Astrophotography Workshops

Want to take your photography to the next level? McDonald Observatory offers a variety of workshops for every skill level. 

Beginning Astrophotography Workshop

April 9 & 10, 2021

Future dates will be announced soon for Fall 2021

Just getting started? Learn the basics of how to use a camera at night and get the most out of your equipment under dark skies. 


Intermediate Astrophotography Workshop

May 12 & 13, 2021

Already got the basics down? In this workshop, you'll learn how to take stunning widefield images and how to get started imaging with a telescope.


Advanced Astrophotography Workshop

May 14, 15, & 16, 2021

Ready to go deeper? In this workshop, you'll learn how to create breathtaking panoramic images at night, photograph galaxies millions of light years away, and more.