A Practical Guide to CCD Astronomy (Practical Astronomy Handbooks)
Super Savings Item! Save 34% on the A Practical Guide to CCD Astronomy (Practical Astronomy Handbooks) by Brand: Cambridge University Press at Translate This Website. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. High-performance charged-couple device (CCD) cameras have opened up an exciting new window on the Universe for amateur astronomers. This book
High-performance charged-couple device (CCD) cameras have opened up an exciting new window on the Universe for amateur astronomers. This book provides a complete, self-contained guide to choosing and using CCD cameras. Beginning with a no-nonsense introduction to CCD cameras, the authors explain what determines camera performance and demonstrate how to use a CCD camera and accurately calibrate the images obtained. The book also presents a clear review of the software available for visualizing, analyzing and processing digital images. Finally, the authors navigate a series of key areas in astronomy where astronomers can make the best use of CCD cameras. This handy volume is packed with practical tips. It provides a clear introduction to CCD astronomy for novices and an indispensable reference for more experienced amateur astronomers.
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