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by turfpit
Tue Dec 01, 2020 1:06 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Mosaics from Live Stack
Replies: 2
Views: 15

Re: Mosaics from Live Stack

Welcome back. All good value for 30m acquisition.

Dave
by turfpit
Tue Dec 01, 2020 1:00 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: M42, M43 and NGC1977, the bubble (again)
Replies: 2
Views: 22

Re: M42, M43 and NGC1977, the bubble (again)

Tim

A couple of nice images. I like the depth around M43 in the M42 image.

Dave
by turfpit
Sun Nov 29, 2020 12:06 am
Forum: How do I?
Topic: Basic Debayering question
Replies: 2
Views: 39

Re: Basic Debayering question

sarg314 Consider RG GB If the processing software reads 1st row then second row the pattern is RGGB If the processing software reads 2nd row then 1st row the pattern is GBRG. This is down to the processing software. If you want to delve into this have a look at https://forums.sharpcap.co.uk/viewtopi...
by turfpit
Sun Nov 29, 2020 12:00 am
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: SharpCap Captures Folder Taking Up Huge Amount of Space
Replies: 6
Views: 67

Re: SharpCap Captures Folder Taking Up Huge Amount of Space

js10 I have a capture laptop with a 500Gb hard drive. My processing machine is a desktop with an attached external 4Tb USB3 drive (cost around £100). When I have completed a capture session I copy the files to the 4Tb (over my network) and process them from there. That way I never work on the only c...
by turfpit
Thu Nov 19, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Perseus Double Cluster
Replies: 6
Views: 180

Re: Persius Double Cluster

Very good Brian.

Dave
by turfpit
Sun Nov 15, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Celestron / Imaging Source Cameras
Topic: .conv file
Replies: 4
Views: 348

Re: .conv file

Jim Have a look at https://forums.sharpcap.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=35&t=1450 . I consider https://forums.sharpcap.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=2597 my best lunar image to date. It didn't happen overnight. Some lunar capture ideas https://forums.sharpcap.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=2459 You mentioned jump...
by turfpit
Sun Nov 15, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: Celestron / Imaging Source Cameras
Topic: .conv file
Replies: 4
Views: 348

Re: .conv file

Jim

See my second post, first bullet point, in this thread viewtopic.php?t=1005

Dave
by turfpit
Sun Nov 15, 2020 2:44 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Open Star Cluster M34: Colorful Stars without a Blue Filter
Replies: 3
Views: 122

Re: Open Star Cluster M34: Colorful Stars without a Blue Filter

Very good Brian, worth adding frames to the colour effort. Thanks for the useful description of assigning colours across channels.

Dave
by turfpit
Fri Nov 13, 2020 12:09 pm
Forum: Deep Sky Imaging
Topic: Noise Reduction in Deep Sky Images
Replies: 12
Views: 1247

Re: Noise Reduction in Deep Sky Images

Colin The denoise worked well for the M31 image below. I have found it doesn't work well on rich star fields (think NGC7000 region) and images captured with wide angle lenses (rather than scopes). Where Neat does complain I accept what is offered and take whatever improvement is given. Could one bui...