Image stacking is how you reduce noise from your precious photo. Yes, noise…those seemingly random specks that dot the landscape of your photo. What is it? How it get there? And most importantly how to I get rid of or control it?
August is a busy month for my family, and we took a weekend to visit the Smokey Mountains in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Wow what a great opportunity to do dark sky astrophotography with my Google Pixel. I was so excited I didn’t know
Telescope Buying Guide Buying a telescope is much like buying a car. Asking a car owner “What car should I buy?” will lead to a multitude of answers. This can be confusing and even deter you from making the purchase. My first
Interested in creating photos like this using smartphone astrophotography? This list has six of my overall steps. Including those I’ve used to create this photo of Saturn and are easy for you to adopt. Try this and let me know your results. Clear
It’s a typical Saturday afternoon at the Abbitt Observatory. The patrons and amateur astronomers are enthusiastic and the discussion is fun bordering on intense. A joyful moment in the life of all involved, including the amateur astronomers. At the same time, the