Once again, our equipment guru combed the marketplace to find the most useful and most ingenious products for the fifth incarnation of Astronomy’s Star Products. The 35 items here, presented in alphabetical order by manufacturer, run the gamut. Some are perfect for visual observing, while others will help you excel at astroimaging. There’s something for everyone — beginner to advanced amateur — and in a wide price range.
Manufacturers include: Apogee Imaging Systems, Astro Hutech, Astronomers Without Borders, Astro-Tech, Astronomy Technology Today, Astrozap, Avalon Instruments, Baader Planetarium, Celestron, Denkmeier, Explore Scientific, Howie Glatter, ISTAR Optical, Losmandy, MallinCam, MyCaseBuilder, New Moon Telescopes, Olivon USA, Optec, Orion Telescopes & Binoculars, Pier-Tech, Protostar, Sky-Watcher USA, Software Bisque, Stellarvue, Teeter’s Telescopes, Vixen Optics, Walt’s Observing Charis, and West Virginia University Press.