Astrophotography Sig Events

Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

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Open to Public

Type: Astrophotography Sig

Held on: Jun 08, 2021 (Tue) at 07:15 PM to Jun 08, 2021 (Tue) at 09:00 PM

Speaker: Alex Pinkin

Event Coordinator: Matt Dahl

Topic: Building a weather monitoring station. Alex Pinkin will discuss his techinque for building his weather monitoring station for his observatory.

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

Please email event coordinator Matt at m_dahl@mac.com for the link to this meeting.

Meets second Tuesday of the month, normally in the Red Barn Classroom of the Museum of Flight.  This meeting will be online via Zoom during the global COVID pandemic.

Shown in date descending order.

  • JUL
    14

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    Topic: Photographing Comets With comet NEOWISE in the sky, now is a great time to do some comet photography! Looking to learn how to image comets? We'll go over some basics on getting a good image. Already captured the comet? Come share with the group your tips and tricks for getting your shot (and share your images!). Meeting pw, if needed: 425333 This group meets to discuss imaging and processing techniques. No experience or special equipment required! Meets second Tuesday ... more

  • JUN
    09

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    Topic: Astrophotography Round Table General discussion about astrophotography topics. Come ask questions, share your experiences, and discuss the latest things happening in AP. Meeting pw, if needed: 165831 This group meets to discuss imaging and processing techniques. No experience or special equipment required! Meets second Tuesday of the month, normally in the Red Barn Classroom of the Museum of Flight. This meeting will be online for the foreseeable future until the Museum reopens.

  • MAY
    15

    Learn to take stellar photos with your phone

    Fri at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    GRAB YOUR PHONE AND LEARN HOW TO TAKE STELLAR PHOTOS! If you have ever wanted to try your hand at astrophotography or hone your existing skills, now is your chance to do it from home! All you need is your cell phone! This beginners’ overview class will be led by the President of the East Bay Astronomical Society, Richard Ozer, and will guide you through basic steps of astrophotography. Use the following link to view the ... more

  • MAY
    14

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Thu at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    Topic: Polar Alignment This will be a online WebEx group discussion surrounding Polar Alignment, moderated by Scott Carness. Meeting will be from 6:30 - 7:30. Come join us to learn about and share your experiences polar aligning! Meeting number (access code): 625 121 762 Meeting password: jiPDMb6K6E3 (54736265 from phones and video systems)

  • 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.