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    Default Announcing our 3rd Beginner Astrophotography Award.



    The AF.net moderator team is proud to announce our 3rd Beginner Astrophotography Award.

    The StarTools software is being presented to Tom (UlteriorModem).

    Tom was selected randomly based on his recent attempts at Astrophotography. We hope that the StarTools software will help him along.

    StarTools is a new image post-processing application, designed from the ground up for astronomical images.
    Its novel non-linear processing engine does away with the limitations traditional astrophotography packages impose, while leap frogging such packages in areas of signal preservation and noise reduction.

    We want to thank Ivo (member irwjager) for his generous donation to our effort to assist and grow our members participation to this portion of the Astronomy hobby.



    For more information on StarTools, here’s a link to the website: StarTools, Image Processing Software for Astrophotography

    For more information on this new Award from AF.net click on this LINK

    Congratulations again to Tom and we look forward to seeing some great images posted on AF.net!!!
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    Default Re: Announcing our 3rd Beginner Astrophotography Award.

    Congratulations Tom!

    Looking forward to seeing your images processed in Star Tools!
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    Default Re: Announcing our 3rd Beginner Astrophotography Award.

    Hey UM, that's awesome!!! Congrats
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    Default Re: Announcing our 3rd Beginner Astrophotography Award.

    Well done, Tom. Maybe this will make up for some of your recent frustration! Congrats on collecting the prize.

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    Default Re: Announcing our 3rd Beginner Astrophotography Award.

    Wow ! Very cool! Thanks!

    Want to thank the moderators, the users at large for their help and support, and especially Ivo and the gang at Star Tools for there generosity!

    I already have a few sets of data in the can and cant wait to try this out!!! I'll be sure to post some results and impressions, once I climb the learning curve that is.

    Thanks again!!
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    Default Re: Announcing our 3rd Beginner Astrophotography Award.

    Just a few 'hints'. Be sure to read through the 'StarTools' 'quick start tutorial' LINK It's a good method to help you learn the 'steps' needed. Also AF.net does have a number of StarTools users so you can always ask for help and I'm sure our folks can help guide you through the process.

    Congratulations again and we are looking forward to your images.
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    Default Re: Announcing our 3rd Beginner Astrophotography Award.

    Congratulations Tom (UM)!

    Looking forward to your next astrophotos,

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    Default Re: Announcing our 3rd Beginner Astrophotography Award.

    Quote Originally Posted by gshwen
    Be sure to read through the 'StarTools' 'quick start tutorial'
    Thanks Gordon that is probably precisely where I will start!
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    Default Re: Announcing our 3rd Beginner Astrophotography Award.

    Congrats UM! That's awesome! I hope you find this a useful and productive tool. Looking forward to seeing what this software can do for you.
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    Congrats, Tom!
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