(photo credit: Miguel Claro)
The best telescope is the one you use. I noticed a news story about the green comet with the amazing photo I have attached here, and I have to laugh because that is not what I saw. Anyone who sees astrophotography images on websites and buys a telescope is in for a big disappointment because those images are captured under ideal conditions.
When I was a kid, I convinced my parents to buy me a used Criterion RV-6….