Astrophotography in Cranborne Chase AONB

Monday 19th February 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:30pm

Sixpenny Handley 1st Woodcutts Scout HQ

Woodcutts, Sixpenny Handley, SP5 5NW, South West


Description

Join renowned night sky photographer Nigel Ball who will be hosting a talk on the techniques used to capture fantastic night images and star trails using a standard digital SLR. The discussion includes planning, equipment and top tips for success.

- Event offers guidance and tuition on how to take night-time photographs using a camera and tripod or using a telescope in place of a camera lens.


Organiser

This event is being organised by Chasing Stars Cranborne Chase AONB who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


Bookings

Please contact Chasing Stars Cranborne Chase AONB directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.

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Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Monday 19th February 2018

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Sixpenny Handley 1st Woodcutts Scout HQ on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.


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