Ian Morison's An Amateur's Guide to Observing and Imaging the Heavens PDF

By Ian Morison

ISBN-10: 1107619602

ISBN-13: 9781107619609

An Amateur's consultant to staring at and Imaging the Heavens is a hugely entire guidebook that bridges the distance among the novices' and hobbyists' books and the various specialized and subject-specific texts for extra complex beginner astronomers. Written by way of an skilled astronomer and educator, the booklet is a one-stop reference offering broad details and recommendation approximately staring at and imaging apparatus, with special examples exhibiting how most sensible to take advantage of them. as well as delivering in-depth wisdom approximately all kinds of astronomical telescope and highlighting their strengths and weaknesses, chapters supply recommendation on making visible observations of the sunlight, Moon, planets, stars and galaxies. every kind of recent astronomical imaging are coated, with step by step information given at the use of DSLRs and web-cams for sunlight, lunar and planetary imaging and using DSLRs and cooled CCD cameras for deep sky imaging.

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