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Focusing, What a Pain!

So, you've decided what you want to photograph, but you probably can't see it very well in your camera. And who wants to take multiple timed exposures only to find out you were out[...]

How to Shoot the Sun

MAKE SURE YOU HAVE A SOLAR FILTER ATTACHED TO YOUR SCOPE! Taking photos of the sun can be an interesting challenge.  You would think aiming your scope at the sun would be simple[...]

The Transit of Venus

June 2 The transit of Venus, occurring next week on the 5th of May, won't happen again until 2117. Since I'm a noob with astronomy and astrophotography, I didn't even have my fi[...]