Jump to content

Jupiter with some moons


Recommended Posts

Seeing was pretty good for around here last night, and FireCapture kept crashing on me every time I switched the profile to try to grab Saturn.  So I fired up SharpCap without having ever looked at it, and grabbed this quick one of Jupiter and 3 moons.

 

About 90 seconds worth, for 5048 frames.  Kept the best 75%.  No darks or flats; by this time my back was hurting from the cold!

 

PIPP to stablise the video and discard bad frames > Autostakkert 3 > Registax > GIMP.  Enjoy!  Think i might start investigating SharpCap - I really love many of the features of FireCapture, but I sure hate how it crashes with very little provocation!!   

 

Enjoy!

 

image.thumb.png.8ee58297d7fcb746305cb928869971db.png

  • Like 3
Link to comment
Share on other sites

Great results Adam. Sharpcap is certainly good software. I use it for solar captures. Not sure you actually need flats nor darks for planetary as essentially you are shooting video.

Have a look at the help files in Sharpcap to see suggestions as to whether they are necessary.

  • Like 1
Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • 2 weeks later...

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...