Questions tagged [astrophotography]

Astrophotography is the type of photography specializing in celestial objects such as the sun, moon, stars, and sky.

4 questions with no upvoted or accepted answers
Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
3
votes
0answers
85 views

How can I use the 200 seconds exposure time in Raspberry Pi HQ camera?

I would like to use the Raspberry pi HQ camera for astrophotography. I have read in the answers and comments on this question that I should be able to use a maximum exposure time of 200 seconds. This ...
3
votes
1answer
150 views

Quilted/Tiled Image Sensor: How do you eliminate stripes of missing photos in huge quilted sensors?

Background: This question is largely inspired by one of the answers in: What limits the size of digital imaging sensors? So the answer mentions uber-large image sensors that are made by "quilting" or ...
1
vote
0answers
1k views

Will Milky Way photos show too much grain when printed at 12×18"?

I want to print out either of these two Milky Way Photos on a 12x18 size photograph (Or vice versa if it is horizontal). http://500px.com/photo/77785439/milky-way-touching-the-trees-by-tom-jones ...
0
votes
0answers
68 views

Can the new High Quality Raspberry Pi camera be used for auto guiding in astrophotography? With what settings?

I've seen some have been successful at using the new Raspberry Pi HQ camera for astrophotography. In particular, one answer suggested that noise was greatly improved by setting the analog gain to its ...