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Full Guide: Plate solving [2021 Edition]

Today, I will show you exactly what to know and what to do to plate solve successfully. You will learn:
1. How to set up plate solving
2. What are the most common causes of failure

How to create a mosaic in PRIM

How to Create a Mosaic

Mosaics help us build gorgeous images of targets that might be bigger than our field of view.

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How to find a suitable star to successfully autofocus Your telescope

Background: Choosing the right magnitude star to focus on is a critical part of a successful autofocus run. Automatic observation relies heavily on acquiring sharp images all night long to accumulate as…

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