Astrophotography Sig Events

Shown in date descending order.

  • APR
    26

    Live Astrophotography Presentation

    Sun at 06:30 PM Open to Public

    Matt Dieterich will be giving a live presenation via YouTube about telescopes, mounts, and astrophotography. He will share some recent telescope observatories he helped install equipment for. To join the live session, search for The Astro Imaging Channel on You Tube when the live stream begins April 26th at 6:30 PM.

  • APR
    14

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 05:30 PM Open to Public

    Topic: Astrophotography! No special topic this week. Instead, we'll just have a zoom hangout to chat about astrophotography and have some general comraderie. The online zoom link is posted here. Note this meeting will be earlier than normal (since we aren't constrained by the Museum). Meeting will be from 5:30 - 6:30.

  • MAR
    10

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    This Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting (astrophotography event) scheduled for Mar 10, 2020, 08:00 PM is cancelled. Out of an abundance of caution given the current COVID-19 outbreak, the march meeting has been canceled. We will attempt to have our April meeting as planned (details forthcoming). Stay well, everyone!

  • FEB
    11

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    Topic: Special Techniques in PixInsight Renowned astrophotographer Adam Block will be discussing how to use some lesser-known advanced techniques in PixInsight. Come learn how to wield tools like MURE denoise, screen blending, and LocalFuzzyHistogramHyperbolization and use them to make your images better. 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 of the ... more

  • JAN
    24

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Fri at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    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 ... more

  • DEC
    10

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    Topic: Tips for Processing Dark Nebula and Dust Dark nebula and dust can be very challenging to work with in processing. Adam Landefeld will discuss the processing tips and tricks he uses to produce excellent results when working with these challenging elements. 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 of the Museum of Flight.

  • NOV
    12

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    Topic: 3D Printing Telescope Parts and Accessories Calvin will cover, among other things, some basic do's and don'ts of 3D printing, considerations, 3D printers, modeling tools along with a short demo of designing a part in Autodesk Fusion 360 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 of the Museum of Flight.

  • OCT
    08

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    This Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting (astrophotography event) scheduled for Oct 08, 2019, 08:00 PM is cancelled. Mark Anderson was called away to work and won’t be able to present. As such, this talk will be postponed to a later date. Our next talk is scheduled for November 12. See you then!

  • SEP
    10

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    LOCATION CHANGE: This Month's meeting with be in the RED BARN DRAFTING ROOM, not the Red Barn Classroom due to A/V issues. Topic: Imaging Software Overview - The SkyX and LTI Stephanie will be sharing her experiences with using The SkyX, as well as LTI (Light for Imaging) for image capture and system control (http://www.bisque.com/sc/pages/TheSkyX-Professional-Edition.aspx). Come learn about this fantastic control software for running your rig, including running LTI on a Raspberry ... more

  • AUG
    13

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    Topic: Imaging Software Overview - Voyager Wayne Hixson will be sharing his experiences with using Voyager software for image capture and system control (https://www.voyagerastro.com). Come learn about this fantastic control software for running your rig! 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 of the Museum of Flight.