This is five through eight of an eight chapter series of solar image processing tutorials
by Ken Crawford
. These are some of the methods I use to produce my solar images
using Photoshop CS5. These do not cover stacking or producing the master frames from your raw data. These are meant to provide a good processing foundation that you can build on to produce more dynamic solar images.
Here is the link to chapters 1-4
Chapter 5: This tutorial will demonstrate adding color to monochromatic solar data
Link to the PS5 Action for starting point "Solar Bright"
Chapter 6: Further enhancements in color, contrast and detail
Chapter 7: Using HDR Toning and filters to make the details and color more dramatic
Chapter 8: This tutorial will show you how to replace the background