What are the 3 USB ports in the compartment for?
The compartment dedicated to the storage of the battery includes 3 USB ports:
Ports USB-A / USB-C
- 1 USB-C port for Stellina’s power supply via your power bank or a suitable power outlet,
- 2 USB-A ports: before starting an observation, use one of the 2 ports to connect a USB key. This will allow you to save the final and raw images captured by Stellina. No further action is necessary for saving photos on your key, the backup will be done automatically during the acquisition.
- The final photos that have been image processed by Stellina are available in jpg format,
- Raw images are saved in fits. You can edit them with the software of your choice like PixInSight or Deep Sky Stacker.
How can I retrieve my pictures in raw format?
Before you start your observation, open the battery compartment and plug a USB key into one of the two USB-A ports available. This will allow you to retrieve the final and raw images captured by Stellina. A pop up will appear in the app, you will ...
Which USB stick formats are compatible with STELLINA?
Below are the formats compatible with your STELLINA. For Windows users: FAT32 NTFS exFAT ext4 For Mac users: FAT32 exFAT If you have some issues to save your pictures, try reformating your usb stick with the above formats.
I can't close the compartment's hatch
To close the hatch, position first the bottom of the hatch, then press on the top of it, on the raised dot. Do not hesitate to press hard on the top to make the closing system work.
How to know if my USB flash drive is detected and choose the type of file I want (JPEG and/or individual FITS files)?
To know if your key is detected, go to : Your Space Center (1st tab) > Click on your Stellina instrument > Select the desired file type, it will appear in blue. To make sure that the pictures are saved, connect the USB key before launching the ...
How to power STELLINA using a portable battery?
You are free to buy the powerbank (portable battery) of your choice, according to your needs: resistance, longevity, weight, color, ports, price, capacity … Some of you will prefer a power supply and a cable of several meters, it is possible. This is ...