101mm, f/5.4 APO (Nagler-Petzval) Refractor - Imaging/Visual.
Based on exemplary wide field and planetary visual scopes with added features to make imaging easier and more flexible.
4.9° / 250x (Max. Visual Field / Max. Rec. Power)
“Greater than expected! Pleasure to use, excellent optics. I don't need XXX no more.”
From Our Blog
NP101is: Imaging the Skies Over Northern California! (10/23/2019)
Michael Stark talks about his journey into astro-photography and why he uses the Tele Vue-NP101is to achieve his goals.
NP101is: Imaging the Skies Over Louisiana (05/22/2019)
Astro-imager Phil Wollenberg takes us on a rich nebula tour of the night sky with his Tele Vue-NP101is: "I have been really impressed with the sharpness of the Tele Vue-NP101is. During lunar viewing, other astronomers who look through my scope often comment on the sharpness, clarity, and lack of any false colors."
Tele Vue-NP101is Imaging the Skies of Rhode Island! (10/24/2018)
We found unique takes on familiar deep-sky objects on David Augros' AstroBin account taken with the Tele Vue-NP101is refractor. He says, "this rugged refractor gives me geometrically perfect stars well outside the center of my images. The tube's wide open focuser gets plenty of light onto my full frame Canon 6D sensor, illuminating right to the edge of the field. If I take good flat frames for my imaging session, I often will not even need to crop".