Milky Way Photography at Waskerley Reservoir

Milky Way Photography at Waskerley Reservoir

Saturday 15th October 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:30pm

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

Event organiser

Photography Experiences

Photography Experiences is organising this event

Please contact Photography Experiences 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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