Jump to content

Banner.jpg.b83b14cd4142fe10848741bb2a14c66b.jpg

NGC 281 re-process...


StargeezerTim

Recommended Posts

This is a re-stacking and re-process of my capture from a few nights ago. This was a sort of exercise to see if I could process 9 X iso 800 subs (600 sec) and keep star colour and size better, as previous work with iso 800 has tended to saturate stars too quickly. A tip I picked up in another forum (image processing help and techniques) involves tweaking output levels to lessen the noise of high iso (cheers Sharkmelley!). So I have learnt that higher iso's doesn't necessarily lead to big burnt out stars, providing you take care with the processing!

So here is my latest effort, another heavy crop of a widefield image. Not perfect by any means but I have managed to keeps the stars in check in comparison to my earlier efforts... So much to learn in this terrific hobby.

iso800 good crop.png

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Archived

This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    • No registered users viewing this page.
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue. By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.