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Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

Details

Public

Type: Astrophotography Sig

Held on: Jul 09, 2019 (Tue) at 07:00 PM to Jul 09, 2019 (Tue) at 09:00 PM

Speaker: Nik Joshi

Location: Museum of Flight Red Barn Classroom

Event Coordinator: Matt Dahl

Overview

Topic: Planetary/Lunar Imaging

Nik Joshi will be discussing techniques and best practices for planetary and lunar imaging.  With the upcoming 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, there is no better time to start imaging the moon!

This group meets to discuss imaging and processing techniques. No experience or special equipment required!

Meets second Tuesday of the month in the Redbarn Classrom at the Museum of Flight.

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Latitude 47.517993, Longitude -122.2963839

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Announcements

over 4 years ago

Reminder

This is just a friendly reminder that the Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting (astrophotography event) is scheduled for Jul 09, 2019, 07:00 PM. Please come out and join us! Nik Joshi will be discussing Lunar and Planetary imaging, just in time for the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11. Come learn how to take great shots of the moon and planets!

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    over 4 years ago

    Reminder

    This is just a friendly reminder that the Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting (astrophotography event) is scheduled for Jun 11, 2019, 07:00 PM. Please come out and join us!

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    over 4 years ago

    Reminder

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