Science in Astrophotography

Science in Astrophotography

The June night sky

June is here and with it new astronomical events and new night sky objects to photograph. This...

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Playing detective with the Universe

Imagine that you are a detective who suddenly hears a gunshot. However, you can not walk to the...

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Guide to choose a telescope

This week’s episode is aimed at those who are interested in buying your first telescope or...

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My workflow to photograph deep sky objects

Galaxies and nebulae require long exposure times and need large amounts of images. This week I...

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The May night sky

The night sky in May bring us a lot of different options for both north and Southern hemispheres....

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Apps for capturing images

In this week’s episode I describe a large list of software options for capturing your...

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The science behind the first image ever of a black hole

On April 10, 2019, the first image of a black hole taken with the Event Horizon telescope was...

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A hotel under the stars: astrophysics and astrophotography

This week I talk about how astronomers live at an observatory doing scientific observations for...

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The April night sky

The night sky in April bring us a lot of different options for both north and Southern...

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Image processing apps for astrophotography

In this week’s episode I describe a large list of software options for all kind of imaging...

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The March night sky

As it is now tradition every month, this week’s episode summarises the main events and objects of...

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My top 5 apps for weather forecasting

This week I bring you my top 5 list of weather apps to help you plan our observing nights knowing...

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The effects of the atmosphere in astrophotography

The effects of the atmosphere in astrophotography If you have ever wondered why it is...

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Focusing methods in astrophotography

In this week’s episode I cover 4 different methods to achieve perfect focused images in a quickly...

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The February night sky

This week’s episode summarises the main events and objects of the night sky that we will be able...

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How to improve our astrophotography using calibration images

The proper calibration of our RAW images, is a really important stage of the acquisition of...

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How to photograph a lunar eclipse

In the early hours of January 21st, we will have the opportunity of witnessing the only total...

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The incredible journey of New Horizons

In this episode I uncover what the images obtained by the New Horizon probe, launched in 2006,...

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My astrophotography equipment

We kick off 2019 with an special episode in response to loads of requests, questions from all of...

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The January night sky

The last episode of 2018 is here and of course it covers the astronomical events and main...

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