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Sigma SD10 in the astro-literature

CCDPosted by Daddy-o Mon, September 16, 2013 11:28:14
Papers from astrophotography articles that mention the Foven sensor in the SD10 camera:


This paper reminds us of a few things, namely that the camera (like all? CMOS and consumer-grade CCDs) has internal mechanisms for performing dark-subtraction - you do not get to do this by yourself. Exposure time is limited to 2min.

Note also these abstracts found in the ADS:
http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2008AAS...212.2404B
http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2013OptLT..48....1M

This paper may be of general interest:

http://arxiv.org/pdf/1306.3273v1.pdf




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