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    Default May 2017 Beginner Astrophotography Award



    The AF.net moderator team is proud to announce our May 2017 Beginner Astrophotography Award.

    The StarTools software is being presented to Adam (Ruthlessaz)

    Adam was selected randomly based on his recent discussion about beginning the Astrophotography journey.

    We hope that the StarTools software will help him along with the deep sky stuff.
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    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
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    For more information on this new Award from AF.net click on this LINK

    Congratulations again to Adam and we look forward to seeing some great images posted on AF.net!!!
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    Default Re: May 2017 Beginner Astrophotography Award

    Congratulations Adam!
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    Default Re: May 2017 Beginner Astrophotography Award

    Way to go Adam! Congratulations!
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    Default Re: May 2017 Beginner Astrophotography Award

    Thank you, and what a Surprise! This community has been so kind to me, and at first I felt kind of intimidated asking questions, as this is a new hobby to me( one of many hobbies lol) Anyway, just wanted to thank you to everyone, including Ivo and the astronomy forum.net team!
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    I won this prize, and it really is a prize, a year ago and it has made a world of difference in my processing. You're gonna love it!!
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    Default Re: May 2017 Beginner Astrophotography Award

    Like Neal, I received this award out of the blue. It elevated my post-processing immediately and has become an indispensable tool for me. Enjoy!

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    Default Re: May 2017 Beginner Astrophotography Award

    Awesome! I am looking forward to it!
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