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HAG members are from varied backgrounds. Photography is a past time exercised by certain members mostly in isolation from each other. The intention of this group is to share knowledge of the subject with fellow enthusiasts, with and without telescopes


Members are at varying levels of photography, from not tried a photograph complete novice, to those who are actively producing results.


To help particularly experienced members, Photographic Workshops can be arranged with outside sources to expand knowledge, this may spur on novice members to move up the ladder.


My hope is to allow members to share and advise experiences to each other to promote understanding of this vast and varied subject.

 

Denis O'Shea


Hertford Astronomy Group

Astrophotography Section

HAGAS 5

 

Presentation by

Paul Money

Astrophotography


Wednesday 3 May 2017


Venue:

Stanboroughs Conservative Club

Stanboroughs Court

Conduit Lane

Hoddesdon

Hertfordshire, EN11 8EP.


Time 8:00 pm Free to HAGAS members.  Current HAG members can come but we would appreciate them becoming a HAGAS member (free) so that we can monitor numbers for accommodation purposes.


Car parking is limited, alternative parking in Sainsbury’s car park.


Bar facilities are available at the SC Club.


Please remember to bring your current membership card and lanyard for staff identification.

RSVP

Please email YES I will be there, or NO to:

Martin Weston


HAGAS 5 Reply

The booklet below can be obtained through FAS, as members we can purchase for £1.00 each.

ALL FAS BOOKLETS £1 +P&P each for members, £2 +P&P for non-members


 

If required please advise Tony Challoner who will make a group application to FAS.

As individually you would need email & password details.

 

Email Tony

 

The Sky at Night also have a very good publication available at newsagents now £7.99 each.

 

Denis

 

Photographing the Night Sky


The Stargazer’s Starter Guide To

Photographing the Night Sky



 “So you have been thumbing through the magazines and surfing the Internet and been blown away by images from The Hubble Space telescope and other sources. You now want to produce images like these. Well, the simple answer is – you can’t, unless you have the wherewithall to send your own telescope up into space. However, don’t let that put you off, because even with quite simple equipment very good photographs of celestial objects can be achieved.”

 


ALL FAS BOOKLETS £1 +P&P each for members, £2 +P&P for non-members


If you wish to purchase any FAS publications then you can do this via our online ordering system. This allows you to pay online (via Paypal and all major cards) and via cheque. FAS member societies will need their MARS credentials for the discount prices.