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The Journey of Astrophotography

Event Details

May 2, 2015 6:00 PM
Location: Grout Museum of History and Science
503 South Street
Waterloo, IA/50701
Contact Name: Jordan Walker
Email: jordan.walker@gmdistrict.org
Phone: 319-234-6357

Event Description

Have you ever looked up at the night sky and wondered about its origin, where did it come from? How far does it reach? Being able to see it is important in answering these questions.

The Hubble space telescope has brought the beauty of the universe into our lives.  With stunning detail we see gas clouds, distant nebulae and galaxies sprawled before us.  Learn the in sites in to capturing images of the night sky as the Grout Museum District takes you through the whole process for acquiring the images, even with a Smart Phone to get you on a fascinating journey of astrophotography.