As Mars nears opposition, I’ll show you a step by step guide to take incredible images of the red planet using your telescope and free software. Please let me know about your questions and experiences observing or imaging Mars in the comment section below. Free Software: PIPP: https://sites.google.com/site/astropipp/ AutoStakkert!3: https://www.autostakkert.com RegiStax: 6 https://www.astronomie.be/registax “The heavens […]Read More Let’s Go Image Mars: How to take a Picture of Mars Close to Earth at Opposition
Let’s explore the beautiful nighttime sky in Flight Simulator. Flying at 275,000 ft, we will look at the moon and stars to put this game to the test. What’s impressed you most about Flight Simulator? Have you noticed anything else it recreates for astronomy?Read More An Amateur Astronomer Reviews Microsoft Flight Simulator from Space
The Moon and Mars were incredibly close in the sky tonight. Check out my live stream for views of it through a telescope and let me know if you were able to see it yourself.Read More Live Stream of the Moon and Mars Close Together through a Telescope!
What types of binoculars are best for astronomy? How do I properly mount and focus my binoculars? What can I see? These questions and more will be answered as we look at two great pair of binoculars: The Celestron 15×70 SkyMaster and 8×25 Outland X. Follow Late Night Astronomy on: http://www.instagram.com/latenightastronomy http://www.twitter.com/latenightastro http://www.youtube.com/latenightastronomyRead More Great Budget Binoculars for Astronomy: Celestron SkyMaster and Outland X
Have you ever wanted to image Jupiter using your telescope and camera? This video will walk you through each step of the process from equipment setup, to capturing footage to using free software that will help you create incredible images of Jupiter! Please let me know about your questions and experiences imaging Jupiter in the […]Read More How to image Jupiter: Using a Telescope, Camera, PIPP, Autostakkert, Registax and GIMP
The Perseid Meteor Shower is one of the best shows the night sky has to offer. Let’s take a look at when and where you need to look to see its peak along with some tips to help you maximize your viewing experience. Follow Late Night Astronomy on: http://www.instagram.com/latenightastronomy http://www.twitter.com/latenightastro http://www.youtube.com/latenightastronomyRead More How to See the Perseid Meteor Shower: Viewing Tips and Where to Look for the Perseids
Do not miss out on Comet Neowise. Go outside and experience the best comet since Hale-Bopp, tonight. In this video, I share my experiences viewing and imaging Comet Neowise and show you the results of my imaging. Follow Late Night Astronomy on:http://www.instagram.com/latenightastronomyhttp://www.twitter.com/latenightastro http://www.youtube.com/latenightastronomyRead More My Experience Viewing and Imaging Comet Neowise! The Best Comet Since Hale-Bopp!
Are you interested in astrophotography? In this video, I’ll walk you through the basics of polar alignment and connecting your equipment to take incredible images of the nighttime sky. If you are looking to buy your first tracking mount or are already taking pictures of the nighttime sky, please like this video and let me […]Read More SkyGuider Pro Review and Tutorial: The Best Tracking Mount for Beginners in DSLR Astrophotography
This July, Comet Neowise could put on a great show. Let’s figure out where you need to look to find this comet. Using the SkySafari App, I’ll show you the parts of the sky Comet Neowise will be traveling through and what equipment you may need to help find it. Follow Late Night Astronomy on: […]Read More How to Find Comet Neowise
Connecting your phone to a telescope is a great way to share what you see with friends and family. Today, we are going to look at the equipment needed to connect a phone to a telescope along with some tips to help you take great pictures of the Moon and planets. Link to the type […]Read More How to use your Phone with a Telescope to Image the Moon and Planets: Telescope Phone Adapter Mount Review