Darin E. Fields' Astrophotography Pages

Some Astronomy Links

Taken straight from my bookmarks . . .

Astro accessories

Cameras and used cameras available from KEH Camera Brokers.
Custom Machined Telescope Accessories
Industrial and military shipping cases by Hardigg Cases
Kendrick Astro Instruments - Dew heaters, solar telescopes, battery power packs, PortaBall tele
military shipping cases
Robin Casady's Astro Accessories
ScopeGuard Telescope Transport Cases
Shipping Cases, Transit Cases and Rackmount Cases from Quantum Scientific Inc.
The Case Place- Gun,Camera,Industrial cases and more...
UGONET Photographic Equipment

Astronomy Object Sites

Arp's Catalog Of Peculiar Galaxies
Deep Sky Search_Deep Sky Database_Deep Sky Objects_Galaxies_Globular Clusters_Open Clusters_Neb
Digitized Sky Survey (DSS) Images of NGC-IC Objects
Formation of Structure in the Universe
Images of Planetary Nebulae
Lunar Orbiter Photographic Atlas of the Moon
Messier Index
NGC - IC Project Home Page
SEDS Messier Database
SSU Final Blaze of Glory
The Interactive NGC Catalog Online
The Messier Objects

Astronomy Publications

Amateur Astronomy Magazine
AstroWeb_ Astronomy_Astrophysics on the Internet
Center for Backyard Astrophysics
Science News Online Table of Contents
Sky and Telescope -- Starting out right in CCD imaging
Sky and Telescope Magazine -- Home Page
Universe Today - Home Page_ Space Exploration News from Around the Internet

Astronomy Sites

Adventures in Astrophotography By Jon Kolb
Al Kelly's CCD Astrophotography Page
Arnie Rosner
ASTROCRUISE - Astrophotography by Philip Perkins
astrophotography and telescopes by Mike Leitch
Astrophotography by Jerry Lodriguss
Astrophotography by Preston S. Justis
Astrophotos by Steve Walters
Bobby Middleton's Astrophotography
Celestial Imagery by Chris Anderson
Celestron Fastar and PixCel Page
Cosmic Images of Ron Kohl
Dave Stevick's Weird Telescopes Page
Deep Sky CCD Imaging and Astrophotography
Deep Sky Photography_ Astrophotography by George Greaney
Doc G's Info Site
Ewell Observatory
Genesis Camera
Jeff's Astronomy Page
Lunar Atlas
Matt BenDaniel Astrophotography
Mel Bartels' Home Page
Night Sky Photography by Stosh
Pollux azimutal mounted telescope, picturegallery
Rob Gendler Astropics
Ron Wodaski's astro pages
Schurs Astrophotography astrophotos
The Astrophotography Page of John Boudreau
The Dome of the Sky
The unofficial Celestron Nexstar11GPS telescope support site for your Nexstar telescope
TOC Home Page
Tonkin's Web Page

Astronomy Software

ASDS Software Packages
Astro Archive 2
Astronomy Freeware and Shareware
Astronomy software servers
Astronomy_ Software
Sigma Home Page

Astronomy Stores

a s t r o n o m i c s . c o m [Lobby]
Anacortes Telescope and Wild Bird
APM Information System
Apogee Inc.
Astro Stuff - Celestron Telescopes
AstroBird Classifieds
Astromart - Your global astronomy resource

Astronomy-Mall - Company Descriptions
Edmund Scientifics index
High Point Scientific
Hutech Astronomical Products
ITE - Internet Telescope Exchange
Land Sea & Sky, Home of Takahashi Telescopes
Oceanside Photo and Telescope
Orion Telescopes and Binoculars
Sovietski Collection_ Treasures from a Bygone Era
SSC Astronomy Softeware Products
Surplus Shed
Technical Innovations, Inc.
University Optics Home Page
Welcome to Hands on Optics!
Welcome to Orion Optic UK
Welcome to Software Bisque

CCD Stuff

Fastar CCD Imaging System
Finger Lakes Instrumentation - cooled, low-noise CCD cameras
Instructions and Tips for Using the ST-4 Autoguider
SBIG Santa Barbara Instrument Group
Schneider Optics -- Home

