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Astrophotography: Tips for photographing the stars

24 January 2014 Last updated at 16:53 GMT

Astrophotography is not limited to organisations such as Nasa or the astrophysics centre Jodrell Bank. By combining a few simple pieces of technology it is possible for anyone to photograph the night sky.

Click's LJ Rich finds out how to take pictures of the stars with a small camera or smartphone.

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