Tag Archives: astrophotography

New Focus Cube for my telescope – install and review!

Focus Cube

Received my new Pegasus Astro Focus Cube which will be attached to the Esprit 100 refractor. Join me in unboxing the Focus Cube, see how it’s installed and my thoughts on this astro product. Pegasus Astro Focus Cube >>> http://bit.ly/2ZbjHYZ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KELpAyFq0UQ

Return to the Horsehead and Flame Nebulae

Horsehead and Flame Nebulae

It’s been quite some time since I imaged this region of space. Nearly 10 years much to my surprise as I thought about it. Returning once again to the Horsehead and Flame Nebulae, I found myself armed with a new equipment and a new set of imaging and processing skills than previous.  Imaging this deepsky […]

How to calibrate and auto stack in Pixinsight

There’s an easy way to calibrate, align and auto stack in Pixinsight. I’ll show you how in this tutorial. Open up the batch preprocessing script, select your lights, flats, darks and bias frames and click go! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cSSu3CV_M3E

Running Chicken Nebula IC2944

Meet IC2944, also known as the Running Chicken Nebula. It’s a southern hemisphere deep sky object. An open cluster with an associated emission nebula found in the constellation Centaurus. Within this region of nebulosity is a set of Bok globules. They were discovered in IC 2944 by South African astronomer A. David Thackeray in 1950. These […]

One click colour calibration in Pixinsight?

Pixinsight colour calibration

If you’ve ever struggled with colour calibration in Pixinsight then you’ll want to watch this video! I’ll show you a super easy way to colour calibrate your images in just one click! To download the script and more info please go to https://visibledark.ca/autocolorscript/ after watching the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pgUbx89xdA8