Starizona HyperStar 14" v4 Lens
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Starizona HyperStar 14-Inches Version 4 Lens
The Starizona HyperStar 14" v4 Lens is a specialized optical accessory designed for astrophotography enthusiasts.
It is specifically engineered for use with Schmidt-Cassegrain telescopes, offering a unique and powerful imaging solution.
This lens features an ultra-fast focal ratio of f/2, allowing for rapid light collection and reduced exposure times.
With a wide 27 arc-minute field of view, it enables the capture of large-scale celestial objects in a single frame, eliminating the need for time-consuming mosaics.
The HyperStar 14" v4 Lens is seamlessly compatible with the Starizona HyperStar system, ensuring a hassle-free setup.
Crafted with premium optics, it minimizes aberrations and distortion, delivering high-quality, true-to-life astrophotographs with exceptional clarity and detail.
This lens empowers astrophotographers to efficiently and creatively explore the wonders of the universe.
Features and Highlights
- Fast Focal Ratio: The HyperStar 14" v4 lens converts the native f/11 focal ratio of the Celestron 14" Edge HD telescope to a much faster f/2, allowing for significantly shorter exposure times in astrophotography. This means you can capture more detail in a shorter amount of time
- Wide Field of View: It provides an exceptionally wide field of view, making it well-suited for capturing large celestial objects like galaxies, nebulae, and star clusters. This expansive view enables you to photograph extensive areas of the night sky in a single frame.
- High-Quality Optics: The lens is engineered with precision optics to maintain high image quality and reduce optical aberrations, even at the fast focal ratio. This ensures that your images are sharp, clear, and free from distortions.
- Compatible with Various Cameras: The HyperStar lens is designed to work with a range of cameras, including CCD, CMOS, and DSLR cameras, providing versatility in astrophotography setups. This allows you to use the camera you prefer or have available for your astrophotography projects.
- Easy Installation and Adjustment: The lens is designed for easy installation and removal, enabling quick setup and adjustment in the field without the need for complex tools. This user-friendly design streamlines your astrophotography process.
- Improved Signal-to-Noise Ratio: Its fast focal ratio allows for shorter exposure times, potentially leading to improved signal-to-noise ratio in astrophotography. This can result in clearer and more detailed images, especially in low-light conditions.
- Enhanced Deep-Sky Imaging: The HyperStar 14" v4 lens excels in capturing deep-sky objects like galaxies, nebulae, and star clusters due to its wide field of view and fast focal ratio. This capability allows you to photograph a wide range of celestial wonders with exceptional clarity and detail.
Made in USA: Crafted with precision and pride in the USA, the Starizona HyperStar 14" v4 Lens embodies a commitment to quality and craftsmanship. Manufactured with meticulous attention to detail, this lens is a testament to American engineering excellence.
Starizona HyperStar Features Video:
David H. Levy's thoughts on HyperStar:
Instructional Video on How to install your HyperStar:
✓ Starizona HyperStar 14" v4 Lens
✓ Secondary Mirror Holder
✓ Secondary Mirror Mounting Plate w/ Knob
✓ Camera Adapter & Dust Cap
|Maximum Usable Sensor Size:||43mm Diagonal (Full Frame)|
|Field of View (with 43mm sensor): 3.45 degrees||3.45 degrees|
|Camera Adapter Threaded:||2" (48mm) Filters|
|Backfocus (from mounting thread to focal plane):||67.4mm (2.65")|
|Length (without camera adapter):||5.1"|
Starizona HyperStar 14" v4 Lens Product Manual