I’m quite happy to finally have gotten the chance to play around with a bit of astrophotography.
As I’m still quite new to darktable I’d love to see what is possible given the provided raw file.
I’ve tried to make the milky way pop a bit more with by adding an extra exposure module with a multiply blend mode. (trick picked up from this forum of course ! )
I quickly ran into somehow creating a bit of unwanted color shadings as well as some magenta stars though
Tried to somewhat get rid of the magenta stars by just desaturating magenta a bit via color zones.
Here is the raw
2022_07_28-0426-0126.NEF (35.5 MB)
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The result of my attempt:
and the xmp:
2022_07_28-0426-0126.NEF.xmp (11.1 KB)
Looking forward to learning from your suggestions