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by astrobunny
Fri Jul 12, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: Planetary Imaging
Topic: Trying to take video of jupiter
Replies: 1
Views: 157

Trying to take video of jupiter

Is it OK or recommended to use the RGB24 setting?

Thank you.
by astrobunny
Fri Jun 28, 2019 2:12 pm
Forum: Planetary Imaging
Topic: How do I change bit rate in SharpCap?
Replies: 4
Views: 231

Re: How do I change bit rate in SharpCap?

Thank you.
Do you know if i should use the RGB24 setting in capturing Jupiter?
by astrobunny
Fri Jun 28, 2019 4:32 am
Forum: Planetary Imaging
Topic: How do I change bit rate in SharpCap?
Replies: 4
Views: 231

How do I change bit rate in SharpCap?

I got a message tonight that i might increase the bit rate from 8 bits to get more detail while I was imaging Jupiter but there are no instructions on how to do it nor could I find anything in the camera controls.
by astrobunny
Mon Apr 08, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: Planetary Imaging
Topic: Brand new user here. Basic question.
Replies: 2
Views: 202

Re: Brand new user here. Basic question.

Thank you. I actually am accustomed to the NexImage5 cam and the icap software. So I'm not exactly new to this. I suspect that I need to increase the brightness quite a bit. I experience the same thing on my NexImage cam if I don't have the brightness turned up. Thank you.
by astrobunny
Mon Apr 08, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: Planetary Imaging
Topic: Brand new user here. Basic question.
Replies: 2
Views: 202

Brand new user here. Basic question.

Hi. Just bought a new ZWO astrocam and started using SharpCap. Don't know how to use either but I just set up on my driveway to film Jupiter and I think I got everything set up right. The software seemed live and operating but for the life of me I could not get jupiter on my screen. Chose my webcam ...
by astrobunny
Mon Apr 08, 2019 10:44 am
Forum: How do I?
Topic: Newbie needs help with SharpCap
Replies: 0
Views: 116

Newbie needs help with SharpCap

Greetings. I'm new here as of 3 minutes ago. I have not researched any threads for my answer so if anyone could - I used to use NexImage5 as my astrocam with icap software. I now have a ZWO aso290MC and I'm using SharpCap - but I know how to use neither. I just set up on my driveway and I do believe...