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Astrophotography FOV Calculation

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Published on Jan 5, 2013

This video explains how to calculate the field of view given the chip size and the telescope's focal length (Hint: divide one by the other).

Field of view calculator on web:
http://www.12dstring.me.uk/fov.php

The NexImage 5 on Amazon
http://www.amazon.com/Celestron-NexIm...

The Orion StarShoot Pro V2.0 Deep Space Color CCD Imaging camera
http://www.telescope.com/Astrophotogr...

Astro-Tech AT72ED refractor
https://www.astronomics.com/astro-tec...

2" Field flattener for imaging with Astro-Tech and TMB refractors
https://www.astronomics.com/astro-tec...

Andromeda Galaxy on Wikipedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andromed...

You can get answers to all your astronomy related questions on Cloudy Nights
http://www.cloudynights.com/


The Teaching Company has many great courses on DVD related to astronomy

Our Night Sky
http://www.thegreatcourses.com/tgc/co...

Understanding the Universe: An Introduction to Astronomy, 2nd Edition
http://www.thegreatcourses.com/tgc/co...

Many more
http://www.thegreatcourses.com/tgc/se...

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