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August Supermoon 500mm Mirror Lens
Lens: Tamron Adpt-2 SP 500mm f/8 Camera: K-3 Photo Location: Mays Landing NJ ISO: 100 Shutter Speed: 1/200s Aperture: F8 
Posted By: davidreilly3207, 08-11-2014, 03:16 PM

Yet another Supermoon shot.

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Great definition in the craters on the lower edge. This is where mirror lenses are ideal. No bokeh to worry about!
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nice one, cheers
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Very nice.

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QuoteOriginally posted by davidreilly3207 Quote
Yet another Supermoon shot.
can you this a 500mm mirroless some soemthing more usual? like street photography etc?
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Use it any way you like, although when hand holding a 500mm lens it is very difficult to get a sharp image. Also, many don't like the bokeh of a mirror lens.
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can you this a 500mm mirroless some soemthing more usual? like street photography etc?
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Nice work!
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I have a hard time getting a shot this sharp from my 500mm mirror

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Love the detail of the moon
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