PixInsight Workflow

The PixInsight Workflow series features 'one-on-one sessions' with Warren. Join him as he shares his 'insights' into how to create beautiful astro-art.

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M82

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M82 is a special release, featuring a quick look at a few teachable moments within a PI galaxy project. As shown in the video, the FITS files used are available at Jim Misti's website. 5:11min

Jim Misti's files referenced for this video

NGC 3628

Workflow-2 NGC 3628 is a 2-hour, 4-part miniseries containing many teachable moments in image processing. Follow along using the available masters as Warren walks you through another recently completed, exciting project. As shown in the video, the FITS files used are available at Jim Misti's website.

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Workflow-2a NGC 3628

Workflow-2b NGC 3628

Workflow-2c NGC 3628

Workflow-2d NGC 3628

Hyades 

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Hyades image provided by Grand Mesa Observatory. Warren demonstrates working with a low resolution images with diffuse nebulosity.

NB SHO Post-Processing

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Part-1 Demonstrates a simple workflow for combining SHO masters into a color image, and adjusting its color balance. 5:03minn

Part-2 Completes the Hubble Palette miniseries, demonstrating how a Synthetic Luminance and other techniques can add pizzazz to an SHO image. 3:13min

Ha(L)RGB Post-Processing 

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Part-1 Shows you an easy path to enhancing the chrominance component of a color image with Hydrogen-alpha. 5:04min

Part-2 Adds Ha detail to the image used in Part-1, this time to the Lightness component. 3:20min

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The Pencil Nebula

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The Pencil Nebula Part-1 21:24min

The Pencil Nebula Part-2 18:21min

The Pencil Nebula Part-3 18:05min