There are further understandings which are not covered at all by the NEAF
, but which the AIATSIS Guidelines refer to as the 'Indigenous people's definitions', 'perspectives', 'protocols' and 'cultural values', which I address here.
www.luntengineering.com Lunt Engineering USA, a sister company of Lunt Solar Systems, made its debut at NEAF with a line of apo refractors with ED objectives ranging from 80 to 152 mm in aperture.
Innovations Foresight also partners with Sky Vision, a company that introduced the robotic Nova 120 direct-drive German equatorial mount at NEAF. The mount is capable of bearing scopes and accessories weighing in excess of 260 pounds (118 kg).
Davis with spectacular deep-sky photography that's appeared in the magazine recently, the Texas-based astrophotographer garnered much of his celebrity status at NEAF
, especially with younger attendees, as the multi-talented creator of the Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius cartoon series.
Our Sky & Telescope colleagues also show up en masse for these events, since NEAF
and NEAIC are great opportunities for all of us to interact firsthand with many readers.
Sky & Telescope, a long-time NEAF
sponsor, always has a big turnout, and this year all of our editors were on hand.
A core group of people in the Riverside Telescope Makers organizes PATS so that amateur astronomers living in the West have their own trade show, to complement the annual Northeast Astronomy Forum (NEAF
) held in Suffern, New York.
After meeting Tom Simstad at NEAF
, I took the advice of Mr.
As it has for the past five years, NEAF
was preceded by the Northeast Astro-Imaging Conference (NEAIC).
Astronomy Technologies' 2-inch field flattener debuted at NEAF
last April (August issue, pages 36 and 40).
POPULARLY KNOWN AS NEAF
, the Northeast Astronomy Forum is the world's most prestigious trade show for astronomical products.
Northeastern Association of Forensic Scientists (NEAFS
) Annual Meeting