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Imaging Tool - Adjusting Image Colors

Adjusting Image Colors
  • With an image open, go to the "colors" toolbar at the top of the page. There are three menus in which you can adjust the colors.
    1. Continuous
    2. Ramps
    3. Steps
  • When you select one of the menus you will be given many options such as the ones below.

    Color options

  • You can try different combinations from the various menus to produce difference results.
  • This is what you will do to manipulate all of the "fits" images in order to see if there is anything in the image that was not seen in the visible range.

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