Wikipedia tells us that astrophotography, also known as astronomical imaging, is the photography or imaging of astronomical objects, celestial events, or areas of the night sky. The article is well worth a read, as astrophotography is a fascinating type of photography that produces equally fascinating images. There is no limit to how sophisticated your astrophotography equipment can become, but is also open to experimentation for those with the most rudimentary of kit. Even a camera sat on a solid surface with a long shutter speed will deliver some beautiful star trails as the earth turns, and from there you may well find your ambitions growing.
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