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AstroPhoto Award Winners 2015



Horse Head Nebula and Flame Nebula by Neil Viljoen
Awarded CANON Powershot



Lagoon Nebula by Johan Smit
Awarded a Baader Planetarium Universal Digital Camera Holder


Saturn by Madelaine Bloemhof
Awarded "Atlas of the Messier Objects"



ScopeX Student Challenge Winners


Sci-bono Galilean Telescope Build

SCOPEX  
Annual Telescope and Astronomy Expo
15 October 2016
9am to 9pm
At the Museum of Military History, Johannesburg


What to expect on the day
Commercial Telescopes and accessories
Telescope Making, Talks, Science Shows, Workshops
ScopeX Student Challenge

Star Party from 5pm

Contact us
If you want to contribute to ScopeX 2016 or build a telescope to exhibit

Raffle items won at ScopeX 2015

ASI120MC Camera donated by ZWO Co., Ltd
won by Jeff W Morris

The Solar 60 telescope donated by iOptron
won by Tessa Collins

COSMOS 90GT WiFi Telescope donated by Celestron
won by Rebecca Edwards

NexStar 102 SLT Telescope donated by Celestron
won by Derek van der Merwe

6" Ritchey-Chretien Astrograph donated by OPT Telescopes
won by Stefanus Potgieter  - read his ScopeX story  >>>

Sky-Watcher Maksutov-Cassegrain 4" donated by Telescope Shop
won by Ryan Blumenthal



Arduino introduction course and kit donated by House 4 Hack
won by Doryn Jolly

Raspberry Pi 2  donated by MicroRobotics
awarded to Louis Viljoen and Eric Slaghuis

See you on 15 October 2016 at ScopeX !

(Site last updated April 21 2016)


ATM Award Winners
2015

Read about ATM winners >>>

Gerhard Bloemhof


Eric Slaghuis


Chris Curry


Joos Bloem


ASSA Pretoria Centre


2015 COMMERCIAL SPONSORS AND EXHIBITORS















Our heart-felt thanks go to all ScopeX Sponsors and Exhibitors

Non-Commercial Sponsers 2015

ScopeX is proud to be sponsored by
Department of Science and Technology


and NRF/SAASTA
- The South African Agency for Science and Technology Advancement is a business Unit of the National Research Foundation.


Many thanks to Sci-Bono Discovery Centre
, the South African Astronomical Observatory  and the EUNAWE for their support

Commercial Sponsers 2015
Many thanks to all companies donating items
Without generous sponsorship, this event would not be possible

SUPPORTERS

Many thanks to all amateur groups that have supported ScopeX in the past:
Johannesburg Centre of ASSA

Pretoria Centre of ASSA

Cape Centre of ASSA

Durban Centre of ASSA
Garden Route Centre of ASSA

Bloemfontein Centre of ASSA

West Rand Astronomy Club

Unika Voortrekkerkommando


Many thanks to Park Town Boys High School - and particularly John Scott - for accommodating the ATM class for over a decade

2015 COMMERCIAL SPONSORS AND EXHIBITORS















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