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2015-2016 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2015-2016 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ASTR 4000/4001 - Astrophotography (and lab)

3 Credit Hours
Prerequisite: ASTR 1010/1011 , 1020/1021 ; Corequisite: ASTR 4001
Description: This course will involve a significant number of night time observing hours each week. Students will learn the fundamentals of astrophotography using web cams, digital, CCD and video cameras and the techniques of image processing for scientific and esthetic value. A basic knowledge of photography, either 35mm or digital is essential for successful completion of this course.