SkyTools 3 is software designed from the
ground up for observing.
SkyTools 3 includes a complete set of software tools for observation
planning, charting, and logging.
The SkyTools 3 Professional Edition adds unique and powerful tools for
imaging and an unprecedented database of stars to 20th magnitude over
the entire sky.
Compare the versions HERE on the SkyTools3 site
HERE is a tutorial on Skytools3 by Greg
.In 2010 Mark Martin made a presentation on a
quick overview of SkyTools3
Mark also made a
presentation on using the software
Greg Made a presentation on "Power Tips"
xIf you wish to try out a free trial
Starter Edition follow the instructions HERE
This Free Starter Edition of SkyTools 3
works with binoculars and small telescopes
(apertures up to 4.5-inches or 120 mm).
It will give you a fully working version to try out.