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rodrigol

Jupiter & Mars 19-04-2014

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Two shots of Jupiter and Mars from last night. The seeing was not the best but better than recent nights so I thought it was worth posting. In use: CPC800 & QHY5l-II. AVIs post-processed using PIPP, AS!2, Nikon CNX2. 

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I'm still getting to grips with processing Mars...

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That's a very nice image of Jupiter.  Mars is rather trickier :)

James

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both looking pretty good to me. Jupiter looks a little noisy maybe, how many frames have you stacked?

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Thanks for the comments! I've joined 3 x 200 frames together using PIPP and then AS!2. I think it is a 50% (300 frames) stack. During processing with Nikon CNX2 I introduced the noice - but I wouldn't have been able to get all the detail you see otherwise. De-noicing (urgh! that's not english, is it?) just faded the detail away . I'm still learning... :tongue:

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Jupiter looks great even if slightly noisey. I have problems with Mars as well but it's got some details of the surface. Well done.

Peter

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