[AstroPy] Video Formats in FITS?

Wayne Watson sierra_mtnview at sbcglobal.net
Wed Apr 29 14:22:13 EDT 2009

When video cameras are used for astronomy, is FITS used as the format 
for each frame,  or is there some other preferred format?

           Wayne Watson (Watson Adventures, Prop., Nevada City, CA)

             (121.015 Deg. W, 39.262 Deg. N) GMT-8 hr std. time)
              Obz Site:  39° 15' 7" N, 121° 2' 32" W, 2700 feet  

           All the neutrons, and protons in the human body occupy
           a cube whose side is 5.52*10**-6 meters (tiny!). That
           adds up to a 150 pound person. It's not a surprise that
           we are mostly space. (Calculation by WTW)

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