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Astrophotography Workshop - Killhope Lead Mine

Astrophotography Workshop - Killhope Lead Mine

Saturday 9th December 2017 from 17:00pm to 20:00pm

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


Event organiser

Gary Lintern Photography

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.


Event booking

For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.

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Event darkness

The Moon has a big impact on the visibility of celestial bodies in the night sky. Try to plan your stargazing when there is no bright Moon at night as this is when the skies will be at their darkest.

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.



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