University of Manchester, Macclesfield, SK11 9DL
Join the knowledgeable team at Jodrell Bank for this fun introduction to Astrophotograpy. Learn how to use a DSLR or compact camera to capture images of the night sky from wide views of constellations to close-ups of the moon. No previous knowledge required -- remember to wrap up warm and take a flask!
- Event offers guidance and tuition on how to take night-time photographs using a camera and tripod or using a telescope in place of a camera lens.
Please be aware that due to the Coronavirus it is likely that this event has been cancelled or postponed. If you are considering attending this event please double check with the event organiser directly to confirm. If this event is indeed affected the organisers will no doubt need your support in the future -- please do consider attending an event of theirs when possible! Thank you!
This event is being organised by Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!
Please contact Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
Location light pollution
Location darkness on Wednesday 13th December 2017
The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Jodrell Bank Observatory on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.