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Moray's Astronomy Club, SIGMA

Next Meetings:

  • Friday 6th May - 'Astrophotography' - Pete Sherman SIGMA

  • Pete will give an insight into techniques for imaging the night sky, from simple star trails to deep sky objects such as galaxies and nebula.  The talk will cover the equipment and software needed and how to set it upcorrectly, to tempt you into this addictive hobby.

  • Friday 3rd June – 'AGM and Social'

    Our AGM where we elect the Comiittee members and social gathering the format of which is still tbd.

All club members can also attend the meetings by the Highlands Astronomical Society (HAS).

Future meetings:

Not a Member?  Why not come along as the first meeting's free so you can 'try before you buy'.

Not sure where we meet? Follow this link to Birnie Village Hall where we meet, with doors at 7pm for a 7.30pm start.

 


Image(s) of the Moment:

STAR TRAILS OVER DUFFUS CASTLE - Alan Tough

Alan admits he didn't intend to make a star trail image as he was just trying to capture a Geminid meteor; he is I understand still waiting........ Sirius is the bright star/ trail just the centre of the image/ ruins.

More images from club members can be seen at the gallery.

 


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