Satellite Spotting & Operations Handbook
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As of Aug 2016, we have purchased a plot of land in Arizona and built an observing platform. This will serve to image satellites against a very dark sky. The fence is to keep out rattlesnakes and scorpions.
Satellite spotting can be a completely free hobby. However if you want to spend here are some tips on equipment complimenting the information in the book..
The Sony 7S is the ultimate Digital SLR camera for recording the night sky. This one is expensive but the quality is so high that it has been used on the International Space Station. This is the camera I dream about at night...
My giant 25x125mm Vixen binoculars. Perfect for observing slow moving satellites in higher earth orbit.