May 3, 2015

Last night's Full Moon event was awesome!!

 

Thank you all for coming! It was great to see so many familiar faces, as well as meet and make new friends! Thank you Diana for the coffee, much appreciated by all!

 

The Moon looked great last night. A few clouds scrolled by but nothing to worry about. If anything, it helped to teach the use of shutter speed. Otherwise seeing was perfect! We all captured s...

April 21, 2015

WHAT AN AWESOME WEEKEND!!!

 

About midafternoon on Friday, 4/17, the group met up and headed out on our journey up Palomar Mountain to the Observatory Campground. Upon arrival, we set up our tents and camping gear. With time left to spare we thought we would try our luck and see if we could go up to visit the Observatory. The public entrance was closed, but the "Authorized Personal Only" gate wa...

April 18, 2015

Batteries are all charged, all SD cards are empty, cooler is full of goodies and B.O.B. (my Honda Element - Big Orange Beast) is full of gas for tomorrow's excursion to the Mt. Palomar Observatory Campground!

 

Got an awesome group of 13 people coming along for 2 nights of widefield night time photography, landscape photography and astrophotography!!!

The fun doesn't end there, we will be doing some...

April 6, 2015

Since January of this year, I have been hosting Full Moon viewing and photography events. They have all been very fun and allowed me the chance to meet some awesome people and share with them some astronomy knowledge, photography knowledge and the chance to take some up close images of the full moon through my Stellarvue SV105 Telescope.

April 3/4th's full Moon was a special one in that it was a...

March 7, 2015

Last night's Full Moon Photography/Viewing Event was awesome!!!

 

Nothing better than hanging out with cool people. Also, thank you Diana for bring along coffee and tea. That certainly helped keep everyone warm.

 

We put the new Nikon adapter as well as the Canon adapter to use! Everyone got a chance to get some great shots of the The Great Orion Nebula, Jupiter and of course the Moon!

 

Post up your ph...

October 14, 2014

Last night was a blast!

 

Conducted a stargazing event at the San Diego Hard Rock Hotel for a Biotech company out of San Francisco called Fluidigm Systems.

 

Over 150 people were all engaged and interested to learn something about astronomy.

 

Clouds rolled in on us but that didn't end the fun. Sharing ideas and concepts about space and astronomy as well as how telescopes work.

 

This is what a stargazing...

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