In this presentation, Andrea (Andy) Ermolli will go over the basic concepts and techniques to get you started in long-exposure astrophotography with a regular DSLR camera. Andy will also share and review some of the necessary equipment. The goal of this event is to provide those interested with the essential tools and resources necessary for a successful start in capturing the beautiful night sky.
Born and raised in Milan, Italy, Andy Ermolli obtained his Master's in architecture from the Milan Polytechnic. Since his teenage years he has always been interested in astronomy. He moved to Seattle in 2001 where he currently lives and works for a local architecture firm. A few years ago he because interested in astrophotography, a passion that he cultivates today in his spare time and on most clear nights. He is also actively involved with the Seattle Astronomical Society to promote astrophotography.
Andy's presentation will be followed by an opportunity for Q&A. You can see some of Andy's work on his website: http://www.starblips.com/