Best First Telescope for Astronomy

Are you thinking of purchasing a telescope but don't know where to start? Watch this week's Telescope Talk Hangout for expert advice! Everybody needs to start somewhere in amateur astronomy and the decision to buy a telescope is a big one. In th

Published on 28th Jun, 2017

Are you thinking of purchasing a telescope but don't know where to start? Watch this week's Telescope Talk Hangout for expert advice!

Everybody needs to start somewhere in amateur astronomy and the decision to buy a telescope is a big one. In this hangout, Tony Darnell, Adam Smith and John Suffill give some advice for those considering buying their very first telescope including refractor vs reflector, price points, and much more.