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1414.gif (12223 bytes) ISBN: 1552091414
Title: Splendors of the Universe: A Guide to Photographing the Night Sky
Author: Terrence Dickinson,Jack Newton
Publisher: Firefly Bk
Date Published: August 1997
Format: Trade Cloth

The elegant swirl of a remote spiral galaxy . . . not long ago, capturing such a celestial sight on film was a task limited to major observatory telescopes, but no more. Today, equipped with modern photographic films, the dedicated backyard astronomer can take great color pictures. This book displays more than 200 celestial portraits and offers photographic tips for both novice and experienced sky photographers. Full color.

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9504.gif (11898 bytes) ISBN: 0521599504
Title: A Practical Guide to CCD Astronomy
Author: Patrick Martinez,Alain Klotz,Andre Demers (Translator)
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Date Published: October 1997
Format: Trade Paper

High-performance charged-couple device (CCD) cameras have opened up an exciting new window on the Universe for amateur astronomers. In their complete guide to choosing and using CCD cameras, the authors explain what determines camera performance and demonstrate how to use a CCD camera and accurately calibrate the images obtained. The book is packed with practical tips, review of software available, and more. Illustrations & photos.

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9845.gif (12049 bytes) ISBN: 0521409845
Title: Astrophotography for the Amateur
Author: Michael A. Covington
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Date Published: January 1991
Format: Trade Paper

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5538.gif (11369 bytes) ISBN: 0521255538
Title: A Manual of Advanced Celestial Photography
Author: Brad Wallis,Robert Provin
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Date Published: October 1987
Format: Trade Cloth

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ISBN: 0521627400
Title: Astrophotography for the Amateur
Author: Michael A. Covington
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Date Published: December 1998
Format: Trade Paper

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