Can I retrieve the raw images and process them myself?

Can I retrieve the raw images and process them myself?

Yes, just plug a USB key into the STELLINA compartment before the start of your observation to retrieve the files in the following format:
  • The final photos processed by STELLINA are available in jpg format.
  • Raw images are available in fits format (single files to stack yourself). You can process them with software such as PixInsight, Deep Sky Stacker, Siril…

Since May 2020, it is now possible to save the images in TIFF format (16-bit uncompressed file) and edit the files on software such as Photoshop.


We have created a comparison guide to help you choose the format and image processing software here.
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