The moon tonight

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  1. LaFoto

    LaFoto Just Corinna in real life Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Taken some 20 minutes ago

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    Well, yes, this is the absolute closest I can get to the moon with my 300mm lens. Can't get any closer (and this is about a 60 % crop).

    But some craters can be seen. That makes me :boogie: :clap: happy! :lmao:
     
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    Chase I am now benign! Staff Member Supporting Member

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    There is some great detail in that shot! Very nice!
     
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    WoW!
     
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    Love the shot, I just cant seem to get moon photography down, My shots always coe out with no detail in the moon, although I do only have a 200mm lens. I want a 400, maybe that will do the trick.
     
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    WOW! Very nice!! Great job!
     
  6. LaFoto

    LaFoto Just Corinna in real life Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Thank you all.
    Actually, the sky was even brighter than it shows here, and I think that did the trick for I could use a really short shutter speed, so I could handhold my camera with the fully extended zoom and still get this one. One that makes me happy ... I have struggled with my moon pics for YEARS! The trick really seems to be to get the moon in a still BRIGHT sky.
     
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    whoa! great!
     
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    terri Administrator Staff Member Supporting Member

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    I would be very happy with this shot, Corinna! :D You have some wonderful detail here.

    Love the way you've cropped it, too.
     
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    This is the best shot of lafotos I have seen i think, awesome!!
     
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    great shot corinna... i struggle with moon pics too, 300mm is also my limit... this one is very nice, maybe i shall try again sometime... :)
     
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    sweet shot corinna! loving it :)
     
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    Love this shot Corinna and you composition is wonderful! : )
     

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