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NexImage 5 Solar System Imager 5MP

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  • $359.00
Capture high resolution 5MP planetary, lunar and solar images. Combined with the included software package, NexImage 5MP can bring out tremendous detail and produce images that will rival those taken with astronomical cameras costing hundreds more.5 Mega pixel color sensor with Micron DigitalClarity technology to dramatically reduce image noise levels. Small pixels sizes provide sub arc-second planetary detail with most telescopes. View and capture live video on your computer. Software automatically filters out video frames most affected by poor atmospheric "seeing" leaving only the sharpest, clearest frames to be stacked and aligned into one high quality image. Machined aluminum 1.25" adapter barrel makes NexImage compatible with most any telescope. Barrel accepts standard 1.25 inches eyepiece filters 1.25" adapter barrel makes NexImage compatible with most any telescope. Camera control software allows you to manually change the gain, contrast, exposure time, frame rate and color saturation using your PC. Camera body has integrated C-threads for direct threaded connection to telescope. Integrated IR-cut optical window. Selectable ?region of interest? sub-framing 2x2 and 4x4 binning capability. Progressive scan. Includes USB 2.0 cable
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Celestron offers a wide array of high-quality, affordable, and user-friendly planetary imagers!s Click here to learn more on how to choose an imager that’s right for you.

Capture high-resolution planetary, lunar and solar images with almost any telescope with the NexImage 5 Solar System Imager. Combined with the included software package, NexImage 5 brings out tremendous detail and produces images rivaling those taken with astronomical cameras costing hundreds more.

Simply point your telescope at the Moon or a planet and record a quick video. The included software analyzes each frame of video, throws away the fuzzy ones, and perfectly aligns the remaining images. The result is a bright, clear image with the maximum amount of color and detail. NexImage 5 is a great way to get started with astroimaging, especially if you live in a light-polluted area. If you can see the planet the sky, you can image it with NexImage 5!s

  • 5 Mega pixel color sensor with Micron® DigitalClarity® technology to dramatically reduce image noise levels
  • Small pixel sizes provide sub arc-second planetary detail with most telescopes
  • View and capture live video on your computer
  • Software automatically filters out video frames most affected by poor atmospheric conditions, leaving only the sharpest, clearest frames to be stacked and aligned into one high-quality image
  • Camera control software allows you to manually change the gain, contrast, exposure time, frame rate and color saturation using your PC
  • Selectable “region of interest” sub-framing
  • Machined aluminum 1.25" adapter barrel with C-threads for direct threaded connection to almost any telescopes
  • Can be used with standard 1.25” eyepiece filterss
  • Integrated IR-cut optical window
  • 2x2 and 4x4 binning capability in color
  • Progressive scan
  • Includes USB 2.0 cable

Features

  • 5 Mega pixel color sensor with Micron® DigitalClarity® technology to dramatically reduce image noise levels
  • Software automatically filters out video frames most affected by poor atmospheric conditions, leaving only the sharpest, clearest frames to be stacked and aligned into one high-quality image
  • View and capture live video on your computer
  • Manually adjust gain, contrast, exposure time, frame rate and color saturation using your PC
  • Machined aluminum 1.25" adapter barrel with C-threads for direct threaded connection to almost any telescopes

Specfications

  • Mounting: 1.25" barrel nose piece
  • Chip: 1/2.5" format, color CMOS Sensor
  • Camera Resolution: 5MP - 9 different settings to choose from ranging from 640x480 to 2592x1944
  • Sensor Size: 5.7mm x 4.28mm (7 mm diagonal)
  • Pixel Size: 2.2 micron square
  • Sensitivity: .53 V/ lux-sec (@550nm)
  • USB Connection: High-Speed USB 2.0 cable
  • Frames per Second: 6.23 to 52.37 at the lowest resolution, 0.71 to 5.99 at the highest resolution
  • Redundant w/Exposure Range: 1/10000 to 30 seconds
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