We are nonprofit group of amateur and professional astronomers in Nanaimo who share, learn and teach others about the night sky.
Alan McConnachie has agreed to present “"Science and technology for Canadian astronomy" (overview of the several observatories and instruments that Canada helps build and use) on Wednesday, February…0 Comments 0 Likes
I have been playing with a data reduction program called IRIS. It is free and very easy to use. As a first try I processed and added many frames taken with an unguided, tripod mounted DSLR obtained at Westwood Lake when we did the Perseid public…Continue
I have recently cleaned and checked out 5 telescopes, 3 donated and 2 of my own construction. They are available for loan (or for sale if they are mine) to any club member. If you are interested, please contact me through this site. I have other…Continue
This is the image our last speaker (James Di Francesco) alluded to at his recent presentation.…Continue