Astro Photography Tool

by Astro Photography Tool

Astro Photography Tool is a powerful astrophotography suite designed to help you create beautiful deep sky images.

Operating system: Windows

Publisher: Astro Photography Tool

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Astro Photography Tool (APT)

The Astro Photography Tool (APT) is an all-in-one software designed to make astrophotography easier and more efficient. This powerful software combines a multitude of features, including planning, camera control, autofocus, plate solving, and image acquisition, into one comprehensive and easy to use platform. With APT, users can quickly and easily plan their night of astrophotography, control their camera and telescope, and acquire stunning images of the night sky.

The Astro Photography Tool provides users with an easy and intuitive way to plan and execute astrophotography shoots.


• Automated Night Planner – APT quickly calculates an optimal night plan for the user based on their location, time of year, and size of their telescope.

• Target Lists – Users can create lists of targets to plan their night of astrophotography, and then quickly and easily save them for later.

• Planner Settings – APT allows users to customize their night plan with a variety of settings, such as image type, exposure length, and filter type.

Camera Control:

• DSLR Control – APT allows users to control the settings and capture images from their DSLR camera using the included ASCOM driver.

• Telescope Control – APT also allows users to control the settings and capture images from their telescope using the included ASCOM driver.

• Focus Control – APT includes an autofocus feature, allowing users to quickly and easily achieve the perfect focus for their images.

Plate Solving:

• Plate Solver – APT includes a powerful plate solver, which can quickly and accurately identify the objects in the user’s images.

• Database Integration – APT’s plate solver can be connected to a variety of online databases, allowing users to quickly and easily identify the objects in their images.

Image Acquisition:

• Image Acquisition – APT includes an automated image acquisition feature, allowing users to quickly and easily capture images of the night sky.

• Image Processing – APT includes a built-in image processing suite, allowing users to quickly and easily process their images.

• Image Sharing – APT includes a built-in image sharing feature, allowing users to quickly and easily share their images with friends and family.

APT is the perfect software for astrophotographers of all levels. From beginner to advanced, APT is the perfect tool for any astrophotographer looking to quickly and easily plan and capture stunning images of the night sky.
Astro Photography Tool software should be designed to meet the following technical requirements:

1. Compatible with Windows, Mac OS, and Linux operating systems
2. Support for a wide range of astrophotography cameras, including DSLRs, digital cameras, and dedicated astronomy cameras
3. Ability to capture, process, and analyze still images as well as video
4. Comprehensive set of features for planning and executing astrophotography sessions
5. Capacity to capture and recommend optimal exposures and settings
6. Ability to automatically align and stack images
7. Ability to apply post-processing adjustments to images
8. Ability to measure and analyze stars and other celestial objects
9. Ability to store and share images online
10. Ability to control telescope mounts and other accessories remotely

Superior image acquisition and processing capabilities.
Offers great control over camera settings.
User-friendly interface for beginners.

Limited functionality compared to professional-grade software.
Requires a steep learning curve for beginners.
Technical support response can be slow.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Finn Hnatiuk
Astro Photography Tool is a great all-in-one astrophotography software package. It contains all the tools I need to plan my astrophotography, capture my images and process them. The user interface is intuitive and easy to use. The plan feature is really useful and helps me to plan my night sky photography sessions. The image capture and image processing tools are also great and easy to use. I particularly like that it allows me to set up my camera and telescope and take pictures without having to manually control them. All in all, it's a great software package for any astrophotographer.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Arran E.
Astro Photography Tool is a great software for taking and managing astrophotography shots. It has a very easy to use user interface and is packed with useful features. I especially like the way it allows you to connect with other astrophotographers and share tips and tricks. The live view window is also a great feature that allows you to see the night sky in real time. The ability to plan and track shots is also very helpful.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Rhys Y******y
Astro Photography Tool software is a powerful tool for astrophotography enthusiasts. It provides a wide range of features such as auto-focusing, plate-solving, and stacking for capturing high-quality astrophotography images. Additionally, this software includes support for a variety of cameras and telescopes, as well as tools for image calibration and processing. With its intuitive user interface and extensive range of features, Astro Photography Tool software is an excellent choice for anyone looking to enhance their astrophotography skills.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Isaac H.
Astro Photography Tool software is a comprehensive tool for astrophotography enthusiasts with a variety of features and functions.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Andrew
Intuitive interface, excellent for capturing celestial images.
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