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April 2017
Free

Deep Sky Imaging Part 1

April 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mycenae House, 90 Mycenae Road
London, Greater London SE3 7SE United Kingdom
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Barnard’s Loop in Orion A Flamsteed Astronomy Society workshop on Deep Sky Imaging at Mycenae House, Blackheath. Presented by Rupert Smith. Booking is required. April 6th will see us offer our first Deep Sky Imaging class. The class will be in two parts, the first part will cover the equipment needed for long exposure deep sky imaging and its setup. Telescopes, mounts, camera types, guiding, filters and use etc. will all be covered. The second part will…

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Next Steps in Astrophotography

April 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mycenae House, 90 Mycenae Road
Blackheath, Greater London SE3 7SE United Kingdom
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Star Trails over Romney This workshop is intended as a guide to the next steps in astrophotography, using DSLRs or compact system cameras. We will cover 3 main projects within the 2 hour session: 1. Processing time-lapse + star-trails 2. Image stacking 3. Milky-way processing or processing a wide-angle shot For each project, we will provide sample files, which people can download from Dropbox prior to the workshop. The presenters will be Mike Meynell and Sumitra…

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May 2017
Free

Introduction to Radio Astronomy

May 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mycenae House, 90 Mycenae Road
Blackheath, London SE3 7SE United Kingdom
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In this workshop, we will explain how to set up simple radio systems for meteor detection and solar flare monitoring. These systems use relatively small radio aerials and cheap equipment, and do not require much technical expertise to set up. This workshop will be held at Mycenae House, Blackheath from 7pm on Thursday 18th May. Places will need to be reserved in advance and you can book a ticket by clicking on the link above. THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO…

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Solar Imaging Workshop

May 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mycenae House, 90 Mycenae RoadBlackheath
London, SE3 7SE United Kingdom
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A Flamsteed Astronomy Society workshop on Solar Imaging at Mycenae House, Blackheath. Presented by Rupert Smith. Booking is required. In this workshop, Rupert will describe what equipment to use for solar imaging and how to capture and process images. No previous experience of imaging is required. Mycenae House is located in Mycenae Road just off Westcombe Park Road in Blackheath, SE3. It is close to the Blackheath Standard shops and buses. There is a café selling hot drinks and snacks…

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