The Astrophotography Manual, Second Edition is for photographers ready to move beyond standard SLR cameras and editing software to create beautiful images of nebulas, galaxies, clusters, and the stars. Beginning with a brief astronomy primer, this book takes readers through the full astrophotography process, from choosing and using equipment to image capture, calibration, and processing. This combination of technical background and hands-on approach brings the science down to earth, with practical methods to ensure success. This second edition now includes: Over 600 full-color illustrations Coverage of a wide range of hardware, including smart phones, tablets, remote control and the latest technologies A guide to leading software, including Maxim DL, Nebulosity, Sequence Generator Pro, Photoshop, and PixInsight Ground-breaking practical chapters on hardware and software as well as alternative astrophotography pursuits.
Author : Chris Woodhouse Release : 2017-11 Publisher : Focal Press ISBN : 9781138055360 File Size : 64.34 MB Format : PDF Download : 683 Read : 396