Jim Lafferty has been an avid astronomer and imager for over 35 years. He currently observes and images from his backyard observatory in Redlands, California.

His work has appeared on the pages of Sky and Telescope Magazine, the UK publication “The Astronomer”, and used in secondary school physics textbooks. It has also been featured on numerous sites such as Yahoo News, Space.com, NASA APOD, and Spaceweather.com.

Jim is the author and publisher of the book, Imaging Our Sun (2012).

You can see more of his work on his website.




Jim will be an instructor for:

Imaging Our Sun in Hydrogen Alpha