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Original Image

Flopped (x-axis mirror)

Original Image

Flipped (y-axis mirror)

Flopped (x-axis mirror)

Flipped and Flopped

Figure 12.6 Mounting your CCD camera on a star diagonal seemed great—until you realized that your images didn't match the real sky. But software can flip an image top-to-bottom or flop it left-to-right, restoring the orientation that you expect to see. A flip plus a flop each is the same as rotation through 180°.

The procedure above is well-suited to registering CCD images for blinking, registering, stacking, and making movies.

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