The unimaginable has become reality. Designed for those who refuse to settle
for anything less than the best, Hyperia is the world’s most powerful exploration station.
This perfect combination of telescope and camera offers you a gateway to a
previously inconceivable journey to the farthest reaches of the Universe.
Just try out the power of the most advanced astronomical instrument ever developed.
With a design both stylish and rugged, being firmly anchored to the ground, Hyperia stands in
a class of its own.
Hyperia is made of Zicral, an alloy used in the aerospace industry for its outstanding
mechanical performance and exceptional resistance to extreme conditions.
Hyperia is equipped with Direct Drive motorization, as used in the major professional
This technology allows for unmatched pointing speeds and perfect sidereal tracking,
offering a level of performance that defies the test of time.
Hyperia’s powerful frame is packed with the very best components available
on the market.
Simply unique, unclassifiable.
Equipped with Sony’s latest technological gem, the IMX455 full-frame monochrome sensor,
Hyperia is not only state-of-the-art but is set to remain so forever.
Our evolutionary system means you can replace the existing sensor with the latest technology
on the market.
You can always remain one step ahead and benefit from the very best.
- Full frame 24×36 Back Illuminated CMOS sensor.
- Breath-taking 61 million pixel image definition.
- Enhanced sensor sensitivity with 91% quantum efficiency.
- 3.76μm pixel size.
- Extremely low read noise of just 1.5e-.
- Full-Well Capacity of 51ke- (200ke- in BIN2).
- 16-bit analog-to-digital converter.
Uncompromising optical design endows the Sony sensor with the full range of its advanced
capabilities. The result is the ultimate in sensor-optical symbiosis.
- 150mm Apochromatic (Triplet) refractor.
- Focal length 1050mm (F/D=7).
- Field of view: 1.97° x 1.3° (F/D=7).
- Limit magnitude: 20.
- Theoretical separating power: 0.9arcsec.
- Sampling: 0.7arcsec.
Exposure time – 06h50 | SHO | 150mm f/7 | IMX455
Exposure time – 6h00 | LRGB | 150mm f/7 | IMX455
Exposure time – 5h09 | LRGB | 150mm f/7 | IMX455
Exposure time – 8h10 | SHO | 150mm f/7 | IMX455
The Great Barred Spiral Galaxy
Exposure time – 7h10 | LRGB | 150mm f/7 | IMX455
Exposure time – 5h30 | LRGB | 150mm f/7 | IMX455
Feel the infinitely great.
Photograph the Universe and get the most stunning images.
Hyperia plunges you into the very heart of the Universe, revealing all of
its splendor. Marvel at the beauty of the galaxies, nebulae, star clusters or the moon, all
with an incredible level of detail.
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Vaonis stemmed from a powerful ambition to revolutionize the practice of Astronomy
and shake up its codes. To achieve this, we had to follow unexplored pathways.
Shape and form define usage. All our products are developed with the
utmost attention to detail, reflected in finely drawn lines. The choice of
components is intimately linked to their silhouette and function. The result is an
iconic design where purity has a purpose – that of elegance serving an unforgettable
Body and Heart are now ready to play in harmony. All that is needed is a guiding
Soul, a conductor to spirit the cosmic symphony to life.
Reveal the invisible.
Five years of research and development have enabled us to design the most
advanced autonomous image processing system in the world.
Our onboard software performs millions of operations per second to reveal
the smallest details and capture the tiniest particle of light.
Capable of adapting in real-time, it analyses the images to remove any
Just contemplate an end result of exceptional finesse.
Master the power and explore the universe at your fingertips using our
We have designed an intuitive app that will take you to the far reaches of
the cosmos with utmost ease.
Once Hyperia has been initialized, just let yourself be guided. You will
receive customized recommendations as to which objects to observe according to your
geolocation and the astronomical calendar, as well as educational content on the secrets of
You will be accompanied at each stage in your journey through space.
Get full control of your journey.
The Space Center is the place from which you will start your exploration. This is where you will manage your companion and find specific information depending on your location. From this screen, you will get direct access to Vaonis enriched content, you will be able to choose between two brand new modes of observation, and much more in the future.
Take the big leap in a matter of seconds.
Once activated, launch Hyperia’s initialization process. Thanks to its
starfield analysis and autofocus, you can start your space exploration in less than five
Choose your destination.
Choose your destination among thousand of stellar objects in our
regularly updated catalog.
The Pillars of Creation, the Tulip Nebula, the Andromeda Galaxy – what
would you like to explore next ?
Image Live Stacking
Experience the birth of a star.
It only takes a few seconds for Hyperia to deliver the first image of
your destination before stacking up dozens, hundreds, or even thousands of others in
real-time and so gradually reveal the details and colors of the selected object.
Whether within a few minutes or over several hours, you decide what
level of detail you want to achieve in your final image. Patience is a virtue and the
beauties of the Universe are to be won through merit and perseverance.
Automation that puts you in control.
- Choose an unlisted stellar object to observe using manual pointing.
- Control the field rotator yourself and proceed with your own framing.
- Choose your own camera settings :
Exposure time up to 1 hour with narrowband filters.
Gain 0 to +36dB.
Binning 1×1 and 2×2.
Sensor temperature (down to -35°C from ambient).
Dynamic crop (to allow higher speed acquisitions).
FITS, TIFF, JPG formats,
Calibration image capture (Dark, Offset and Flats).
Defogging and focus adjustment.
- Capture the full Art of the Universe, make your own editings and express your
The finest observatory is the one that suits you.
Dreams are made under undying stars. Having your very own observatory is
the means to create your own celestial realm. You can plunge deep into the heart of the
Universe as you step out from that most authentic of space vessels – your home.
Create the product that suits you best by choosing from a wide range of options.
Hyperia is in your own image. Unique.
Fast connections to achieve the sublime.
Hyperia is equipped with high-performance connections to provide optimal viewing comfort.
Choose between our wired or wireless connection systems to transfer your images seamlessly.
Integrated Gigabit Ethernet.
Optional wireless connectivity.
Control Hyperia from your internet connection.
110/230 VAC power supply
We study your specifications and accompany you through each stage to bring your project to life.
Solutions for all types of floors.
Complete your Hyperia’s protection with a range of dedicated covers.
Treat yourself to the extraordinary.
The Hyperia experience offers you :
Follow-up of the manufacturing process.
A 2-year warranty (extension possible).
The optical control bulletin.