This book is based around the authoras beautiful and sometimes awe-inspiring color images and mosaics of deep-sky objects. The book describes how similar qHubble classq images can be created by amateur astronomers in their back garden using commercially available telescopes and CCD cameras. Subsequent processing and image enhancement in the qelectronic darkroomq is covered in detail as well. A range of telescopes and equipment is considered, from the authoras 11-inch with Hyperstar camera, down to more affordable instruments. Appendices provide links to free software a not available from a single source a and are themselves an invaluable resource.Astrophotography with Affordable Equipment and Software Greg Parker ... The system is fast, which is very good, but this also means that sky glow quickly becomes a problem; there was also a problem with ... Remove the Celestron manual focus knob and fit a aFeatherToucha focuser http://www.starizona.com/ search.cfm?
|Title||:||Making Beautiful Deep-Sky Images|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-09-20|