May 5, 2013 ALP Monthly
Last May 5,
members of the Astronomical League of the Philippines
(ALP) held their monthly meeting at Manila
Planetarium. Members who attended were ALP
President James Kevin Ty , wife Charito and son Kendrick
Cole KC Ty ; VP Jett Aguilar , Mike Enage, Ronald Sison, Per Edman,
Josh Abejero, Miguel Enrique Cajita & dad Trix,
Jason Comia, Aileen Rose Sasot, Justine
Mae Garcia & parents, Liza Quitlong and Marlon Monzon.
started at around 3:30pm with
ALP President James Kevin Ty welcoming ALP's
2 new members to their monthly
meeting. This was followed by individual short
introduction of each other so that members will get to
know each other. Afterwards, VP Jett Aguilar gave an
interesting lecture on planetary imaging. He
discuss the various cameras and webcams that can be used
for planetary imaging. He also mentioned our very
own ALPer Christopher Go, Donald Parker and Damian Peach
as some of the great amateur astronomers whose planetary
imaging works can rival that of the professional works.
Also discussed by him are some steps on how to use
AstroStakkert 2 and other image processing software to
enhance your planetary images.
ALPers listened to the
lecture of ALP VP Jett Aguilar.
ALP VP Jett Aguilar
discussed on Planetary Imaging.
President James Kevin Ty invited
members to their planned May 11th Caliraya stargazing
session. The meeting ended at around 5:30pm.