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#1 zAmbonii

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 12:43 AM

Took me a while but I finally finished up with processing data from last week. Seeing was supposed to be 4/5, but the seeing was a bit funky and hard to get detail out of some of the images. I normally do some wavelets + deconvolution in post processing, but I gave some linked wavelets a try in R6 and it seemed to come out better. Anyways, below is an image with a few of my captures.

You can view the full Io transit animation here!

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Jupiter 11/8/12 by zAmb0ni, on Flickr

For funlike I also took one of Glenn's images from the 7th and Flava's image from the 9th and compared it to the captures I had on the 8th, just to show how much the cloud patterns changed:

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Finally, I have always wondered if I am getting the most out of my images that I have captured. So I have uploaded a stacked image of 1000 frames that can be downloaded and wonder what you guys can come up with

You can download the stacked .tif here!

Will be interested to see what you can come up with!

Thanks!

#2 rigel123

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 02:07 AM

That is one great animation!

#3 bunyon

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 09:20 AM

Nice images.

I've taken you up on your processing challenge mostly because I always fear the same thing. I figure if I post something worse than everyone else, maybe I'll learn somethiing.


So:

wavelets in Registax 6
RGB align in Registax 6
Photoshop: curves, saturation, despeckle

I usually use a high pass filter but found that it really garbled the image.

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#4 Rankinstudio

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 12:46 PM

Beautiful images and amazing animation.

#5 shawnhar

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 01:08 PM

Awesome animation, SPC900 is still a great camera for planets

#6 karlo

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 01:28 PM

belter of an animation !

#7 cheapersleeper

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 04:16 PM

Would some of you smart and talented people please try processing zAmbonii's data? I have been checking back here frequently to see what you can do with it.

Regards,
Brad

#8 aaube

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 05:53 PM

Not smart and certainly not talented but i agree, it could be a fun exercise to see what could be done.

Sincerely,

Alain

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