Date: 23 - 26 June 2022
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: 2 days at Al Thuraya Center + 2 days Desert trips
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.
If you have any difficulties making your payment please get in touch with us through WhatsApp 042216603 and we’ll be more than glad to assist.