Astronomy and Astrophotography an Introduction


04 Oct 2021


08 Dec 2021

Introduction to bodies in the solar system. Planets, moons, comets and the sun.Exploring deep space objects. Nebulae, Clusters, Galaxies and other celestial phenomenon. How to identify constellations and their position in the sky.Astrophotography:- How to capture deep space imaging with a telescope and camera. - How to set up and use equipment successfully.This short course is an introduction to astronomy and astrophotography for people with an interest in the night sky.It will introduce you to the solar system and our galaxy and beyond. It will help you identify objects in the sky at night and what they are. When to see them and how to use equipment to capture amazing photographs.NB The purpose of this information is to give you an indication of the content of the course and also the level at which the course is set. Please read carefully and if you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact the College.Important InformationThe College may make a change to a course where it is reasonable for the College to do so. A change could involve the replacement of a course with a new course, variations to course content or structure, the merger of courses or the withdrawal of a course. If there is a change to a course you have either booked a place on, or expressed an interest in, the College will let you know as soon as possible. By booking a place or expressing an interest in a course, you agree to these rules about changes to courses..

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From 1930 to 2100 on Monday evening for 6 weeks


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