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Winning Sky Photos – 2017 David Malin Awards Exhibition Opening
6 November, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
Winning Sky Photos is the exhibition of top entries from the David Malin Awards astrophotography competition.
Held annually by the Central West Astronomical Society, it is open to photographers around Australia. The photographs are judged
by world-renowned astrophotographer Dr David Malin.
He has been involved in scientific photography since the mid-1960s, initially using optical and electron microscopes
and X-ray diffraction techniques to shed a new light on problems in pure and applied chemistry.
as its photographic scientist, and applied his imaging techniques to studying much larger and more distant objects,
including Malin 1, the first giant, low-surface-brightness galaxy discovered and still the largest known spiral system.
Dr David Malin will open the Exhibition at 7.00pm on Monday 6th November and give a talk.
The exhibition will be open until January 14th.
The Talk and Opening Night are free but bookings are required. If you would like to view though the telescopes, special viewing costs apply.
Bookings can be made here for the Talk / Opening and Viewing on Trybooking