2023-03-15: APP 2.0.0-beta14 has been released !
IMPROVED FRAME LIST, sorting on column header click and you can move the columns now which will be preserved between restarts.
We are very close now to releasing APP 2.0.0 stable with a complete printable manual...
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Antares / Rho Ophiuchi Comples (Nikon D750, Sigma Art 135mm f/1.8)
this is my frist stack using APP - I was formerly using Deep Sky Stacker.
DSS failed to do a perfect align in the corners, since I was using the lens at f/2.8 (star quality not perfectly round in the corners).
APP aligned everything perfectly, which was the reason I purchased this software.
I believe everybody giving APP a try should use the most troublesome images for stacking and see for the results.
About the picture:
Nikon D750 with Sigma Art 135mm, f/1.8
Tracking with Astrotrac, post processing with APP and Photoshop.
Stack of 100 exposures of 2 minutes each at ISO 800 and f/2.8.
I took the exposures during 2 nights in 2017 in rural Upper Austria.
Hope you like it!
PS: The picture was stacked using LNC and maybe it looks just a bit too flat. I will probably try again disabeling LNC.
Oh that looks lovely! Thanks for giving APP a go and liking it. 🙂