Get stargazing with Back Garden Astronomy Week

Sign up to Back Garden Astronomy Week and take part in BBC Sky at Night Magazine's stargazing campaign.

Sign up to Back Garden Astronomy Week and take part in BBC Sky at Night Magazine's stargazing campaign.

Have you ever wanted to get into astronomy but didn’t know where to start?

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If so, Back Garden Astronomy Week is the perfect time to get outside and get looking up at the night sky.

This beginner’s guide from BBC Sky at Night Magazine will introduce the wonders of stargazing in easy-to-do, nightly observing instalments.

Sign up and each day from Saturday 28 September – Friday 4 October we’ll send you an email newsletter helping you discover a new sight every night, and then capture what you see with a smartphone or DSLR camera.

Each day during Back Garden Astronomy Week you’ll also get essential observing and astro imaging tips: advice like how to avoid camera shake, the right smartphone apps for low-light conditions and which accessories are best for photos of the night sky.

Sign up today to kickstart your journey of discovery to the stars and we’ll send you a free 58-page digital starter pack before Back Garden Astronomy Week starts.

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Click here to get started and you’ll receive a free 58-page digital starter pack filled with tips on taking the first steps in amateur astronomy.