Imaging in Severe Light Pollution: Part 1 – Unmodified DSLR

I've updated some information for modified DSLRs in a new post here. The tips below are for use with an unmodified camera. Though this is valuable for a modified camera, there are differences and I've chosen to separate the two. Imaging in severe light pollution with a Modified DSLR The map above is about where …

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Dithering – Do it Now!

What is Dithering? Dithering is a process initiated by your imaging software between captures that sends a message to your guiding software to set a new position for the guide star and move the mount accordingly to recenter the guide star, effectively moving the the image a few pixels randomly between captures. This randomizes the …

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