Tutorials

by Chuck’s Astrophotography 2016.10.4 SUBSCRIBE SUBSCRIBED UNSUBSCRIBE This is my setup, review, and first image(“First Light” as they say in astrophotography) I’ve taken with my new ZWO ASI1600MM-Cool (mono) camera. It’s not a CCD, but the ASI 1600 operates like one. I was only able to get in 20 minutes worth of exposure time on […]

At our ZWO lab, we testing very new astro images processing software Astro Pixel Processor (APP). APP has many very interesting features and some of them are very unique. Many of our customers bought color DSO cameras and the very first step for all those users during image processing is choosing the right debayer algorithm. […]

Astrography under a good astronomical seeing is the main desire for astronomers all around the world. Seeing is the most important factor for DSO or planetary image quality. Practically all professional observatories are located on locations with sub-second seeing, where seeing values are below 1 arcsec, but amateur astronomers are doing astrography under the sky where is the common seeing between 2 […]

As we know all ASI cameras enable us small settings to adjust through ASCOM camera driver such as Gain and Offset. In this short article, we will show you a few test images of how cameras setting affects your captured image. For this test, we used ASI1600MM-Cool and ASI071MC-Cool, two very popular ZWO DSO cameras. […]