Most Read Articles
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON First Quarter
The Sun Now
Time Zones
2:48 am
11:48 pm
4:48 am
New York
10:48 am
4:48 pm
3:48 pm

Go Back   IceInSpace > Equipment > Software and Computers

Thread Tools Rate Thread
Old 29-05-2018, 06:09 AM
Gem's Avatar
Gem (Grant)
The serenity...

Gem is offline
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Canberra, Australia
Posts: 925
Registar - anyone find it useful?

Hi all

I currently image with two scopes and use Astroart 5 for stacking and processing. Does anyone use Registar? I find the concept of stacking together the images from different scopes interesting but was wondering if anyone out there had any experience in using it.

I must admit, processing/software side of astro is my weak point.

I have quite a small chip on my camera (ATIK 320E), so being able to mosaic is quite appealing.

Thoughts anyone?
Reply With Quote
Old 29-05-2018, 07:03 AM
bojan's Avatar

bojan is offline
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Mt Waverley, VIC
Posts: 5,358
Registar rules - it was (and I think still is) Avandonk's main s/w tool for his magnificent work.

I used it for couple of my mosaics, after couple of hickups, the results were excellent, the line between individual frames is not visible at all (use "calibration" tool!).
Reply With Quote
Old 29-05-2018, 07:41 AM
RB's Avatar
RB (Andrew)

RB is offline
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 21,239
Yes Grant I use it for calibration.
Its an amazing tool for this and I prefer using it, especially if I mix files from different sources.
Admittedly it's been ages since I've done any imaging so as to use it.
I do have to go back to my notes though every time I go to use it since it's a little complicated for me but hey, I love the results it gives me.

Highly recommend.

Reply With Quote
Old 29-05-2018, 08:00 AM
multiweb's Avatar
multiweb (Marc)
ze frogginator

multiweb is offline
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Hinchinbrook
Posts: 16,884
+1 My goto tool for mosaics.
Reply With Quote
Old 29-05-2018, 08:20 AM
Andy01's Avatar
Andy01 (Andy)
My God it's full of stars

Andy01 is offline
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Melbourne
Posts: 1,893
Me too, itís the only mosaic registration software I can trust 100%.
I have done several 6 panel NB mosaics using up to 6 filters, combining over 400subs and it just does it perfectly.
Mind you, it likes memory and HD space
Reply With Quote
Old 29-05-2018, 05:15 PM
Gem's Avatar
Gem (Grant)
The serenity...

Gem is offline
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Canberra, Australia
Posts: 925
Thanks everyone! I appreciate the feedback.
Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT +10. The time is now 01:48 AM.

Powered by vBulletin Version 3.8.7 | Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
FLI Cameras and Imaging Accessories
OzScopes Authorised Dealer
Atik Horizon
Interest Free Finance
SkyWatcher 2018 Catalogue
SkyWatcher WiFi Adaptor
Lunatico Astronomical
NexDome Observatories
Astronomy and Electronics Centre