Astronomical Equipment for Amateurs | Martin Mobberley | Springer
View products from this brand. Tweet Pin it B. This is a practical guide to help you starting in Astronomical Spectroscopy. You have decided to jump into astronomical spectroscopy, or you are thinking about it.
Your First Telescope: Stargazing Tips for Amateur Astronomers
A person's first telescope can tilt one's eyes to the sky in a somewhat permanent fashion, if anecdotal evidence has any standing. Over the years many other amateur astronomers have said their interest in the sky can be traced back to receiving their first telescope over the holidays. With Christmas just behind us, perhaps you now fall into this category. If this were the case, you are now at a very important crossroad, one I can help you navigate. While it is true that many have become "hooked" for life by viewing the wonders of the sky through their first telescope , it is also true that many others have had their initial enthusiasm for astronomy severely dampened by their first telescope — especially if the pleasure-to-frustration ratio becomes too low.