Northamptonshire Natural History Society

Astronomy Section

Section President
Nick Hewitt
Section Secretary
James Whinfrey

Martin Taylor's Schmidt camera

The Hourglass Nebula taken by the Hubble Space Telescope

I have recently acquired a partially constructed Schmidt camera, and tests so far indicate that it is a good instrument. However, it needs to be brought into working order, and this is my latest project. The results will be announced in due course

Image credits: Stellarium (background image)

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