The Window Sill Observatory

September 17, 2011

Tracking on Jupiter the Hard Way

Filed under: Software — Dave @ 2:17 pm

New tester Gordon had a few minutes of clear sky last night so decided to put DSSR’s GemTrak module through its paces. The results were very good. Said Gordon ….

Meanwhile, I used DSSR to track Jupiter. Only had about 10 mins of weather, but it tracked beautifully.

For fun, I put Jupiter out of focus, and viewed it through waving tree branches to try and put the software off. I used a large capture grid,¬†and it held on like a good un…

Ha Ha the software is great!

Great test Gordon – hope to see a Jupiter animation soon.


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