Astrophotography Weekend: 34 South

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

9 Jul 2021 to 12 Jul 2021 Once Only Event

Spend a weekend shooting and enjoying the stunning dark skies at “34 South,” located 160km northwest of Canberra between Cowra and Young with expert astrophotographer, Joe Cali. In addition to fixed tripod nightscape photography, some tracking devices will be available ranging from entry level tracker devices to a $10000 Takahashi EM-200 high precision mounting. Joe will demonstrate the set-up of these devices including all important polar alignment techniques. Bring your own tracker or take turns on Joe’s trackers.

Requirements: DSLR, Tripod, remote release or intervalometer, camping gear*, own transport.

*34 South is Joe’s private home, a bit less than 2 hours drive from Canberra. In addition to camera gear and warm clothes, you will need a sleeping bag and towel. Bedding, pillow and linen plus meals provided. Expected temperatures – night-time -2 oC to +3oC, daytime +7 to +14oC.

Facilities

Carpark Family Friendly Non Smoking Shop / Gift Shop

Rates

From AU$775.00

Event Dates

Once Only Event

9 Jul 2021 to 12 Jul 2021

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