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Posted By: Bruce Clark, 02-09-2014, 02:51 AM

Thought I would have a go at a moon shot before it got too dark. Never had too much success with moons before and this is the first one I felt worth posting.


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Never had too much success with moons
Aye, me too, but this one I'd be well pleased with, well done.
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You sure had success with this one. Lots of nice detail.
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nice shot Bruce, the other half is in the USA.

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Nice shot, I like the detail, very sharp, well done.
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There are only two simple rules when photographing the Moon.

the first - do not take pictures in a full Moon.
the second - do not take pictures in a new Moon.





and also need hands masters like you.
Fine.
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Moon halo

I just captured this curious picture of the moon a few hours ago. I think it's what's called a 'moon dog' but not sure.

There where thin whispy clouds in the sky and I think the light is being somehow bent or reflected by the clouds making the strange halo.




I used a Tamron 10-24 at 10mm on my K-3. Exposure is 10 seconds with Astrotracer. Not sure if the Astrotracer made any difference given the wide angle and short exposure time.
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