Saturday, July 29, 2017, 8:30 pm: Mt. Tam Astronomy Night - Astrophotography for Everyone - Hosted by Friends of Mt. Tam
Mt. Tam Astronomy Night - Astrophotography for Everyone - Hosted by Friends of Mt. Tam
Featuring: Jay GaBany, President and CEO, Advanced Imaging Conference
Host: Friends of Mt. Tam
Advances in recent decades have allowed amateur astronomers to produce deep space and planetary pictures that rival those taken by professional observatories. This presentation will provide an overview of off-the-shelf instruments and methods anyone, with perseverance and patience, can use to take amazing astronomical images.
Meeting Location: 8:30pm at Cushing Memorial "Mountain" Amphitheater, Ridgecrest Blvd, Mount Tamalpais State Park. Map here. The amphitheater is a short walk from the parking lot. Dress warmly, and bring blankets, cushions and a flashlight. along with food and beverage of your choice. Astronomy programs are held monthly from April through October. More program information.