Milky Way Astrophotography Course June 2024

AED 500.00

13 in stock


Unveil the mysteries of the cosmos and capture its celestial splendour right from your camera lens! On June 8th, 2024, we invite you to an enchanting evening under the stars at our observatory. We present a hands-on Milky Way Astrophotography course designed to transform novices into competent celestial photographers. This unique experience will give you the rare opportunity to photograph the mystic beauty of the Milky Way in its full glory.

We begin by delving into the core principles of astrophotography. Our expert-led course will guide you in understanding the nuances of your camera and lens. We won’t let you be deterred by the intricacies of aperture, ISO, and shutter speed. Whether you’re brandishing a DSLR, mirrorless, or a point-and-shoot, our course is designed to help you unlock the full potential of your gear and take breath taking photos of our galaxy.

Our teaching extends beyond just the technical aspects. Capture the radiant swathes of cosmic dust and the mesmerizing ballet of stars. Under the vast expanse of the night sky, we’ll help you find the right settings to seize these stellar moments perfectly. We will demonstrate the art of imaging, from framing to focusing on the celestial objects. You’ll learn how to overcome the challenges of low light and how to leverage the darkness to bring out the best in your shots.

But the journey doesn’t end with just capturing the images. We delve into the critical aspect of post-processing – transforming your raw captures into a masterpiece. We’ll demystify the techniques of image stacking, noise reduction, and color balancing to bring out the depth and detail in your images of the Milky Way. By the end of the course, you will be well-equipped to turn your astrophotography hobby into a passionate pursuit that can light up the universe with a click of a button!

Sign up today and let us embark on this cosmic journey together. Capture the stellar beauty of the Milky Way like never before, under the guidance of seasoned professionals. Your journey to becoming a skilled astrophotographer starts with us on June 8th, 2024. Join us, and illuminate your passion for the cosmos!

We suggest that members of this course bring with them the following items to have the full experience:

  1. DSLR Camera ( Wide angle fast lens is recommended but not mandatory)
  2. Tripod
  3. Extra Batteries
  4. Shutter remote
  5. Red light head torch

The observatory will provide drinks and snacks. please note that Seats are limited so hurry up and register.