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    Once you've signed up you'll be able to post in the forums to introduce yourself, customise your profile, exchange messages with other members of our community, and attend one of our monthly meetings to meet other members. We welcome members of all skill levels, from the complete beginner to the seasoned veteran of the skies.

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  1. General

    1. Information & Announcements

      Information & announcements from the East Midlands Stargazers. Check back often for information on upcoming dark site meets and talks.

      10,287
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    2. Welcome

      Introduce yourself to our little community.

      8,809
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    3. Astro General Discussion

      General astronomy related discussion.

      20,276
      posts
    4. Weather Discussion

      Could there be clear skies soon?

      1,165
      posts
    5. Beginner Area

      Do you want to know the difference between a refractor and a reflector? Not sure how to choose your first telescope? There's no such thing as a silly question... Ask away!

      5,786
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    6. Martyn's Coffee Shop

      General off topic (non astro) discussion.

      20,156
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  2. Observing

    1. Observing Discussion

      Hints, tips, techniques and general observing discussion.

      1,209
      posts
    2. Observing Reports

      Upcoming targets, things to look out for and star charts.

      2,255
      posts
    3. Observing with Binoculars (BINS)

      Observing with binoculars instead of a scope?

      694
      posts
  3. Imaging (Astrophotography)

    1. Imaging Discussion

      Hints, tips, techniques and general imaging discussion.

      3,464
      posts
    2. Imaging Software

      Software discussion, hints, tips and best practice.

      1,046
      posts
    3. Imaging Video

      Electronically assisted observing and imaging.

      124
      posts
    4. 24,503
      posts
  4. Astronomy Equipment

    1. Telescopes / Complete Setups

      For discussion of Optical Tube Assemblies (OTAs), mounts, accessories and complete setups.

      3,351
      posts
    2. Mounts

      In depth discussion of mounts and accessories.

      2,099
      posts
    3. Eyepieces

      In depth discussion of eyepieces, eyepiece kits, barlows, cleaning, etc.

      2,000
      posts
    4. Cameras

      For the discussion of cameras and other imaging accessories.

      844
      posts
    5. DIY & Self Mod

      For the discussion of DIY and self mod setups.

      5,177
      posts
    6. Member Equipment Gallery

      Show off your shiny kit.

      2,001
      posts
  • Forum Statistics

    12,832
    Total Topics
    128,269
    Total Posts
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    Images
    32
    Comments
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  • Member Statistics

    1,342
    Total Members
    444
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