Wide-field and all-sky images captured by the cameras of Welford Observatory

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Find out what's happening at Welford Observatory

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Welford Observatory has been capturing images of the night sky since 2010 - visit the gallery to see the evolution of equipment and techniques that you may encounter if you embark on a hobby in astrophotography.

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Take a tour of Welford Observatory to get started...

For me, it all started with a disused chicken coop in a lonely field in the Midwest in the USA....and has culminated in an octagonal observatory with a spinning roof in the Thames Valley of England.