Programs & Events

Getting Started in Astro-Imaging

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Workshop or Trip
May. 21, 2015 | Thursday, 7:00pm
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Thursday, May 21, 2015; 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 pitfalls for beginners
  • Q&A session

Preregistration is required.  For more information or to register, please contact Jon Inscoe at or 919.707.8860.