The Etna Astros Astronomy Club

What is Solargraphy?

We have posted the first images in the Gallery section under Pinhole Gallery. The images are beautiful! Congratulations to those who participated on some incredible images. Many more images are yet to come. Tarja is processing the cams and fowarding the images to me. I'll post them as they arrive.

92 Cameras "Launched" on March 21st

Pleased to report that all 92 cameras went into action on March 21st! The Astros have placed cameras from New Zealand to England! Thank you for you participation!

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We have 30 days to plan the placement of our cameras!!!!!  I urgently need to know the name, address, and email address of where you will send cameras.  It's time to start rolling them out. We must have the cameras in the hands of our photographers before March 20th.
Please, if you wish to participate and if you will be sending a camera or two to someone else, let me their details so I can update our database and issue the cameras!  Now's the time!
Here's the instruction sheet: Solagraphy Camera Instructions
If you wish to partipate, please contact Chris as soon as possible!

“Solargraphy - Photographs Like You Have Never Seen”

The Etna Astros have been invited to participate in a very special, international project led by Tarja Trygg of The University of Art and Design, Helsinki, Finland.
We'll post our updates on this page so please check back soon and often.  And if you would like to participate in this incredible project, please consider joining The Etna Astros. This is going to be very fun and exciting for our club and the community.
No film. No Lens. No Processing. No Digital Camera. And YOU can participate!
92 cameras...
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