Potpourri Night

Talks include a look at a Cosmic Ray observatory in Alberta, the postal history of the Apollo 15 mission, a book report on advanced skywatching, chasing and photographing aurora in Edmonton and a junior member reports on her recent experiences participating in NASA's Space App Challenge.

Potpourri Night

The November Potpourri meeting of the Mississauga Centre of the RASC. Topics include the upcoming lunar eclipse, observations of 61 Cygni, images of the recent aurora....and more!

Potpourri Night

Talks include Collimating a Newtonian Reflector, some Deep Sky Photography experiences, a review of a camera lens to use for astrophotography and a look at the Apollo 17 mission - on the Moon 49 years ago today.

Potpourri Meeting

Zoom

Potpourri:  A Special Evening for Aspiring Astrophotographers

Special Guest - Trevor Jones (AstroBackyard)

Title: Deep-Space Astrophotography: Proven Methods for Better Images

Trevor will explain how he has been able to collect better images from the city than he thought were possible. From recommended filters to advanced processing techniques, see why APOD-worthy images are possible from the backyard.

Potpourri Meeting

Potpourri Meeting – talks on the February Skies, As Astrophotography Journey, a book review and the James Webb Space Telescope

Potpourri Meeting

Potpourri Meeting – several short talks by members. A review of a filter for astrophotography,  Astronomy Clubs in High Schools, an Equatorial Platform for Short-Duration Tracking, upcoming astronomical events in May

Potpourri Meeting

Potpourri Meeting – several short talks by members.

Potpourri Meeting – location to be announced


Potpourri Meeting – several short talks by members.

A list of the presentations will be listed closer to the meeting date.

The location of the meeting is to be announced.

Potpourri meeting

Zoom meeting

A look at the skies for the rest of the summer, Narrowband filter Astrophotograhy, Lagrange Points, a Starfest update and a new telescope mount design

Potpourri Meeting

Zoom meeting

Potpourri Evening

Talks on the following topics: This year's Centre's Astrophotograhy contest, Galileo's Italy (a travelogue), the first pictures from the James Webb Space Telescope, Taking astrophotos on Point Pelle, tesing a new narrowband filter from a light polluted site