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Image Processing, a Series by Nik Szymanek

This series of tutorials guides us through image processing techniques developed by Nik Szymanek. You can practice these techniques with the associated images provided. Click on "Associated dataset" to download them.

Observing During Full Moon: the Running Chicken Nebula

In this video tutorial, Peter Jenkins walks us through the processing of IC2944, also known as the Running Chicken Nebula. Peter explores some of the advanced techniques to fix vignetting through Dynamic Background Extraction and bad columns through Cosmetic…

Eta Carina: From Request Submission to Image Processing

In this tutorial, astrophotographer Adam Block guides you through the workflow of creating a stunning colored wide field astrophotography picture of Eta Carina, obtained with AUS-2, a Takahashi FSQ-106. You will be guided from the initial steps of submitting a request…

Eta Carina Nebula with DeepSkyStacker & Photoshop

A short introduction video tutorial on how to process Eta Carina, using images obtained with the Telescope Live ASA 500N telescope located in Chile. In this tutorial, Peter Jenkins guides us through the process using inexpensive software: Fits Liberator (Free),…