The Riccard Dall-Kirkham 500 Astrograph is a state of the art optical tube designed by Massimo Riccardi, the Chief Optical Designer at Officina Stellare who has created a 500mm astrograph resulting in fantastic astro-imaging performance and quality.... Learn MoreModel#: RIDK500SGA
The Riccardi Large Astrograph, RiLA, is the first of its kind thanks to the review of Italian optical designer, Massimo Riccardi.... Learn MoreModel#: RILA400PRE
The Officina Stellare Rila Series are known for having a fast focal ratio with a wide corrected field of view while maintaining a lightweight body. The apertures range from 300mm all the way to 800mm. The Rila 500 has a f/5 focal ratio.... Learn MoreModel#: RILA500SGA
The Officina Stellare RiFAst astrograph series was designed to be a further step up from the RiLA series as far as focal ratio and field of view to accommodate a wider range of imagers, rotators, focusers and guiders!... Learn MoreModel#: RIFA400CGC
A magnificient designer of a wide variety of astrographs, Officina Stellare is highly respected when it comes to top quality telescopes designed for astrophotography. Their known for fast telescopes with short focal ratios, which excel at deep sky astrophotography. Most of their scopes arem carbon fiber and feature very high quality glass. Evolving from decades of research, these astrographs are based upon Ritchey Chrètien, Maksutov-Cassegrain, RiLa, and last but not least, the Riccardi-Honders model. Other great aspects Officina Stellare has implemented into their telescopes include collimation, optical quality, focusing, and of course amazing accessories such as beautiful cases, spotting scopes, focusers etc.