Planets

Jupiter showing the Great Red Spot and a shadow transit of Europa.Shadow Transit of Jupiter 22.30UT 15 March 2003
Jupiter showing the Great Red Spot and a shadow transit of Europa.
94 frames stacked from 145 in a 30 second video captured with a Philips Toucam Pro webcam and 2x barlow on an 8″ SCT. Frame alignment, selection, stacking and wavelet processing in Registax. Post processing in PSP7: gentle unsharp mask, despeckle, automatic colour balance adjustment to 7347K, gentle automatic colour saturation adjustment, 1% brightness reduction + 1% contrast increase.
Jupiter – 23.02UT 15 March 2003
Jupiter showing the Great Red Spot and Europa.
165 frames stacked from 299 in the a 30 second video captured with a Philips Toucam Pro webcam and 2x barlow on an 8″ SCT. Frame alignment, selection, stacking and wavelet processing in Registax. Post processing in PSP7: gentle unsharp mask, automatic colour balance adjustment, automatic colour saturation adjustment, slight brightness & contrast increase.
Saturn – 20.35UT 15 March 2003
Philips Toucam Pro webcam and 2x barlow on an 8″ SCT. Frame alignment, selection, stacking and wavelet processing in Registax. Post processing in PSP7.