Not only is Gary Palmer a star in his field among aficionados, but he’s also a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society and a member of the British Astronomical Association. Gary started small, self-taught – with a simple DSLR camera and free software he used to pursue his hobby. Now with years of experience under his belt, Gary is influential in his field among astronomers and amateurs alike, also working with a number of brands and manufacturers to test up-and-coming equipment.
He shares his in-depth knowledge with his community, writes reviews for magazines and TV, and often shares his incomparable expertise as a guest on worldwide radio shows. His images, which have been published across a variety of media including magazines and online, have been shortlisted and won many competitions.
Gary currently teaches many workshops across the UK and abroad to provide information on equipment, image capturing, and processing. He also runs "Solar Outreach" programmes, and offers 1 on 1 tutoring. With his expertise, he can turn a novice into a pro in no time.