Welcome to Adam Block Studios, where you learn to create beautiful images of the Universe through technical proficiency and thoughtful artistry.

 

At Adam's Studios you enjoy in-depth workshop content that is unavailable anywhere else. A typical 2-3 day workshop costs $600 or more not including travel and accommodations. Here you get more material, you work at your own pace and of course from the comfort of your own home (or even on a mobile device on the go)- all for a reasonable price. Join Adam's community of image processing enthusiasts and see the difference of what going another level deeper can make. 

 Unlike Any Other

These lessons are truly deep dives into the art, math and science of astronomical imagery. This greater understanding comes from creative explanations that will ultimately make you a better astrophotographer. Absorbing the hundreds of hours of content here will make you more proficient and will give you insight into unexplored areas of reasoning.  Not only do you learn the settings to use but also the meaning behind them so that you can find your own solutions and create your own innovations without being "told so." 

On this website you will find instructional videos and other materials on a handful of subjects including PixInsight, Photoshop, and CCDStack. In addition, the Cosmic Canvas is an ever-growing collection of processing sessions for individual objects (with premium data included in order to follow along). The main categories are accessible from the menu on the left. This site is designed to let you visit all of the pages and see the content of the videos even without being a member.

In order to watch the videos, you will need to become a member for that particular subject. Membership gives you access to the library of videos for that content and, in general, instant access to any new videos that are uploaded. There are also some pay-per-view options as well. Details of subscription plans and benefits can be found by following the link in the top menu.

Pixinsight Fundamentals These are the core lessons that will teach you how to use PixInsight with skill. As the PI Team add more processes and techniques new videos will be uploaded. Pixinsight Horizons This ever-growing collection of videos demonstrates the power of PixInsight through an artist's eyes. New innovations and solutions to common problems are found here. More than a step-by-step manual- Adam encourages you to think about image processing in new and exciting ways.