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camera difference

Postby topdown on Tue Dec 09, 2008 6:07 pm

Hello,
I was wondering if you can tell me which is a better choice of camera for astrophotography, a cmos format or ccd? If one is better can you please explain why?

Thankyou for help
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Postby Jne_K on Wed Dec 10, 2008 7:35 am

Hi

Neither one is necessarily better, more a matter of the individual specs on the camera in terms of resolution, chip size, processing software and so on.
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