DeepSkyStacker Alternatives for Linux
DeepSkyStacker is not available for Linux but there are a few alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The most popular Linux alternative is Siril, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked 8 alternatives to DeepSkyStacker and four of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to DeepSkyStacker are PixInsight (Paid), Regim (Free) and Qastrocam (Free, Open Source).
- Siril is an astronomical image processing tool, able to convert, pre-process images, help aligning them automatically or manually, stack them and enhance final images.
- PixInsight - Advanced Image Processing. PixInsight is a modular, open-architecture, portable image processing platform available for FreeBSD, Linux, Mac OS X and Windows.
- Regim makes some processing steps that are unique to astronomical images a bit easier. These steps are calibration (dark and flat), deblooming, registration, combination, color calibration, gradient removal and some more.
- Qastrocam is a capture program to do astrophotography. It can control a telescope to do guiding with the images received from a V4L device.