Moravian instruments, Inc., source:, printed: 26.09.2023 1:35:10

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M51 “Whirlpool Galaxy” (C2-9000 first light)
 The image shown here was acquired by Martin Myslivec with a first C2-9000 production camera on the 400mm Newtonian telescope. Despite rather modest exposure times, just 2.5 hours per LRGB channel, the resulting image shows the famous M51 in incredible details.

The C2-9000 camera seems to be a perfect starter camera for both astro-photographers and researchers. At the same time, it remains very useful also for advanced users because of very high sensitivity and low read noise of the used IMX533 sensor, especially when combined with Moravian Instruments build quality and thoughtful design with precision and efficient sensor cooling, mechanical shutter, compatibility with internal and external filter wheels, wide set of adapters and other accessories.