Killhope Lead Mining Museum
Coswhill, Bishop Auckland, DL13 1AR, North East
Join local photographer Gary Lintern at the wonderfully dark location of Killhope Lead Mine for this special landscape astrophotography event. With Gary’s expert guidance learn how to photograph features of the night sky including the Milky Way. You’ll need to take along your own camera, ideally a DSLR or one with “manual” exposure settings, also a tripod. The event is suitable for all levels of experience however prior booking is required with limited spaces enabling one-to-one tuition.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 09/12/2017
Gary Lintern Photography is organising this event
Please contact Gary Lintern Photography directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
The below chart shows if and when the skies will be at their darkest during this event. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing.
Sat 9th Dec
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.