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OPB | March 3, 2011 12:30 p.m.

Amateur photographers can now take pictures that rival images from NASA. Meet Tom Carrico who produces images you’d swear come from the Hubble space telescope. And visit the Oregon Star Party in central Oregon.

First Broadcast: 2011
Producer: Vince Patton
Videographer: Michael Bendixen
Editor: Lisa Suinn Kallem
Photos Courtesy of : Tom Carrico
Video & Animations Courtesy of: NASA
Production Assistance: Dylan Stirewalt

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Tom Carrico Astrophotography
Oregon Star Party


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