With that lens I got the Dumbbell and Lagoon nebulae with a 2 minute exposure and the M51 Whirlpool galaxy with an 8 minute exposure. The controls for the set up are blockish and dont work with any kind or regularity. Unfortunately you have to install both to get the driver. Do not use a cheap telescope for the guide system. Meade has been blowing it for several years now; go with another vendor. Good luck with that. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

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These results leave me wonder if the camera might have been defective, however the call to Meade did nothing to help, they told me meqde did not know much about the camera and that I should surf the net for solutions, they could not tell me if the camera was defective. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.

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Deep Sky Imager IV (DSI-IV)

I haven’t tried to make color images with this camera. Astrophotography requires much more than a good camera. Although this works well and the DSI exhibits fairly low heat-induced noise, it still produces noisy raw pre-processed images.

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: Customer reviews: Meade Deep Sky Imager II (DSI II) with Autostar Suite.

I tried and tried over the space of a few nights to make the camera and software work but the results were terrible. This can literally take you hours but it will save the dark pictures which can be used later. Unfortunately you have to install both to get the driver. The camera seemed well built, however there was a line from bottom of frame to top of frame a inch and a half in from the side of hot pixels, did not seem to make a difference after darks were shot.

It’s behind the times. For example, you might have be 0 and be and it will make a. You can opt-out at any time. Testing showed that Meade’s dark-subtraction did a pretty good job, and if I set it so that the capture program would save every image in the FITS format, I could stack the images using AIP4Win to get what I consider better results than Meade’s software delivers.

Altair Hypercam M V2 mono astronomy imaging camera. The camera has 16 bits per color or 48 bits per pixel as opposed to half that meeade normal video files.


Good luck with that. You get what you pay for. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Get one with the best optics possible. I can honestly say that it was a bear to install and a pain in the butt to operate. Focusing is hard and time consuming.

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I have an Orion mm achro. If you already have an AutoStar-controlled telescope, the Pfo Pro II should be a serious consideration; the level of integration between software, camera and scope is excellent.

However, for monochrome imaging the DSI-Pro does well enough to be fun to mess around with. Get fast answers from reviewers.

Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. With that lens I dsk the Dumbbell and Lagoon nebulae with a 2 minute exposure and the M51 Whirlpool galaxy with an 8 minute exposure. The USB cable was very short.

Meade DSI Pro II Review | BBC Sky at Night Magazine

On a cool night you can expose for several minutes. Jim tried it first. Please try again later. This is just as important as the mount.