CVAS NWSF 2002
August 9th-11th, 2002

Recently myself and about 120 fellow CVAS members and guests attended Northwoods StarFest @ Hobb's.

Here is some of what we saw.

--Ben Images shot on August 9th-11th, 2002. Shot with a Vivitar ViviCam10

(Click on any thumbnail to see a larger 640x480 JPEG image)

Friday August 9th, 2002


Setting up camp

setting up scopes

setting up scopes

Dave Olmstead setting up scope

Patti setting up a scope

setting up scopes

PAN 1 NW

PAN 1 N

PAN 1 NNE

PAN 1 NE

PAN 1 E

setting up scopes

setting up scopes

setting up scopes

setting up scopes

Ben staffs the MAS / MN SFS display

display visitors

handout stuff

coloring sheets

MAS Stuff

Space in 3D cards

ISS display

ISS / SETI poster

ISS Display

MAS / MN SFS display area

Setting up scopes

Pan 2 NW

Pan 2 N

PAN 2 NNE

PAN 2 NE

PAN 2 E

Dave Runkle wires his trailer for Amateur Radio

Bob Brose helps setup for Amateur Radio

Trailer antennas HF, 2m & Ku

CVAS President Bert Moritz introduces the evening speaker

'Quest for Life on Mars' by Sanjay S Limye

Midnight snack

Midnight snack

Midnight snack

Saturday August 10th, 2002


KP Duty

Door Prize drawing

Door Prize drawing

Door Prize winners

Door Prize drawing

Grand Door Prize drawing winner

Dave Olmstead shows off his scope

Dave Olmstead shows off his scope

setting up a scope

waiting for sunset

setting up a scope

setting up a scope

setting up a scope

NASA TV/Radio Telescope dishes

Making up more name badges

Group Photo photographer

MAS Members Jackie, David Olmstead, John and ??

MAS Members Ben, Daniel, Jackie, David and John

Patti sets up a scope

setting up scopes

setting up scopes

waiting for sunset

Sat. Speaker 'SETI Spring' by Paul J. Thomas

Paul J. Thomas

24" telescope control room

Sunday August 11th, 2002


Bert cooks breakfast

Dave makes coffee

John serves breakfast

Breakfast Juice

John serves breakfast

David cooks breakfast

Bert flips two at once

Bert cooks breakfast

breakfast crowd

Jackie @ breakfast

Images shot on August 10th and 11th, 2002.
Shot with a Minolta SRT-200 28mm f2.8 (Click on any thumbnail to see a larger 768x512 JPEG image)
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Setting up
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Setting up
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Door prize drawings
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Door prize drawings
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Door prize drawings
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Door prize drawings
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Hobbs
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Unofficial Group photo
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Pan 3 NW
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Pan 3 North
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Pan 3 East
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Star Party in progress
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Cassiopeia over Hobbs
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Summer sky
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star watcher
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Northern sky over Hobbs
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starparty in progress
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Cassiopeia over Hobbs
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Southern Skies
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Southern Skies
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Star trails over Hobbs #1
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Stars over Hobbs
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Star trails over Hobbs #2
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