MallinCam Junior Pro PC (color). 811 x 508 pixels (380K). Sensor size 7.4 x 5.95 mm. Equivalent to an 8mm eyepiece. Fits 1-1/4″ focuser. Includes focal reducer assortment. Comes with Samsung LCD monitor. There are control keys on back of camera and an on-screen display in the monitor. Also, kit includes a video-to-USB adapter for control and viewing with a PC. Good for lunar, solar (with filter), planetary and deep sky objects. PC control and viewing require download of free drivers and control software. A powerful imaging tool, but has a steep learning curve. Equipment orientation and assistance is available.
Stored by/ Loaned to: Steve L.
First Fridays at Ivy Creek Natural Area, October 7, 8 pm to 9:30 pm
Learn from a short indoor astronomy lecture about the upcoming events in the heavens. Then after the skies darken CAS volunteers will help point out constellations and nebula.
Use the Charlottesville Astronomical Society’s telescopes or bring your own.
Free and open to all. Viewing from 8:00 to 9:30 pm.
Meet outdoors in the field next to the barn at the Ivy Creek Natural Area. Cloudy skies cancel the outdoor portion.
This event will recur on the even months throughout the year.