Podcaster: Shane and Chris

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Title: Large Aperture Observing and Sketching with Howard Banich

Organization:  Actual Astronomy

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Description: The Actual Astronomy Podcast presentsL arge Aperture Observing and Sketching with Howard Banich.  In this episode we talk with Sky & Telescope Contributing Editor Howard Banich. Well known for creating photographic-like sketches through his 28-inch portable reflector Howard has a passion for collaborating with other amature astronomers and sharing his experiences through large instruments. Join us to learn about Howard’s astronomical journey from a spotting scope to observing through huge telescopes like the Bok 90-inch and how he recently upgraded his instrument and what advice he has for other observers of the night sky who wish to sketch the stars.

Bio: Shane and Chris are amateur astronomers who enjoy teaching astronomy classes and performing outreach where they help the eyes of the public to telescope eyepieces.

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