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by Ronald
Tue Aug 03, 2021 12:17 am
Forum: How do I?
Topic: Satellite trails
Replies: 3
Views: 41

Re: Satellite trails

Ok thanks for reply, another question would using an initial frame count of 5 make any difference?
Thanks again Ronald
by Ronald
Mon Aug 02, 2021 6:31 am
Forum: How do I?
Topic: Satellite trails
Replies: 3
Views: 41

Satellite trails

How can i adjust the stacking algorithm to be more sensitive to satellite trails? Also how many frames does it take to remove them?
Thanks
Ronald
by Ronald
Mon May 17, 2021 12:34 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: M33 from august 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 227

M33 from august 2020

32-bit data from late August 2020 from a livestack session. Our first attempt at post processing with Siril and basic PS. May 10 2021 Zwo 294mc 0° gain 181 offset 4 163x24s exposure subtract dark applied dark flats guiding is our next a endeavor or should I adventure this hobby is endless like our u...
by Ronald
Fri Apr 23, 2021 8:18 pm
Forum: How do I?
Topic: Photoshop fits Liberator in 16-bit livestock
Replies: 2
Views: 176

Re: Photoshop fits Liberator in 16-bit livestock

Thanks for the quick reply, I found you can convert fits file in fits liberator to a tiff file save it as a tiff in sharpcap with the same title then open it
in Photoshop .Our livestack images are fantastic guiding and post processing are pur next adventure :o
by Ronald
Fri Apr 23, 2021 3:02 pm
Forum: How do I?
Topic: Photoshop fits Liberator in 16-bit livestock
Replies: 2
Views: 176

Photoshop fits Liberator in 16-bit livestock

How do I open up a 16-bit save live stack without adjustments for the last year I've had sharpcap Pro I've learned lights calibration frames stacking Etc now I want to learn post-processing any help would help can I get my 16-bit fits files to open up in Photoshop I haven't been able to get the fits...
by Ronald
Mon Mar 08, 2021 4:39 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Capture area
Replies: 1
Views: 230

Capture area

Hi all We have been using our zwo294 osc for about 6 month's, I decided to experiment with the capture area settings the full sensor is 4144x2822 during a day time test I selected 1600x1200 capture area. What I noticed immediately was the image became much larger the object is a communication tower ...
by Ronald
Mon Mar 08, 2021 4:38 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Capture area
Replies: 0
Views: 456

Capture area

Hi all We have been using our zwo294 osc for about 6 month's, I decided to experiment with the capture area settings the full sensor is 4144x2822 during a day time test I selected 1600x1200 capture area. What I noticed immediately was the image became much larger the object is a communication tower ...
by Ronald
Fri Feb 26, 2021 4:23 pm
Forum: Live Stacking
Topic: Help with flat frames
Replies: 4
Views: 427

Re: Help with flat frames

Hi Sam I have very similar equipment the asi294osc as well the AVX mount. My scopes are the skywatcher evostar 80ed and the celestron c6. After trying long exposures 2 -4s my flats looked like yours. Then I tried short exposures between 380ms-450ms aiming at the sky just before sunset adjusting the ...
by Ronald
Wed Feb 03, 2021 4:57 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: First year of SHARPCAP PRO 3.2
Replies: 2
Views: 302

First year of SHARPCAP PRO 3.2

First year of this new endeavor has been extremely successful, and frustrating. Sometimes the stars line up perfectly and the results are fantastic. Other times it feels like complete failure, for instance tracking errors, cloudy nights, or atmospheric turbulence. Then the initial gear $$$ of course...
by Ronald
Mon Jan 25, 2021 4:42 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Livestack m42
Replies: 5
Views: 525

Re: Livestack m42

Follow up
Celestron c6 SCT f/6.3 flattener reducer
Camera cooled -10°c
No post processing!
Ronald & Kim