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The Resource Making beautiful deep-sky images : astrophotography with affordable equipment and software, Greg Parker, (electronic resource)

Making beautiful deep-sky images : astrophotography with affordable equipment and software, Greg Parker, (electronic resource)

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Making beautiful deep-sky images : astrophotography with affordable equipment and software
Title
Making beautiful deep-sky images
Title remainder
astrophotography with affordable equipment and software
Statement of responsibility
Greg Parker
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this updated version of his classic on deep-sky imaging, astrophotographer Greg Parker describes how the latest technology can help amateur astronomers process their own beautiful images. Whether you are taking your own images from a backyard system or processing data from space telescopes, this book shows you how to enhance the visuals in the "electronic darkroom" for maximum beauty and impact. The wealth of options in the astrophotography realm has exploded in the recent past, and Parker proves an able guide for the interested imager to improve his or her comfort level against this exciting new technological backdrop. From addressing the latest DSLR equipment to updating the usage of Hyperstar imaging telescopes and explaining the utility of parallel imaging arrays, this edition brings the book fully up-to-date, and includes clear tutorials, helpful references, and gorgeous color astrophotography by one of the experts in the field
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Cataloging source
AZU
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Parker, Greg
Dewey number
522/.63
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QB121
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series,
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  • Astronomical photography
  • Photography
  • Popular works
  • Photography
  • Image processing
  • Astronomy
  • Astronomy
  • Astronomy
  • Popular Science
  • Popular Science in Astronomy
  • Astronomy, Observations and Techniques
  • Image Processing and Computer Vision
  • Photography
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Making beautiful deep-sky images : astrophotography with affordable equipment and software, Greg Parker, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How did I start? -- The Beginning -- and a Serious Health Warning! -- Assembling your Imaging System -- Computational Considerations -- Data Acquisition and Image Processing -- A Permanent Setup -- First Light -- Choosing your Objects -- First Light -- your First Objects -- Wide-Field Imaging with a Short Focal Length Refractor -- Hyperstar III Imaging -- Parallel Imaging with an Array -- Fundamentals of Image Processing -- Processing Professional Data -- The Deep-Sky Images -- Differentiating your Work -- Your Largest Resource -- Book Recommendations -- Appendix 1 -- Appendix 2 -- Physics World Article -- Greg Parker -- Postscript to the 2nd Edition -- Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 189 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319463162
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-46316-2
Other physical details
color illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocn962018342
Label
Making beautiful deep-sky images : astrophotography with affordable equipment and software, Greg Parker, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How did I start? -- The Beginning -- and a Serious Health Warning! -- Assembling your Imaging System -- Computational Considerations -- Data Acquisition and Image Processing -- A Permanent Setup -- First Light -- Choosing your Objects -- First Light -- your First Objects -- Wide-Field Imaging with a Short Focal Length Refractor -- Hyperstar III Imaging -- Parallel Imaging with an Array -- Fundamentals of Image Processing -- Processing Professional Data -- The Deep-Sky Images -- Differentiating your Work -- Your Largest Resource -- Book Recommendations -- Appendix 1 -- Appendix 2 -- Physics World Article -- Greg Parker -- Postscript to the 2nd Edition -- Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 189 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319463162
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-46316-2
Other physical details
color illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocn962018342

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