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.

  • OCT
    09

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

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

    Topic: Debunking Dithering and Drizzle . Jon will discuss why dithering between frames is so important, as well as how to configure it in software and the role it plays in DrizzleIntegration (both mono and color). 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.

  • SEP
    11

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

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

    Topic: Open Discussion: Imaging Automation with SGP and PHD We will be holding an open Q&A session on automating imaging sessions in SGP. Bring your questions about getting your imaging rig up and running and/or issues you've recently had (focusing, framing, guiding, centering, etc) and we can discuss them as a group. If possible, bring your SGP or PHD logs for troubleshooting reference. This group meets to discuss imaging and processing techniques. No experience or special equipment ... more

  • JUL
    10

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

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

    Topic: Planetary Imaging. We'll have a telescope or two ready to do some planetary imaging of Jupiter in real time (and at dusk!!). This will be perfect practice for the upcoming Mars opposiition at the end of the month! 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.

  • JUL
    08

    Astrophotography Special interest Group

    Sun at 12:00 AM Open to Public
    Default event astrophotography

    APSIG cancelled this month for Table Mountains Star Party/Oregon Star Party

  • JUN
    12

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

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

    Topic: Easy Imaging with a Raspberry Pi Stephanie Anderson will discuss her use of a Raspberry Pi and the KStars/Ekos software to run an Astrophotography rig. Afterward, there will be a general group discussion to help members get ready for the upcoming imaging season. The weather is getting better in Seattle and it is time to make sure your rig is ready to run! This group meets to discuss imaging and processing techniques. No experience or special equipment required! Meets second ... more