- 23 - 26 Jun 2022
- 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Astrophotography Hands-On Course
Date: 23 – 26 June 2022
Time: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Location: 2 days at Al Thuraya Astronomy Center + 2 days trips to the Desert
Fee: AED 1,350 – AED 1,500
In the Astrophotography Hands-On course, learn everything about photographing the night sky in a clear, easy-to-follow steps by an expert astrophotographer and instructor. Start your journey building and using your setup, knowing how to perfectly assemble your equipment and taking your first images.
- – Know how to assemble your equipment correctly (Telescope, Main Camera, Guide Camera, Mount, Focuser)
- – Know how to Level & Balance your setup
- – Know how to properly Polar Align your mount
- – Know how to Focus your main and guide scopes
- – Know how to find your targets and know your FoV
- – Know the Guiding concepts
- – Start your imaging with the right exposure times
- – If you don’t own a DSLR camera, we can lend you one for the duration of this course.
- – Entrance to Mushrif Park is AED 10 per car or AED 3 per person through Nol card.
- – You can purchase a Nol card at the park gate.
- – You can recharge your already existing Nol card at the gate.
- – Masks are MANDATORY!
- – Social distancing must be practiced at all times.
- – Tickets for this program are LIMITED!
- – Please bring the hard copy or soft copy of the event ticket email to ensure a smooth and fast check-in.
- – Dubai Astronomy Group paid members are requested to bring their membership ID card to be presented upon request.