Astronomical video capture program

Version : 4.0
Author(s) : Franck Sicard
License : GPL
Website :

Installs from Open Source Astronomy for Linux cd 1
Disk space required for installation is 13.50 Mb

After the package is installed it can be accessed using the command



A shortcut will be installed in the KDE/GNOME desktop menu system,
as an entry in the Astronomy submenu



qastrocam is a capture program for linux that can handle any V4L device. it can handle the special feature of the vesta camera (VP-SC, VP-SC-NB, VP-SC-USB, ...) and has special modules to do guiding (with meade telescope), stacking, and others things.