Sierra Starlight at REI Berkeley

Tuesday Sep 27 2016   7:00 PM
REI Berkeley  1338 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA  map

Join award-winning astrophotographer Tony Rowell as he shares and discusses images from his book Sierra Starlight. Accompanying the photos are short stories that include technical info, camera settings, location info, and the adventure and challenges of capturing the images such as stormy weather, carrying heavy packs of camera gear at high elevations, staying up all night to film celestial events, and on the spot repairs to camera gear in remote locations. Register at

Tony RowellTony Rowell’s award-winning photos have been published in books, calendars, and many magazines. His astro time-lapse videos have been featured on the National Geographic Channel, and his astrophotography has been chosen as the Astronomy Picture of the Day on NASA’s APOD website. Rowell’s photography expeditions have taken him from the Arctic Circle to the mountains of Tibet, and his work has been exhibited at the Yosemite Museum, the Marin Headlands Visitor Center, and the Mountain Light Gallery in Bishop, California.