run_prepare_photometry.py command line utility¶
This program will prepare the photometry on individual stars by doing all the operations which requires the full-size FFI images, like the following:
- Estimating sky background for all images.
- Estimating spacecraft jitter.
- Creating average image.
- Restructuring data into HDF5 files for efficient I/O operations.
The program can simply be run like the following, which will create a number of HDF5 files (*.hdf5) in the
>>> python run_prepare_photometry.py
You can also get a full list of the options by calling the program with:
>>> python run_prepare_photometry.py --help
The program internally calls the function
photometry.prepare.prepare_photometry() with the given parameters.
Code author: Rasmus Handberg <firstname.lastname@example.org>