Milky Way Workshop - Ullswater

Milky Way Workshop - Ullswater

Saturday 3rd September 2022 from 21:30pm to 23:30pm

Glencoyne Bay Car Park - Ullswater
Glenridding, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0NQ

Learn how to photograph the incredible dark skies and stunning lakeshore scenery on the banks of Ullswater in the Lake District with an experienced photographer and tutor, Gary Lintern from Photography Experiences.

This workshop is timed perfectly for the best visibility of the Milky Way, weather conditions permitting, of course!

Note that the exact meeting location for this event is to be confirmed and revealed to all who make reservations (it may not be Glencoyne Bay Car Park).

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 03/09/2022

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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    Mugrisdale, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0SH (6.2 miles away)

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  • Lily Hall – Ennerdale Bridge

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  • Todd & Gunn Cottages

    Wasdale, Santon Bridge, Cumbria, CA19 1UX (20.2 miles away)

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