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Astronomy Outreach Imaging Workshop
Workshop Program & Speakers

Day 1 -- Monday, September 29, 2003


8:15am Registration Opens- STScI Lobby
8:30am Coffee and Pastries - 4th Floor Boardroom
9:00am Welcome and Announcements

Ian Griffin

Space Telescope Science Institute
9:15am Nuts 'n' Bolts
Data to Pictures 101

Zolt Levay

Space Telescope Science Institute
Cosmos v. Canvas: Color and Composition in Astronomy Images

Jayanne English

University of Manitoba
10:30am Morning Break
10:45am Images from Optical Data
Hubble Heritage Project
Keith Noll Space Telescope Science Institute
Cosmetic Cleaning of Astronomical Images
Lisa Frattare Space Telescope Science Institute
From raw data to polished PR images as done by ESA/Hubble
Lars Lindberg Christensen ESA/STECF
12:15pm Catered Lunch - 4th Floor Boardroom
1:45pm Graphics
  "Not My Job" Image Processing: Photos, Diagrams, Layouts, and the Basics of Graphic Design
Jim Keller SIRTF/Caltech
  Creating astronomy news graphics for print, web and video
Ann Feild
Lynn Barranger
Greg Bacon
Space Telescope Science Institute
3:00pm Afternoon Break
3:15pm "Open Mic" - Cool tips and tidbits shareathon
5:45pm Catered Dinner STScI Cafeteria
8:00pm "Celebrating the Images" Slideshow in STScI Auditorium

Day 2 -- Tuesday, September 30, 2003

8:30am Coffee and Pastries - 4th Floor Boardroom
9:00am Images from Other Wavebands
  Making the Most of Infrared Images
Robert Hurt
  Pipeline to Poster: Preparing Chandra's Images
Holly Jessop
Kim Kowal
CXC/SAO
10:30am Morning Break
10:45am Ethics
  Astronomy Illustration and Visualization: The Good the Bad and the Ugly
Ray Villard Space Telescope Science Institute
  Are we going too far? An "ethics" discussion
Travis Rector U. of Alaska, Anchorage and NOAO
12:15pm Catered Lunch - 4th Floor Boardroom
1:30pm Timelapse and Art
  Digital Star-trails and Nighttime Timelapse Animations
Peter Michaud
Kirk Pu'uohau-Pummill
Gemini Observatory
  The Art of Space
David Aguilar Harvard-Smithsonian/CfA
2:45pm Afternoon Break
3:00pm 3D Visualization
  Automated 3D Visualization of GOODS using Perl Scripts
Frank Summers Space Telescope Science Institute
3:30pm Closing Remarks
4:00pm Split Group Tour of Frank's Visualization Wall
(Room 331B) and Photo Lab (Room G16A)
4:30pm Tour Rotation