Programs & Events

Getting Started in Astro-Imaging

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Workshop or Trip
Apr. 24, 2014 | Thursday, 7:00pm
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Thursday, April 24, 2014; 7:00pm-8:30pm
Minimum age 14.
Location: Nature Research Center - Environmental Conference Center - 4th floor

Covering the basic areas of getting started in Astro-Imaging, this class is targeted to adults of any age with a interest in learning more about astronomy.  We will specifically address the following areas:

  • What is Astro-Imaging
  • What equipment is needed
  • What kinds of cameras can be used
  • What kinds of astronomical targets can be imaged
  • Common pit falls for beginners
  • Q&A session

Participants are welcom to bring their cameras if they wish.

Preregistration is required.  For more information or to registrer, please contact Debbie Huston at or 919.707.9840.