Waskerley Reservoir Car Park
Waskerley, Stanhope, County Durham, DH8 9DX
Discover how to take incredible images of the Milky Way at the stunning location of Waskerley Reservoir with an expert tutor from Photography Experiences.
This workshop is timed perfectly for the best visibility of the Milky Way, conditions permitting, of course!
Everyone is welcome, from beginners to people who’ve dabbled with night photography to more experienced photographers.
For more details and to book this event, please visit the Photography Experiences website.
This event takes place as part of the Festival of Astrophotograpy 2022, a series of workshops across northern England and online events during the end of August and the first week of September.
Please note that this has already taken place on 15/10/2022
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 15th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
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