by Astronomy Addict 2016.10.22 SUBSCRIBE SUBSCRIBED UNSUBSCRIBE Video review of the rather fantastic ZWO ASI 178MC, concentrating on its deep sky astronomical abilities.
by Chuck’s Astrophotography 2017.6.16 SUBSCRIBE SUBSCRIBED UNSUBSCRIBE Trying to perfect autoguiding seems like a never ending process. So I ordered a new ZWO guide scope. It has a 280mm focal length and a focal ratio of f/4.6. I bought this guide scope to serve as replacement for my previous one which has a focal length […]
By Chuck’s Astrophotography 2017.4.21 SUBSCRIBE SUBSCRIBED UNSUBSCRIBE In this astrophotography tutorial I’m going to show you how to setup plate-solving in Sequence Generator Pro (SGP). I will also show you how easy it is to setup an automatic meridian flip. You will want to make sure you are running the ASCOM platform software on your […]
by Chuck’s Astrophotography 2017.2.15 SUBSCRIBE SUBSCRIBED UNSUBSCRIBE This video tutorial shows how to setup / install a ZWO ASI1600mm-cool (mono) camera and filter wheel in Sequence Generator Pro (SGPro). SGPro has quite a few features, but is still easy to get started quickly. The video also briefly covers how to setup a new sequence and […]
By Chuck’s Astrophotography 2017.1.17 SUBSCRIBE SUBSCRIBED UNSUBSCRIBE In this astrophotography video I show how to quickly process the Horsehead nebula when only using the H-alpha (Ha) narrowband filter. All of the processing is done in PixInsight, including stacking. Here are the list or steps: 1. Blink. 2. Batch PreProcessing Script (BatchPreProcessingScript) 3. Screen Transfer Function […]