The Triad Starfest, *Tri*Star* for short, is a conference of astronomers of all types, from novice to professional, for a full day of presentations, displays, and observing. The event allows astronomy enthusiasts to share ideas, learn about a range of astronomical topics, get together with old friends, and make new ones. The event draws astronomers from North Carolina and surrounding states. This year’s edition will celebrate the memory of Dennis Hands, a longtime organizer of this event. For more information click here.
M51, the Whirlpool, from a 2” telescope: WO RedCat 250/51mm telescope, ZWO ASI533 MC cooled astro cam, ASIAIR Plus controller, SW AZ-EQ5 Pro mount Processed in Pixinsight, StarXTerminator, DeNoise AI, and Photoshop. #Astrophotography #AstroAmbassadors
Late season Orion M42 from Fort Davis, TSP 2022. Details @ http://astronomy.robpettengill.org/blog220510.html #AstroAmbassadors #Astrophotography
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