Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality Erciyes A.Ş. and Science Center organizes an astrophotography training tour on Mount Erciyes. The educational tour, which will be an unforgettable experience under the stars, away from light pollution and to explore the sky, will start on August 7th.
With the 'Erciyes Astrophotography Education Tour' organized within the scope of social activities through the institutions and organizations of the Metropolitan Municipality, the people of Kayseri will have the opportunity to observe and get to know the universe.
THEORETICAL AND PRACTICAL EDUCATION EVERY WEEK
Science Center within the Metropolitan Municipality and Erciyes A.Ş. The tour, which will start on August 7 and will continue on Saturdays every week, will provide an environment for both professional photographers and those who want to improve themselves and have a different experience in this field. The program to be held in Kayseri and Erciyes will take place in the form of theoretical training during the day and practice at night.
AN UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE IN TENTS AND UNDER THE STARS
The astrophotography training tour, which offers participants an unforgettable experience in the Erciyes Ski Center Hacılar Kapı, the highest point of Kayseri, at 2 meters, away from light pollution, in tents and under the stars, awaits those who want to explore the sky.
OPEN TO AMATEUR AND PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHERS
With the training tour, which is open to amateur and professional photographers, the participants will receive sky training with expert astronomers in Turkey's largest augmented reality planetarium, learn the positioning of planets and constellations, acquire theoretical basic information about astrophotography, and have the opportunity to stay in tents set up under the stars. During the tour, participants will be able to watch the Milky Way with the naked eye and apply their knowledge of astrophotography to take the most creative photo with planets and stars.
Those who want to participate in detailed information and astrophotography tour will be able to make a reservation by calling 0352 342 3917 or 0533 160 75 19.
The astrophotography training tour program, which will be held with a minimum of 5 and a maximum of 10 participants, has been planned as follows:
Meeting in front of Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality Library at 7 on Saturday, August 14.00th (in front of the Old Cinema Onay), 14.30 Arrival at Kayseri Science Center, 14.45 -16.00 Sky, planet and constellation training in the planetarium, 16.00 -17.30 Astrophotography theoretical training, 17.30 -18.00 Erciyes Departure to Hacılar Kapı, 18.00 -18.15 Lifos Gondola lift to the upper station, 18.15-19.00 Sunset and shooting location discovery in Erciyes (settlement in tents), 19.00 – 20.00 Lunch at H2650 restaurant (soup, meatballs, sausage bread, potato drink) , su) will not be able to go out of the menu. Those who wish can benefit from the restaurant by paying an extra fee, 20.00 -20.30 Sky and constellation position information in the dark of the night, 20.30-24.00 Milky Way, application shooting for star exposure, free working time. Market; 08.00 Recovery, 09.00 Breakfast plate – unlimited tea, 10.00 Return to the city center.