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Jupiter and Its Moons - primer in digital image processing

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Jupiter and Its Moons - primer in digital image processing
(Witold Polesiuk, School Complex No 1, Walbrzych, Poland)
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Learn the basics of image processing and discover the moons of Jupiter!
A simple exercise on how to process film taken with a webcamera and enhance image quality to see the Galilean Jupiter moons. You can download a film in the AVI format with sample observations and try image processing algorithms by yourself.


Jupiter and Its Moons (pdf, 226.3 KB)  with the AVI file  jowisz.avi (90 MB)