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Processing with PixInsight: follow this workflow to get more out of your deep-sky astrophotos. Brecher, Ron Aug 1, 2016 2392
Combining photos with DeepSkyStacker: this freeware makes stacking your deep-sky images a snap. Lodriguss, Jerry Jul 1, 2016 2046
Choosing a camera for astrophotography: the question isn't which is best, but which is best for your goals. Wright, Richard S., Jr. Apr 1, 2016 2493
Comet freeze: here's a great technique for stacking your comet photos in ImagesPlus. Jensen, Tim Sep 1, 2015 1389
Gallery. Walker, Sean May 1, 2014 351
Piecing together the Sun & Moon: here's an easy technique for creating expansive images of the Sun and Moon using modest sensors. Jensen, Tim Sep 1, 2013 1610
Shooting with modified DSLR cameras: expanding the spectral response of your camera opens up many new imaging opportunities. Jul 1, 2013 1503
Gallery. Walker, Sean Brief article Jul 1, 2013 288
Imaging the Messier marathon. McConahay, Alex Apr 1, 2013 1976
Gallery. Walker, Sean Apr 1, 2013 342
Northern exposure: follow these simple suggestions to take stunning aurora photographs. Tafreshi, Babak A. Mar 1, 2013 2062
Observing with astrovideo cameras: video can boost your telescope's reach by leaps and bounds. Mollise, Rod Feb 1, 2013 2160
iPhone astrophotography: it's easy to take decent astrophotos with a smartphone camera. Cole, Art Feb 1, 2013 544
ABCs of CCD imaging: follow these simple suggestions to get the most out of your CCD images. Keller, Warren Dec 1, 2012 1592
Deep sky with your DSLR: getting started in astrophotography has never been easier. Covington, Michael A. Jun 1, 2012 1819
Planetary imaging with your DSLR camera. Lodriguss, Jerry May 1, 2012 1740
Gallery. Walker, Sean May 1, 2012 366
Rethinking solar eclipse photography: digital photography is changing the ground rules for eclipse chasers. Cicco, Dennis di Apr 1, 2012 1332
Improving your eclipse photos. Walker, Sean Apr 1, 2012 951
For all the night's stars: a photographer's dream to image the entire night sky comes to fruition. Risinger, Nick Feb 1, 2012 1586
Gallery. Walker, Sean Brief article Dec 1, 2011 294
Compact autoguider SBIG. Brief article Sep 1, 2011 177
A simple hinge tracker: you can make this mount even if you've never built anything more complicated than IKEA furniture. Seronik, Gary Aug 1, 2011 1518
Building mosaics in pixInsights: stitching together seamless mosaics is easy with this multi-platform software. Andreo, Rogelio Bernal Jul 1, 2011 1830
Residual bulk image: cause and cure: understanding the subtleties of your CCD camera will help you create better images and scientific data. Crisp, Richard May 1, 2011 1389
Planetary imaging primer: planetary observing today involves cameras as much as eyeballs. Walker, Sean May 1, 2011 840
Narrow band imaging: emission-line filters allow you to take great images of nebulae from less-than-ideal locations. Fleming, Neil Dec 1, 2010 1041
Climbing toward the stars: astrophotography was just one highlight during a 10-day climb of Africa's tallest mountain. Quinn, Shawn Sep 1, 2010 2120
Deep-sky dicovery: "have you found anything new up there?" An amateur astronomer unearths a new planetary nebula, hinting that more hidden jewels are lurking out there. Simmons, Mike; Jurasevich, Dave Jul 1, 2010 2524
Shooting low: low-altitude imaging can double your target list. Kier, Ruben Jul 1, 2010 975
The right tool for the job. Walker, Sean Brief article Mar 1, 2010 121
Point & shoot the sky: just because you don't own a high-end camera doesn't mean you can't take great astrophotos. Walker, Sean Jan 1, 2010 1119
Targeting the red planet. Peach, Damian Dec 1, 2009 1993
Gallery. Walker, Sean Dec 1, 2009 404
Starscape: it takes planning, research, and sometimes luck to capture memorable skyscape images. Lodriguss, Jerry Nov 1, 2009 1648
Gallery. Walker, Sean Nov 1, 2009 321
Imaging elusive mercury: capturing the closest planet to the Sun takes dedication and a few creative imaging techniques. Boudreau, John Oct 1, 2009 1270
