Using Binoculars in Amateur Astronomy (Best Options)

Instead of a telescope, you may want to invest in a good set of binoculars suited to astronomy. There are a few reasons binoculars are ideal for stargazing. Find out about the best binoculars for astronomy. Why Astronomy Binoculars One reason… …not only can you use the binoculars for astronomy, but you can also use … Read more

Instinct vs Intuition in Landscape Photography

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In this, I look at instinct vs intuition and how these relate to landscape photography. What does each phenomenon mean? Are they the same, or not? At first, you may think they mean the same. But, I will go on to say that they are different, but that they do work in unison to yield some great works of creativity, … Read more

10 Best Places in the World to Stargaze

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You’ve got yourself a telescope for viewing planets, but where are the best places in the world to stargaze? The National Geographic lists five spots as the world’s best stargazing sites where you can use those best features of your telescope. 1. Atacama Desert, Chile You can view the southern night sky clearly at this dark … Read more

4 Best Telescopes for Viewing Planets: Pros and Cons

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Looking for a good telescope to view planets? And, you are probably wanting the best telescope for the money, right? You’ve already searched through an assortment of beginner’s telescopes but you’re still looking. You’re still wondering what telescopes can see the planets. The following covers telescopes for planet viewing and this includes go-to telescopes (i.e. … Read more

Important Features to Consider When Buying a Telescope

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What telescope should you buy?  What features should you consider and what do they mean? Knowing these things helps when you are searching for the right telescope for you. Otherwise, it can be frustrating for you, especially if you are a beginner looking for a telescope for night sky viewing. The following description of different features of … Read more

Before You Fly That Drone in Australia

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The following questions and answers are based on the safety regulations for flying drones in Australia. Breach of these regulations could incur a fine of over AU$10,000. The company DJI have designed equivalent questions and answers in a quiz for Australian drone pilots. Things to do before you fly that drone: Check you are allowed … Read more