'… Covington has put a lot of effort into this work and it is very comprehensive and well written.' Astronomy Now
'It is a book that could get an amateur from being a complete astrophotography novice to an advanced DSLR imager ... For someone starting out on the road to DSLR astro-imaging it is well worth having.' Astronomy Now
'… so ideal for astrophotographers …' Spaceflight
'Having used Michael Covington's earlier boo, Astrophotography for the Amateur, I was interested to find out whether digital SLR was up to the same standard. I am pleased to report that it is … Whilst I have been using a Canon 300D for some time, I found this book to be very useful [to] solve some of the difficulties I was having, and can thoroughly recommend this book. it is a valuable addition to the astro-imagers bookshelf.' F.A.S. Newsletter
'You never stop learning about this vast topic, so it's great when a book comes along that's loaded with tips to take your imaging further. … Covington conveys the information in such a relaxed style that even the techie stuff is pleasant to read. Everything about DSLRs you can think of is covered here and the text is complemented by clear and informative line drawings and black and white photos. Illustrations showing you how to couple a camera and a telescope are particularly good and very helpful for beginners. The text is littered with commonsense practical advice and useful tips … every DLSR astrophotographer should have a copy of this great book.' BBC Sky at Night
'… well illustrated with monochrome photos and line diagrams, and there is a useful index. … The book is well written and contains a wealth of practical advice, from someone who's obviously writing from experience.' Mark Williamson, www.satellite-evolution.com
Digital SLR cameras have taken the astrophotography world by storm. In this concise guide, experienced astrophotography expert Michael Covington outlines the essentials that will enable you to get started, to help you get the most from your equipment, and show you how easy and enjoyable DSLR astrophotography can be!