Free planetarium

 
User avatar
FastFourierTransform
Astronaut
Posts: 42
Joined: 17 Nov 2016

Astrophotography

08 Jun 2017 04:08

Gnargenox wrote:
Source of the post Was that just using the auto contrast, auto levels and auto color buttons?

I just touched the constrast and brightness slider until it looked fine :)
But something quite as fast as the autocontrast button in reality.


I'm going to try myself perhaps this night now that I have a new mobile phone :D
Let's see what I get


Holy cow! I can't believe it had that much hidden info

Not only that. I can clearly see the Tycho crater (at the left of the spec that was in your lens) and can also see the ejecta streak created by ir crossing mare serenitatis. I think I even see the Langrenus crater in your image!
So not so crude in the end :D
 
User avatar
Gnargenox
Explorer
Posts: 266
Joined: 11 Dec 2016
Location: 179° 56′ 39.4″ +0° 2′ 46.2″ @ 7,940 ± 420 pc

Astrophotography

08 Jun 2017 20:55

I tried again tonight. Set up was easier, but I was not as satisfied with the results. I did play with brightness and contrast only.
photo_1496980772307.png
CPU: AMD FX-8350 8 core processor 4GHz / GPU: GeForce GT 730 @ 1920x1080, 60Hz with 1GB adapter RAM / RAM: Patriot Signature 4GB 1600MHz 240-Pin DDR3 (only 2GB work, don't buy it) / Motherboard: MSI 970 Gaming MS-7693
 
User avatar
Hornblower
Pioneer
Posts: 427
Joined: 02 Nov 2016
Location: International Space Station
Contact:

Astrophotography

15 Jun 2017 09:24

Here's my best attempt at capturing Jupiter through my telescope by holding up my phone camera to the lens:
20170607_210201.jpg
"Space is big. Really big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it's a long way down the road to the chemist, but that's just peanuts to space." - Douglas Adams
 
User avatar
Gnargenox
Explorer
Posts: 266
Joined: 11 Dec 2016
Location: 179° 56′ 39.4″ +0° 2′ 46.2″ @ 7,940 ± 420 pc

Astrophotography

15 Jun 2017 11:21

I think you have just managed to prove Earth is not the center of the solar system!
CPU: AMD FX-8350 8 core processor 4GHz / GPU: GeForce GT 730 @ 1920x1080, 60Hz with 1GB adapter RAM / RAM: Patriot Signature 4GB 1600MHz 240-Pin DDR3 (only 2GB work, don't buy it) / Motherboard: MSI 970 Gaming MS-7693
 
User avatar
pzampella
Observer
Posts: 15
Joined: 12 Dec 2016
Location: Madrid
Contact:

Astrophotography

20 Jun 2017 17:44

So, I finally had the opportunity to go away from Madrid's light pollution into Alicante, and managed to get this pictures. I processed all three with PixInsight, and I can't believe how different they are from those with all that city light. I hope you like them too:

► Show Spoiler


► Show Spoiler


► Show Spoiler


Any thoughts?
Attachments
M8.jpg
M8
M12.jpg
M13
M21.jpg
M20
Last edited by pzampella on 21 Jun 2017 17:47, edited 1 time in total.
 
User avatar
Spacer
Explorer
Posts: 162
Joined: 22 Aug 2016
Location: mevaseret zion, israel

Astrophotography

20 Jun 2017 18:06

pzampella, beautiful images!
looks like a telescope hubble ones!
"Exploration is in our nature. We began as wanderers, and we are wanderers still"
-carl sagan
 
User avatar
HarbingerDawn
Explorer
Topic Author
Posts: 160
Joined: 22 Aug 2016
Location: CT, USA
Contact:

Astrophotography

20 Jun 2017 18:24

Great images!
Ryzen 7 1700 OC to 3.8 GHz, 32 GB DDR4 RAM, GTX 970 4096 MB VRAM
Posts on old forum: 8717
 
User avatar
DoctorOfSpace
Pioneer
Posts: 587
Joined: 22 Aug 2016
Location: SpaceX Mars Colony
Contact:

Astrophotography

20 Jun 2017 20:43

Quite impressive
CPU: Intel Core i7-5820K 4.2GHz 6-Core Processor - RAM: G.Skill Ripjaws V Series 32GB (4 x 8GB) DDR4-2400 Memory - GPU: EVGA GTX 1080 Ti FE 11GB
Quando omni flunkus, moritati
 
User avatar
Watsisname
Pioneer
Posts: 586
Joined: 06 Sep 2016
Location: Bellingham, WA

Astrophotography

20 Jun 2017 20:47

Amazing!  M 20/21 is my favorite. :)
 
User avatar
pzampella
Observer
Posts: 15
Joined: 12 Dec 2016
Location: Madrid
Contact:

Astrophotography

21 Jun 2017 16:39

Spacer wrote:
Source of the post looks like a telescope hubble ones!

Nah! The first thing I did after seeing the result was checking the professional ones and the difference is quite noticeable. But I still can't believe that I managed to pull those up!
HarbingerDawn wrote:
Source of the post Great images!

DoctorOfSpace wrote:
Source of the post Quite impressive

Thank you! It's good to know that I'm not the only one impressed!
Watsisname wrote:
Source of the post Amazing!  M 20/21 is my favorite.

Really? I like M8 a little bit more, even if after the processing it ended up a little overexposed.


I'll keep posting my results each time I get something new and interesting enough.
:)
 
User avatar
Gnargenox
Explorer
Posts: 266
Joined: 11 Dec 2016
Location: 179° 56′ 39.4″ +0° 2′ 46.2″ @ 7,940 ± 420 pc

Astrophotography

21 Jun 2017 17:44

Bravo pzampella!
CPU: AMD FX-8350 8 core processor 4GHz / GPU: GeForce GT 730 @ 1920x1080, 60Hz with 1GB adapter RAM / RAM: Patriot Signature 4GB 1600MHz 240-Pin DDR3 (only 2GB work, don't buy it) / Motherboard: MSI 970 Gaming MS-7693

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 17 guests