Taking astro video is for more than just instant replay. Use your camcorder to capture views of the Sun, Moon and planets.
Astrophotography: Tips & Techniques
Once you’ve learned your way around the night sky and glimpsed distant nebulae through a pair of binoculars or a telescope, you might find yourself wanting to capture the magic that keeps you returning to your telescope every night. But if you’re used to taking point-and-shoot photos, astrophotography can be pretty daunting. We provide useful astrophotography tips and tricks to get you started photographing the night sky. We’ll help anyone with modest stargazing equipment and access to dark skies capture panoramic vistas of planets, star clusters and more — from learning how to guide a telescope for imaging to creating composite images on your laptop.
Interested in learning more? Download our FREE astrophotography primer ebook and start shooting nightscapes, the bright planets, and deep-sky fuzzies tonight!