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Home Astro-Imaging CCD & CMOS Cameras Meade CCD Cameras Meade LPI-G Colour Planetary Imager
With our Solar System and guide camera, experience the universe on a whole new level. Lightweight and portable, This LPI-G Colour has a 1280 x 960 pixel CMOS sensor with the ability of capturing 28 frames per second at full resolution!Dual Purpose Camera for imaging and guiding.
The LPI-G Camera perfect for those looking to make the jump into astrophotography. As an astrophotography camera, the 1.25" barrel size allows you to use it in place of your eyepiece. You'll be imaging the Moon, planets, and the Sun (with appropriate filters) in no time with the high-performance CMOS image sensor. As a guide camera, the built-in ST4 auto guider port makes for easy connection. The LPI-G is compatible with a number of guiding and image capture programs such as Maxim DL, PHD, and FireCapture.The LPI-G comes with dedicated Meade astronomy software called Sky Capture, which allows you to record and process video, image capture and processing, as well as other features like dark field correction and image stitching. Product FeaturesLet the Lunar, Planetary Imager and Guider (LPI-G) unleash the inner astrophotographer in you. With our solar, lunar and planetary guide camera, experience the universe on a whole new level. Lightweight and portable, LPI-G comes with a 1280 x 960 pixel CMOS sensor with the ability of capturing 28 frames per second at full resolution.This camera has a USB 2.0 connection and ST-4 guider port for easy connection to the mount. The LPI-G also includes USB cable, software drivers and image capture and processing software.Pixels 1.2 Mega Pixels (1280x960)Pixel Size 3.75 x 3.75 micronsFrames per second / Resolution 28@1280x960; 30@640x480Image Format JPEG, BITMAP, PNG, TIFF, AVI, FITSShutter Electronic Rolling ShutterAccessories USB 2.0 Cable; ST-4 Guide Cable; 1.25" nosepieceSoftware Includes Meade Sky Capture software on CD-ROMImage Sensor CMOS - AR130 Colour CMOS - AR130 MonochromeComputer Requirements Windows (32 & 64 bit) Vista/7/8/10, Windows XP (32 bit), Mac OSX, Linux; USB 2.0 Port; 2GB memo LPI-G camera comes in Colour or Monochrome Can be used for auto-guiding or astrophotography 1.25" Nosepiece and C-mount 1.2 Megapixels CMOS sensor ASCOM compliant ST-4 auto guider portComputer RequirementsThe LPI-G requires a computer running Microsoft Windows, Apple Mac OSX or Linux. The LPI-G plugs to the computer's USB 2.0 (or USB 3.0) port. The LPI-G is bundled with software for image capture and processing. The LPI-G is software controlled.