The first recommended website is that of Stargazers Lounge, which, at the time of writing has over 23,000 members worldwide, and is rapidly becoming the world’s leading online resource for Astronomy. If your not a member already, I would recommend signing up as soon as possible.

Stargazers Lounge

Online astronomy forum of International repute

First Light Optics

Suppliers of astronomical telescopes, binoculars and accessories.

Starlight Xpress

cost-effective cooled CCD cameras and accessories for astronomy

Ian King Imaging

CCD cameras, telescopes and accessories

Modern Astronomy

For visual, video and CCD astronomy

Baader Planetarium

Photographic CCD filters and other accessories


Photographic CCD filters

Websites created by some very good friends and colleagues, many of who are regular contributors to the mainstream astronomy magazines.

Steve Loughran


Martin Bradley


Mike Deegan

Mike’s Astroimaging

Harry Page

Harry’s Astro Shed


Astronomy Now Online
Sky At Night Magazine
Sky & Telescope Magazine
Astronomy Magazine

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