Equipment Guides

A Guide to Astronomy Resources and Organizations.
Astronomical World Wide Web Resources
Astronomy Ratings
ATM's Resource List
Clear Skies Astronomy Equipment Guide
Cookbook CCD camera FAQs
Cookbook CCD camera Home Page
Gemini Control
Lumicon Giant Easy Guider
Search for Astronomy Product Reviews
The Sky Guide- Equipment -- The Telescope Review Web Site

How-to stuff

'Drift Alignment' made simple
Aberrator Scope test
Anti-Vignetting Layer
Astro-Photography Mailing List (APML) Archives
Collimating Newtonian Optics
Exercise in Collimation
FAQ about Collimating a Newtonian telescope
How to focus a CCD camera.
telescope construction and accessories

Losmandy - losmandy bearing replacement
Losmandy Astronomical Products
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The G-11 Tuning Page

Observatories and Science sites

Home Observatories

Amateur Observatories
Hill Roll Off Roof Observatory
Maple Ridge Observatory
Moonglow Observatory _ Fred Bruenjes' Astronomy Stuff
Morden Observatory homepage
The Griffin-Hunter Observatory
The Puckett Observatory


Index Page of NCAR-RAP Real-Time Weather Data website
Operational Significant Event Imagery
TGCO Clear Sky Clock
Unisys Weather
Weather Photography lightning, clouds, atmospheric optics & astronomy

Abrams Planetarium - Skywatcher's Diary Main Page
AMOS Air Force Research Laboratory, Detachment 15
Astralnomicon Observatory Systems
Astronomical Distances and Scales
Astronomy Picture of the Day Archive
Astronomy Resources at STScI
Atmospheric Optics
Center for Backyard Astrophysics
Cloudbait Observatory
Complete Sun and Moon Data for One Day
Dark-Sky Observing Site Directory
DarkSky - A Web Tool for Stargazing
Grove Creek Observatory - AUSTRALIA
Hawaiian Astronomical Society - Deepsky Atlas
History of Astronomy Persons (F)
History of Astronomy
Internationale Amateur-Sternwarte
Life Beyond Earth
Limiting magnitude
Mars Exploration Rover Mission Home
Mt. Graham International Observatory (MGIO)
Mt. Lemmon Observatory
NASA's Visible Earth
Planetary Science World Wide Web Sites
Scale Model Demonstrations of the Solar System
Skyscrapers, Inc. - Amateur Astronomical Society of Rhode Island
Space Today Online -- Global Space and Astronomy Links -- Something Amazing Every Day
SSEC - NOAA GOES-8 Satellite Images
Steward Observatory Mirror Laboratory
The Chandra X-ray Observatory Center - Gateway to the universe of x-ray astronomy!
The Galileo Project, Homepage
University of Arizona Astronomy Camp!
USNO Astronomical Applications Department--moon data
USNO Astronomical Applications Department
USNO Master Clock Time
Where is the International Space Station_

Quickcam Stuff

Astrophotography with a QuickCam
How to disassemble a Quickcam
Logitech Quickcam Cameras
Logitech _ Support _ Downloads _ Grayscale QuickCam

Star Parties

Cherry Springs - Stargazer's Paradise
Pennsylvania State Parks -Cherry Springs

Telescope Manufacturers

Celestron FTP site for Manuals
Celestron International
Company Seven _ Astro-Optics Division Home Page
Discovery Telescopes, Incorporated
Excelsior Optics
High accuracy parabolic newtonian primary telescope mirrors in 8 and 10 inch diameters
Meade Instruments Corporation - World's Leading Manufacturer of Astronomical Telescopes for the
MillenniumMount - Welcome!
Optical Guidance Systems Telescopes
Parallax Instruments
RC Optical Systems
SciTech Astronomical Research
SKY-WATCHER TELESCOPE-for people curious enough to look up and wonder
Starsplitter's Home page
Tele Vue Table of Contents
Vixen Home Page
Vixen North America Welcome Page
William Optics

Clear Sky Clocks in Pennsylvania
Google Web Directory - Science > Astronomy > Business > Telescopes, Binoculars and Acc
Photometric systems and colors