Beginner DSLR Night Sky Astrophotography – TCS * Astrophotography
See the cosmos on display! Learn the basics of astrophotography and how to capture the night sky using your DSLR camera.
Learn how to capture the wonders of the cosmos on camera. Astronomical deep-sky telescopic images and wide field night-sky photographs taken and processed by Tanja and Cory are displayed and explained in detail.
We discuss required and recommended equipment, lenses, camera settings, image composition, pre-processing and post-processing of night-sky photography in an open-forum style. Deep-sky astronomical imaging basics and processing examples are explained in a way where the beginner to advanced photographer can understand and gain insight into the methods required to achieve success.
A narrated overview of the presentation on an introduction to DSLR night sky astrophotography given by myself and my husband Cory at the 2014 PhotoFilm Expo in Johannesburg, South Africa.