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The Moon (second try)
Lens: 55-300 ED Camera: Pentax Kx Photo Location: Gahanna, Oh ISO: 200 Shutter Speed: 1/15s Aperture: F13.5 
Posted By: Grampa Caligula, 06-23-2010, 06:57 PM

Here are a few pictures of the moon (obviously.) It's been cropped a bit. I bought my kit with the 55-300 lens, but never had much use for it. I think it's a bit over-sharpened, but I was really happy with the textures. I appreciate any commentary.
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06-23-2010, 07:30 PM   #2
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looks good!!!
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fantastic, considering i'hv been trying at it and disappointed myself quite a few times already.
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well done.. I like colour pictures of the moon... looks like a very clear night...

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Thank you for the comments! Getting a shot of the moon is like trying to take a picture of a light bulb. As long as the moon wasn't full (and let the background go black), I was able to get the details on the surface.
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