Category: Processing

Presentation from Oregon Star Party

Last week at Oregon Star Party I presented some more details of my image processing workflow using PixInsight, particularly covering pre-processing and calibration. Here is a pdf version of my slides, and more importantly, a copy of the workflow document that I was discussing. As I mentioned during my presentation, I recommend writing your own workflow document,…


PixInsight Workflow, Revision 1.2

At the request of several people, here is the current revision of my PixInsight workflow document. I started compiling this soon after I felt I was beginning to get to grips with PixInsight, but finding that if I didn’t write down all of the steps I just couldn’t remember exactly how everything worked. This revision was…


PixInsight Workflow First Pass

As mentioned in an earlier post, I have found it necessary to write out a formal workflow for PixInsight to map out the process. I started out with a pretty bare bones workflow and subsequently added in various additional steps as I became familiar with each of the tools. As of the time of writing,…


Adventures with PixInsight

I have recently switched fully over to using PixInsight for image post-processing, and given the superior results, am busy going back over old data and reprocessing. PixInsight has a very steep learning curve, and I am by no means at a point where I can claim to be an expert. I strongly suspect that I…