Durham Dales Centre
Castle Gardens, Stanhope, DL13 2FJ
Join experienced astrophotographer Gary Lintern capturing images of the Geminids meteor shower from a dark sky location in Weardale. Meeting at a pre-arranged location in Stanhope (we have presumed the Durham Dales Centre) your small group of no more than 10 will drive out to the best dark sky location nearby. This event is ideal for those with some experience using their camera settings (setting shutter speed, ISO, focussing manually) and you’ll certainly need a camera tripod!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 13/12/2018
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.
Thu 13th Dec
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.