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Past, Present, And Future Of Photographic Surveys

  • Alain Maury (a1)

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Surveying the entire sky requires very efficient instrumentation, if the project has to be done in a relatively short period. In this is a review of the existing photographic surveys, it is demonstrated that photography, because of its very large format, is still the best existing technique for survey purposes.

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Angel, 1983: ‘Implementation and use of wide fields in very large telescopes’ - Astronomy with Schmidt type telescopes - IAU Colloquium # 78 - Cappacioli, ed. 1983. p.549.
Quebatte, et al. 1986: ‘Grid processing of large photographic plates’ - The Messenger Issue # 46, p.7
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Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union
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