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INDI Library v1.7.6 Released. (27 Feb 2019)

First release of 2019 comes with quite a few new drivers across the board along with significant performance improvements to INDI camera and live streaming performance. Many drivers received significant updates to improve performance & stability, while a few were re-written from scratch to be in line with INDI standards. Here are some of the highlights:

Using histogram to determine optimal settings

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Using histogram to determine optimal settings was created by Caseyfinn

Any suggestions to using the histogram tool to better assist in determining the optimal settings in each cameras? Or some rule of thumb? My ASI294 is usually set to unity gain (Gain 117 , 16BIT and all other Indi setting default) and I take as long as photo as my mount will track and the sky does not wash out the picture. Usually around 3-4 min. I like the pictures I'm getting, just wondering how to best use the histogram tool as I've looked and not found much to read. Maybe take a shot with all standard settings then open the preview once done and look for some specific value or range........ then adjust the exposure time or gain or ......Thanks

Casey
Takahashi Fc100 & Meade Lx-90
Orion Atlas
Asi294MC & Asi183MC
Borg 50mm + Asi224
Pegasus FocusCube & Sesto Senso
Stellarmate
Kstars, Ekos & Pixinsight
One VERY patient wife!
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Replied by tkottary on topic Using histogram to determine optimal settings

It might not be necessary to expose that long with the 294.

Read this thread, its for ZWO 1600, but should give you some idea about where to start.

www.cloudynights.com/topic/573886-sub-ex...00-and-maybe-qhy163/
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