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C1+ Series CMOS Cameras

C1+ camera models are designed to fulfill the gap between small and lightweight C1 models, intended as Moon and planetary cameras and auto-guiders, and C2 cameras, equipped with active sensor cooling and mechanical shutter and thus intended for more serious astronomical imaging and research. C1+ cameras are able to work as C1 ones, only being somewhat heavier and bulkier, and at the same time C1+ can replace the C2 models, only with slightly less cooling performance and lack of mechanical shutter.

C1 Series CMOS Cameras

The C1 series cameras with global shutter CMOS sensors were designed to be small, lightweight imagers for Moon and planets and for automatic telescope guiding. With proper image calibration, C1 cameras provide surprisingly good results also in entry-level deep-sky imaging. The used CMOS sensors response to light is linear up to very close to saturation point, so, C1 cameras can be used for scientific applications like variable star research, too.

C2 Series CMOS Cameras

The cooled C2 series global shutter CMOS cameras were developed for imaging under extremely low-light conditions in astronomy, microscopy and similar areas. Mechanical design of this series inherits from earlier CCD-based G2 Mark II cameras, which makes the C2 series fully compatible with vast range of telescope adapters, off-axis guider adapters, internal or external filter wheels, Camera Ethernet adapters, guiding cameras etc.

Accessories for cameras

External Filter Wheels for cameras

External Filter Wheels for CMOS cameras offer more positions compared to internal filter wheels, embedded into camera head.

Moravian Camera Ethernet Adapter

Moravian Camera Ethernet Adapter allows connection of Cx and Gx series cameras (models G0 to G4) to the control computer using Ethernet interface and TCP/IP protocol stack (this means over Local or Wide Area Networks). Single Moravian Camera Ethernet Adapter contains up to four USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 ports and allows connection of up to four Cx or Gx cameras at the same time.

Mark II CCD cameras

Universal cooled G2 CCD cameras Mark II

The cooled G2 series Mark II CCD cameras were developed for imaging under extremely low-light conditions in astronomy, microscopy and similar areas. Design of this series inherits from earlier G2 Mark I cameras but brings some significant enhancements. G2 cameras employ precise electronics providing uniform frames and extremely low read noise limited only by CCD detector itself.

External Filter Wheels for G2, G3 and G4 CCD cameras Mark II

External Filter Wheels Mark II for G2, G3 and G4 CCD cameras allow using of adjustable telescope/lens adapter.