Starting in astrophotography. Walker, Sean Brief article Sep 1, 2009 317
Moving pictures: use your digital SLR camera to create high-definition time-lapse movies of the night sky. Comolli, Lorenzo; Gambaro, Alessandro Aug 1, 2009 1423
Guarded observations in Tanzania: braving the possibility of becoming a midnight snack for local wildlife, an amateur astronomer shares his love of the sky while on sabbatical in Tanzania. Peterson, Brian Aug 1, 2009 1959
Gallery. Walker, Sean Aug 1, 2009 419
Great imaging tools for eclipse chasers: new software makes it easier than ever to create stunning total eclipse images. Walker, Sean Jun 1, 2009 2044
Spirit and opportunity. McDowell, Jonathan Brief article May 1, 2009 330
The dry bear: every corner of Ursa Major is chock-a-block with galaxies. French, Sue Apr 1, 2009 1485
A travelscope challenge: who can make the most compact 8-inch scope? Seronik, Gary Mar 1, 2009 548
Lucky deep-sky imaging: by combining techniques for deep-sky and planetary imaging, amateurs are pushing the resolution envelope. Serpell, Ricardo; Verschatse, Daniel Mar 1, 2009 1516
Lucky imaging with intensified video. Moore, Stan; Schillings, Benoit Brief article Mar 1, 2009 288
Imaging planets ... this time for sure. Feb 1, 2009 496
DSLR camera for astronomy? Walker, Sean Brief article Feb 1, 2009 204
Guiding on a budget: Orion's new StarShoot camera provides accurate autoguiding for deep-sky imaging without breaking the bank. Dyer, Alan Product/service evaluation Nov 1, 2008 1850
Infrared filters on cameras. Walker, Sean Brief article Nov 1, 2008 210
Improving your DSLR photos: proper exposure and careful calibration are keys to great astrophotos. Lodriguss, Jerry Oct 1, 2008 2107
Focusing your DSLR on the sky: digital SLR cameras make deep-sky shooting easy, but first you have to focus them at infinity. Here's how. Dyer, Alan Nov 1, 2007 2008
Comets enter the digital age: the great comet of 2007 was the first to grace our skies since digital photography went mainstream. Walker, Sean Jun 1, 2007 1277
A cavity in Cassiopeia. Rector, Travis A. Aug 1, 2005 474
Digital astrophotography using ART: preliminary results. Weeks, Austin; Truksa, Scott V.; Dull, James; Jurcevic, John Brief Article Jun 1, 2005 128
Image-processing prowess. Walker, Sean Oct 1, 2004 1952
Channel-surfing to better solar images: amazing views of the Sun in red hydrogen-alpha light may lurk in the green and blue channels of your digital images. Weightman, James M. Jul 1, 2004 2634
STV: digital imaging for the masses? Dyer, Alan Jan 1, 2001 3293
Gallery. Nov 1, 2000 766
Perfect Guiding the Easy Way. Brief Article Feb 1, 2000 214
Construction of a CCD camera. Davis, B.; Dowe, B.; Lisantti, J. Brief Article Jan 1, 2000 113
E as in Kodak. Brief Article Dec 1, 1999 152
High-End Astrophotography. Brief Article Dec 1, 1999 143
A Simplified Hyperbolic Astrograph: A home-built astrograph can deliver coma-free astro imaging. Baja, Alejandro Di May 1, 1999 1941
Visions of MARS: A tour of the red planet turns up geologic vistas that sometimes are hauntingly Earth-like. Malin, Michael C. Apr 1, 1999 2525
News from the front. Dyer, Alan Jan 1, 1999 1707
Better resolution through technology. Hanon, David Nov 1, 1998 1826
Astrophotography with a twist. Hallas, Tony; Hallas, Daphne Nov 1, 1998 1905
Beating the seeing with a new CCD. Mar 1, 1998 351
The Starlight Xpress MX5. Gavin, Maurice Feb 1, 1998 2101
Celestron's PixCel 255 CCD camera. Horne, Johnny Oct 1, 1997 2325
Meade's Pictor 201XT autoguider. Dyer, Alan Evaluation Aug 1, 1997 1947
Kodak Ektachrome P1600 film. Horne, Johnny Sep 1, 1994 1132
Image processing in astronomy. Berry, Richard Apr 1, 1994 3585
Color chemistry from Japan and a red-hot film from Kodak. Horne, Johnny Jan 1, 1994 1540
Deep-sky work with the cooled EDC-1000TE. Szymanek, Nik; King, Ian Sep 1, 1993 354
A cure for quivering planet images. Sinnott, Roger W. Evaluation Apr 1, 1993 1690
Snowballs and all that. Sinnott, Roger Mar 1, 1993 721
The limiting magnitude of a CCD camera. Mallama, Anthony Feb 1, 1993 1278

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