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Setting Moon
Posted By: Mark Castleman, 01-24-2008, 08:55 PM

The full moon setting over the Flatirons near Boulder, Colorado. I have been carrying my camera with me every morning waiting for the right light and i finally got it!



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01-25-2008, 05:29 AM   #2
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Nice shots, the light sure changes fast that early doesn't it?
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It certainly does! From the time I pulled off until the time the light had become "white" I think I had about 3 minutes.
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Nice I like the first one. Very calming. The seocnd one was it mislty ? Looks a little soft could be noise or just OOF a bit.

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As the sun came up some fog started to come off the snow so that's why parts of the second one look soft (I am guessing)
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Purple Mountains

Mark,

Thanks for reminding me of how purple those moutains are in Colorado when the sun sets!!!

When I lived there, I can remember the first time I saw purple mountains... it just doesn't happen that much where I live...

The verse of "purple mountain majesty" had a new meaning..

Thanks for the sharing.. nice pics!!

Kim
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Nice shots Mark, especially the first one.

Take care, Heinrich

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