Message posted by Joerg (Webmaster) on December 12, 2007 at 17:10:29 PST:
A Celestron C-5 mounted to a SLR camera works really well. It has a focal length of 1250mm, or 2000mm with some older digital SLR cameras.
If you use a regular lens, I would say 500mm is the least you want to have.
In Reply to: what's the minimum size camera optics for good photos of the base? posted by psiuh88 on December 12, 2007 at 16:39:55 PST: