Tutorials

Four Part Getting Started Tutorial

If you have just got, or are thinking about getting an Atik camera, this series of 4 videos should help you understand the basics.

Part 1, Unboxing the camera and installing the software

 

An introduction to what you will find in the box and how to install our software.

Part 2, Making a pin hole lens to use with the camera

In order to get an image that will help us learn how to use the software in part 3, we make a pin hole lens out of aluminium foil.

Part 3, Getting used to the main features of our Capture software

 

This is the major part of the tutorial.  If you have not used Artemis Capture before this is well worth seeing.

Part 4 Cooling and shutting down

 

Part 4 covers the cooling and shut down of the camera.

Using Capture from Atik cameras to Autoguide and Sequence images

This is a short video showing Capture, from Atik Cameras, autoguiding and image sequencing. Real imaging session using a relractors on a G11 mount with Atik 16IC guide camera and Atik 314L+ imaging camera.

Atik Cameras Dawn image processing tutorial part 1

Shows the process of loading and displaying images and how to use the multi image display in the Dawn astro image processing software.

Atik Cameras Dawn image processing tutorial part 2

Dark Magic is a clever routine for doing hot pixel removal in the Dawn astro image processing software from Atik Cameras

Atik Cameras Dawn image processing tutorial part 3 (align and combine)

Shows how to align and combine images in the Dawn astro image processing software from Atik Cameras

Atik Cameras Dawn image processing tutorial part 4 (RGB processing)

Shows how to combine red green and blue images to make a colour image in the Dawn astro image processing software from Atik Cameras