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If you already bought PI, know that the price is worth it for its stacking capabilities alone. It is probably the best AP processing program of the old filter-upon-filter-upon-filter paradigm; as such it is a great toolbox. Unfortunately its tools don't have a concept of time progression / signal e...
Hello Ivo, I'm a brand new astrophotographer. I've been struggling with equipment for a while, but things are finally starting to come together. I had been getting nice results with some preliminary images using StarTools, and now with some decent image data StarTools seemed to be working quite well...
Hi Ivo -- I'd love a "Do" hotkey. It's cumbersome and time-consuming to keep going between the controls and sliders at the bottom up to the Do at the top, and makes it difficult to iterate and adjust.
I totally agree! Something like mouse Wheel to pan up/down, Shift-Wheel to pan side-to-side, and Ctrl-Wheel to zoom would match other software and be a real time-saver.
- Thu May 10, 2018 9:45 pm
- Forum: Software Troubleshooting
- Topic: Mask creating spurious single pixels
- Replies: 2
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When I use Mask / Auto / Stars to create a mask, there are a large number of spurious single pixels which appear. These pixels don't seem to have much to do with the image -- they don't look like they're appearing on noise peaks. Please see the attached video. I'm switching between Shrink and Undo t...
- Thu May 10, 2018 8:39 pm
- Forum: Image Processing Troubleshooting
- Topic: Mask single pixel deletion
- Replies: 2
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I'm a new Star Tools user. When creating a mask using Auto / Stars, I sometimes end up with a large number of single pixel mask dots in order to capture the faintest stars in the mask. When I then do the shrink / grow trick to eliminate them, I lose some of my faintest stars too. My faintest stars a...