Olympus TG-2 and digiscoping

Started Apr 22, 2013 | Discussions thread
ForumParentFirstPreviousNextNext unread
Flat view
Barry Carter
Veteran MemberPosts: 4,363Gear list
Like?
Olympus TG-2 and digiscoping
Apr 22, 2013

What I like about the TG-2 besides its ruggedness, is its ability to accept auxillary lenses sans adapter tubes.  Next is the fact that the lenses do not extend; making close-coupling possible and no vignetting!  Here is an image of a dollar bill photographed from a distance of 10 ft, using a Questar Telescope.   http://www.barrie-tao.com/afocal.html

Next is to see how it works for lunar and planetary astrophotography, and birding.

http://www.pbase.com/image/149812041.jpg

http://www.pbase.com/rat8bug/image/149811921.jpg

Ciao...Barry

 Barry Carter's gear list:Barry Carter's gear list
Nikon D5200 Nikon D5300
ForumParentFirstPreviousNextNext unread
Flat view
ForumParentFirstPreviousNextNext unread
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow