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Offline tstephens

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Problem with Image Registration and mirror flip
« on: 2013 November 07 19:05:09 »
I was processing some M27 photos this evening some on either side of a mirror flip. Image registration did not flip the images so when they were integrated there were two M27's. These images align perfectly in CCDStack. What am I doing wrong in PixInsight?

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Re: Problem with Image Registration and mirror flip
« Reply #1 on: 2013 November 07 22:41:03 »
Did you do a star alignment between the ImageCalibration and the ImageIntegration?  It is critical that you do a StarAlignment in between (and, although not entirely necessary, its a good idea to do a DynamicCrop after the StarAlignment to get rid of the rough edges as well since they can affect the success of the ImageIntegration).

Hope that helps,

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