Learn The Basics of Planetary Images
In this course, we’ll teach you how to photograph the planets, including what equipment you’ll need, how to get set up, tips, tricks and techniques. Mainly focusing on which camera is suited for planetary photography and the lucky imaging technique.
– You do not require a camera to join this course.
Level - Beginner
This course is intended for individuals over the age of 13+
1 Day Program
4-hour extensive course
Course fee - AED 600
This fee will include practical and theoretical learning
Certificate presented by Dubai Astronomy Group
What is Planetary AP?
– Types of Solar Filters
– Types of Planetary Filters
Types of mounts suitable for Planetary AP
Challenges of Planetary AP
– Lucky Imaging
– Long Exposure
Software for Planetary AP
Processing the captured data
Meet your instructor
Mr. Ahmad Hasan
Astrophysicist, Photographer, & Technical Expert
Worked for 2 years in Sharjah Astronomy Academy (SAASST). Started off as a data scientist later specialized in developing mini-satellites, Oversaw and participated in building the payload, also competed with other countries on best compact design for a Can sized satellite in the TurkSat Competition. Astrophotography enthusiast. Volunteered in Dubai Astronomy Group’s many electronic projects from controlling the motors of big telescopes to building weather stations and meteor detectors.