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Plato - 17th March

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Having purchased an IS camera from Helen at SGLXI to pick up lunar imaging again, I thought I'd better do some!! I have forgotten heaps on processing lunar images, so learning again from scratch! Feel free to comment robustly :)

And I'm pretty sure it's Plato... but I could be wrong!!!

So, I think there are about 1,000 frames from 5 videos in this, but this was my first time using Autostakkert, so can't be sure!

  • Camera: IS DBK21
  • Scope: GSO RC f/8 - no barlow
  • Mount: EQ6
  • Capture: SharpCap
  • Processing: Aligned and stacked each video in Autostakkert, manually aligned in CS5. Levels, curves, High pass filter, unsharp mask, despeckle, FocusMagic

 

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Welcome to the imaging section :cheesy:

Yep defo plato with the Alpine valley in the forground, very nice image, focus looks to be a nats of.

 

Good to see you posting in this section and keep at it matey

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Ta Jules! More practice on the focus needed!!

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The focusing is my weak spot, i look at the display think i have nailed it but most times it comes out soft, usually use registax wavelets to sharpen up a little

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