Starwave 152mm f/5.9 refractor - a first look

Altair Astro's new 6-inch f/5.9 achromat is taken for a test drive ... Read More...

Celestron SkyProdigy 6 SCT - a first look

Would you like a reliable self-aligning GoTo 'scope? ... Read More...

Ade's not left the planet, just moved to New Zealand!

Apologies for the delay in issuing any recent updates, but I have an excuse! Read More...

Computerised object location for Dobsonians

Would you like to add digital setting circles to your Dob the easy way? Read More...

Falling in love with telescopes (again)

Sometimes, a 'scope comes along that reminds you why you love observing ... Read More...

"So, Ade, which 'scope do you use?" ...

This is a question that I get asked quite frequently, so I thought I'd share one of my favourites... Read More...

Interactive webcam calculator

If you use a webcam on your 'scope, my latest JavaScript interactive utility will help you get the most out of it... Read More...

Do you have a favourite 'scope?

It largely comes down to personal preference, but here's my take on favourite 'scopes... Read More...

Auto-tracking mounts gain in popularity

If you like the idea of a tracking alt-azimuth mount but dislike GoTos, the SupaTrak range maybe just what you're looking for... Read More...

Looking for cheap digital setting circles?

Here's a handy little gizmo that will help you computerise your 'scope... Read More...

Looking for an observatory on a budget?

If you're looking for a portable observatory, this may be just the thing you need... Read More...

Let's hear it for the 6-inch f/8 Newtonian!

A classic reborn - that's how I felt when I used the Sky-Watcher Explorer-150PL from Optical Vision Ltd. ... Read More...

Announcing Sky Almanac v3

Now you have no excuse for missing the International Space Station, planetary conjunctions and more! ... Read More...

Tune-up your eyes for optimal nighttime viewing!

If you wear glasses for distant viewing, are they optimised for nighttime use? ... Read More...

Improving your Newtonian's performance

With a small amount of work you can transform the views delivered by your reflector... Read More...

Interactive 'scope calculator

Take the guesswork out of telescope math with this handy utility... Read More...

My experience of NEAF 2007

If you're into telescopes and accessories, there's one show you can't miss... Read More...

What's the smallest reflecting telescope you'd use?

If you think a Newtonian under 10cm (4-inch) aperture is too small to be useful, consider this... Read More...