Everyone can be an Astrophotographer! The Polarie Star Tracker Mount attaches to a standard camera tripod and can accept any digital camera weighing up to 7 lbs. Using the included compass on the Polarie, orient the mount to face north. This easy to use mount features a North Star alignment window that you point at Polaris. The Polarie Mount can also use a polar scope for alignment. Once set, the Polarie tracks with the motion of the stars to eliminate “star trailing” on your photos resulting in sharp images of the Universe. You can even use Your Polarie with your smart phone with the available smart phone adapter.
The Polarie Star Tracker from Vixen is designed to not only be functional, but also to be compact and attractive. The unit has no visible screws and although, not waterproof, it is designed to function in most weather conditions. In the March 2012 edition of