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Quick and dirty moon photo

Started by mirfak, 05/10/2008 04:04PM
Posted 05/10/2008 04:04PM Opening Post
My amateurish attempt at lunar photography.
John

May 7 2008 21:00 EST Richmond VA
Televue 85, 24mm eyepiece, canon A510 camera handheld, 2 second exposure

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Posted 05/10/2008 09:06PM | Edited 05/11/2008 10:54AM #1
September 29, 2007 @ 11:03pm EST in central Florida. Image taken using an Orion StarMax 90 Mak-Cas, a TV 25mm EP, and a Canon A95 (.4 second exposure @ F2.8). You've got the right idea, but you're exposure is too long and your aperature is probably not open enough. Try using the above settings, and then you can customize as your images get better. Hope this helps. Clear skies.

Steve

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