Astrophotography Sig Events

Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

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Open to Public

Type: Astrophotography Sig

Held on: Dec 08, 2020 (Tue) at 07:15 PM to Dec 08, 2020 (Tue) at 09:00 PM

Speaker: TBD

Location: Online

Event Coordinator: Matt Dahl

Topic: TBD

 

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 during the global COVID pandemic.

Shown in date descending order.

  • MAY
    14

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    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

    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

    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.

  • FEB
    19

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    Topic: "What the heck is wrong with this stupid thing!?": Tactics for troubleshooting under duress. Rescheduled from 2/12/19. For full summary, see "Notes" section below. 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.

  • FEB
    12

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    This Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting (astrophotography event) scheduled for Feb 12, 2019, 07:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather. I am attempting to reschedule this event for next week, but haven't heard back from the Museum yet. If I can't reschedule it for then, it will be moved to April's meeting. I'll post to the calendar as soon as we have a make-up date. Stay safe and warm everyone!

  • JAN
    08

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    Topic: Nightscapes, How Can Our Astroimages Transcend the Digital World? How can our astrophotos last forever in today’s digital society? For many, the enjoyment is in capturing and processing an astrophoto, but are there more beneficial ways to promote our work outside the digital world? The answer is yes, and we should share our astrophotography in a manner that reaches larger audiences and lasts for future generations. For full summary, see "Notes" section below. This group ... more

  • DEC
    11

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    Topic: Processing discussion. Given the latest bit of clear weather, it's a good time to bring your data to the APSIG meeting to ask processing questions. If no one has any to bring with them, Matt will discuss some of the challenges and new techniques used on his latest mosaic image. 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.

  • NOV
    13

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    Topic: Astro Pixel Processor. Wayne Hixson will discuss his experiences with the processing software Astro Pixel Processor. 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.

  • OCT
    09

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    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

    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