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Welcome to the DeepSkyStacker Wiki!


To collect tips and tricks and frequently asked questions (and their answers). It is not meant to replace the DSS documentation.

What is DeepSkyStacker?

DeepSkyStacker (DSS) is a set of freely available tools for calibrating and stacking astronomical images taken with DSLRs and CCD cameras.

Where can I get DeepSkyStacker and DeepSkyStacker Live?

DeepSkyStacker English home page (DSS and DSS-Live are included in the same download package)

Where can I get more information?

This wiki will only contain a few articles with answers to questions that come up frequently. You are encouraged to join the Yahoo DeepSkyStacker group.
Of course you should also spend some time reading the excellent documentation that comes with DSS and is also available on the web.

Who maintains this wiki?

It was started by and is currently maintained by Sander Pool.