astrophotography

(redirected from astrophotographer)
Also found in: Encyclopedia.
Related to astrophotographer: astrophotography, Astronomical photography

as·tro·pho·tog·ra·phy

 (ăs′trō-fə-tŏg′rə-fē)
n.
Astronomical photography.

as′tro·pho·tog′ra·pher n.
as′tro·pho′to·graph′ic (-fō′tə-grăf′ĭk) adj.

astrophotography

(ˌæstrəʊfəˈtɒɡrəfɪ)
n
1. (Photography) the photography of celestial bodies used in astronomy
2. (Astronomy) the photography of celestial bodies used in astronomy
astrophotographic adj

as•tro•pho•tog•ra•phy

(ˌæs troʊ fəˈtɒg rə fi)

n.
the photography of stars and other celestial objects.
[1855–60]
as`tro•pho•tog′ra•pher, n.
as`tro•pho`to•graph′ic (-ˌfoʊ təˈgræf ɪk) adj.

astrophotography

a form of photography used to record astronomical phenomena.
See also: Astronomy, Photography
Translations
References in periodicals archive ?
But for the SO node, LCOGT founder and lead engineer Wayne Rosing asked former company intern and accomplished astrophotographer B.
You see, at some point in my adult life I became an astrophotographer. Like many who are serious about such a passion, I've built my own observatory under the dark skies of a remote location--in my case in South Florida.
David Malin was employed as a photographic scientist at the Anglo-Australian Observatory and rapidly gained a reputation as the world's leading astrophotographer. He pioneered many techniques to improve the art and science of astrophotography.
The image was captured by astrophotographer Bruce Waddington over six nights in May 2019, using the SkyPi Remote Observatory in New Mexico.
Author and elite astrophotographer Rogelio Bernal Andreo releases his latest book Notes from the Stars: Ten nightscape master classes by ten world-class night photographers ($50).
I present to you "Transit of the International Space Station (ISS) during the Solar Eclipse of Jan 4 2011 from Oman" by Astrophotographer Thierry Legault.
Astrophotographer Sam Pitts will give a presentation of "Celestial Wonders," and Jacob Strandlien will offer news in space and astronomy.
MUSCAT: Ace French astrophotographer Thierry Legault found a way to make the recent partial solar eclipse very special.
Gendler, a physician and amateur astrophotographer, collects photographs of the stars by 35 past and contemporary amateur and professional astrophotographers from around the world.
The photo was captured by chance late last month when the astrophotographer Dario Giannobile went to Mount Etna to photograph the conjunction between the Moon and the star Aldebaran.
An astrophotographer was able to catch the moment when a meteor exploded in Jupiter's atmosphere.