Presentation on theme: "Introducing the Astronomical Digital Video System (ADVS)"— Presentation transcript:
1 Introducing the Astronomical Digital Video System (ADVS) Tony Barry, Dave Gault, and Hristo PavlovWSAAG and IOTAPresented toInternational Occultation Timing Association 2012 AGMFriday, 19th October 2012 (US)Saturday, 20th October 2012 (AU)
2 The Working Group on Scientific Video Astronomy Tony Barry, Dave Gault and Hristo Pavlov First meeting Easter Monday, 25th April 2011
4 Video Signal Paths Conventional (interlaced) The tortured signal path
5 ADVS features at a glance Astronomical Digital Video System;is all digitalhas only one CCD read noise per imageis progressive scanimage start, mid. and end times to +/ seconds UTexposure range 30 frames per second to 8 seconds per framerequires no Instrument Delay compensationvideo easily converted to FITS, complete with metadatatime OSD not embedded on the image, not blocking FOV(eventually) remote/automated controllablehas complete control over gain, gamma and offsetmeans you don't have to deal with codecsuses new .adv file format.adv file can be repaired if not closed properlyhas a choice of 3 3 price rangesdevelopers are very nice guys, and modest too... :-)
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