Telescope Basics & understanding them

Image credit Ryan Wick

A series of videos that provides an overview of what beginners to amateur astronomy need to know in order to better understand telescopes and telescope equipment. From the kinds of telescopes out there, to calculating magnification, focal ratio to what eyepieces are available (and more!), this series will help the newbie to astronomy gain a better grasp on what questions they should ask when looking for a telescope or understanding what accessories they may wish to acquire to enhance the telescope they have now.

Check out the Eyes On The Sky website at  and YouTube Channel .

Related channels: Amateur AstronomyStargazing Basics: Learning the night sky