Planets-&-Astriods
Astronomy Resources

Explore the world of astronomy equipment, software and educational facilities and resources.

Seronik-LighTrack 0011
Review: A New Travel Mount for Astrophotography

We put the LighTrack II from Fornax Mounts through its paces.

Telescope store
Tips For Choosing Your First Telescope

The holiday season may tempt you to buy a telescope, but our expert advice will help you focus on what’s really important.

AuroraD810Am
Product Review: Nikon D810A DSLR Camera

Nikon’s first full-frame camera for astrophotographers is loaded with great features.

Seronik-Crescent Moon
Grab-and-Go Astronomy

Enjoyable night-sky sessions sometimes last only a few minutes. Are you ready to swing into action?

Sigma 50mm Art Series lens
Product Review: Sigma 50mm f/1.4 Art Series Lens

Is this the best 50mm astro lens ever made?

Merrick-GammaCygnus region
Product Review: iOptron SkyGuider Tracking Mount

We test a new portable tracking mount.

Celestron Evolution Optics
Product Review: Celestron’s NexStar Evolution

The Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope continues to evolve.

Seronik-Moon-NW quadrant
Telescopes for the Moon

What kind of telescope is best for viewing the Moon? As with so many things, there isn’t a right answer.