QHYCCD PoleMaster is now available with adapters for AZEQ6, NEQ6, EQ8, AZEQ5, HEQ5, iOptron, AVX, Takahashi, CGEM, SXD, SXD2, SXW, SXP and MESU mounts. Supports both northern and southern hemisphere operation. Retail price USD269 (without adapter). Adapters are USD30 to USD50.
Welcome to QHYCCD - Your Source for Astronomical CCD and CMOS Cameras
QHYCCD designs and manufactures world-leading astronomical cameras, ranging from entry-level to professional, CMOS and CCD, front-illuminated and back-illuminated, specially crafted for amateur and professional astronomers worldwide.
Orion Panorama. An image/composition of three popular targets surrounding Orion, including M78, the Horsehead Nebula and M42, taken by Terry Hancock with his beta test QHY367C 36mp full frame (35mm format) cooled CMOS Camera. (Click image for larger size)
New! High-End Full Frame COLDMOS Cameras
Two New Models include: True RAW Image Output, Zero Amplifier Glow, 14 Stops Dynamic Range, 14-bit ADC, Anti-Dew Design, 128MB In-Camera DDR buffer.
QHY367C36Megapixel, full frame (35mm format) COLDMOS camera with 2.0 - 3.2e- read noise, 58ke- full well capacity, and more great features. USD4399.
QHY128C24 Megapixel, full frame (35mm format) COLDMOS camera. 1.8 - 4.0e- read noise, 74ke- full well capacity, and more great features. USD3499. Promotional Price USD2999 for orders placed before 2017.12.31.
A 4-panel mosaic of the Blue Horse Head Nebula captured by Frank Zoltowski using the QHY168C and AT65EDQ telescope. The QHY168C is a 16 Megapixel, APS-C format, 14-bit COLDMOS camera with low 2.3 - 3.2e- read noise. This is the same sensor used in the Nikon D5100 camera. The QHY168C has a nice dynamic range, close to 14 stops and includes QHYCCD's unique low thermal noise design. USD$1499.