3-Colour Imaging

The Schools' Observatory

Aimed at pupils aged 11-16, this workshop provides students with an opportunity to use astronomical software, study how filtered images combine to make coloured images and allows the students to have a go creating their own 3-colour images of astronomical objects.

You can download the individual files needed for this activity below, or this zip file (80mb) contains them all. 

Link to Welsh version of activity. We also have this activity available in Welsh.

60 mins

Age Suitability: 
11 to 14
14 to 16