Astrophotography Events

Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

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Open to Public

Type: Astrophotography

Held on: Jan 24, 2020 (Fri) at 07:00 PM to Jan 24, 2020 (Fri) at 09:00 PM

Speaker: Kerry-Ann Lecky Hepburn

Location: Museum of Flight Red Barn DRAFTING ROOM

Event Coordinator: Matt Dahl

Special Meeting will be held in Red Barn Drafting Room, not the Red Barn Classroom, as normal

Topic: Taking Your Best Images Under Poor Conditions

Kerry will share her planning and post-processing techniques used while producing some of her best and favourite deepsky and nightscape images that were taken under less than ideal weather or man-made conditions. In the end after seeing her creative process from start to finish, she hopes that you will be inspired to do the same.

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

Normally meets second Tuesday of the month in the Red Barn Classroom of the Museum of Flight.

Shown in date descending order.

  • JUL
    09

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:00 PM Open to Public
    Default event astrophotography

    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.

  • JUN
    11

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:00 PM Open to Public
    Default event astrophotography

    Topic: How to Choose an Astrocam Jon will explore the differences between astro cameras and how to make decisions among them. He will disucss, among other things, CCD vs CMOS architecture, DSLR advantages and limitations, FOV, Image Scale, and telescope/pixel size matching. NOTE: This month's meeting will be in the Red Barn Drafting Room, not the classroom, due to a scheduling conflict. Please see the image below for directions on reaching the Drafting room. This group meets to ... more

  • MAY
    14

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:00 PM Open to Public
    Default event astrophotography

    Topic: Cable Managment: Controlling the Chaos. Matt Dahl will discuss the importance of cable management in your astrophotography rig and showcase different options for managing your connections. This group meets to discuss imaging and processing techniques. No experience or special equipment required! Meets second Tuesday of the month in the Red Barn Classroom at the Museum of Flight.

  • APR
    09

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:00 PM Open to Public
    Default event astrophotography

    Topic: MureDenoise in PixInsight. Wade Hilmo will be discussing his experiences with the MureDenoise script in PixInsight. Come learn how to use this relatively new and powerful PI script! This group meets to discuss imaging and processing techniques. No experience or special equipment required! Meets second Tuesday of the month in the Red Barn Classroom at the Museum of Flight.

  • MAR
    12

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:00 PM Open to Public
    Default event astrophotography

    Topic: The Power of (Photographic) Speed. Stephanie Anderson will discuss her latest use of the Celestron 8" RASA - an f/2 Schmidt Astrograph. Achieving amazing results in a fraction of the time, the RASA is an amazing instrument for PNW imagers. This group meets to discuss imaging and processing techniques. No experience or special equipment required! Meets second Tuesday of the month in the Red Barn Classroom at the Museum of Flight.