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72-inch focal length aerial reconnaissance camera as an astronomical photographic telescope.

David Crampton

72-inch focal length aerial reconnaissance camera as an astronomical photographic telescope.

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Published in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomical photography,
  • Telescope,
  • Lenses

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsToronto, Ont. University.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLE3 T525 MA 1964 C73
    The Physical Object
    Pagination67 leaves.
    Number of Pages67
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14745373M


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Telescope focal length vs. 35mm focal length Dec 7, How does the focal length of a telescope compare to the focal length of a 35mm lens. Look at your camera and your photography equipment. There are tons of things measured in millimeters (i.e. focal length, filter diameter, and sensor/film size just to name a few).

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The effective spectral dispersion of the atmosphere is shown to be about 15 microradians over the visible/near infrared spectrum ( to nanometers) at typical Cited by: 2. An aerial telescope is a type of very long focal length refracting telescope, built in the second half of the 17th century, that did not use a tube.

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