Full Moon Last Night
June 3, 2012
Shot this last night, thank goodness it wasn't raining and the sky was really clear. Lookint at the moon on it's brightest is really captivating. At a full moon, the earth, moon, and sun are in approximate alignment, just as the new moon, but the moon is on the opposite side of the earth, so […]
Moon Waxing Gibbous – From Last Night
June 1, 2012
A Waxing Gibbous Moon is when more than half of the moon is lighted but less than full. After the new moon, the sunlit portion is increasing, but less than half, so it is waxing crescent. After the first quarter, the sunlit portion is still increasing, but now it is more than half, so it iswaxing gibbous. […]
Moon – First Quarter May 28, 2012
May 29, 2012
Stunning first quarter moon phase Shot last night May 28, 2012 at around 11:09PM. Shot handheld with a Canon EF 400mm F/5.6 L on a Canon EOS 60D, in manual, ISO 250, 1/500, & F/7.1. ManufacturerCanonModel NameCanon EOS 60DExposure ProgramManualExposure Time1/500F Number7.1ISO250Focal Length400mmMetering ModePatternTitleFirstQuarterMoon
Dominos Promises Restaurant On The Moon.
September 1, 2011
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b0DfVyLE3V0[/youtube] Back in May of 2001, Pizza Hut, became the first to deliver pizza in space, now Dominos wants to be the first to have a Pizza Restaurant On The Moon. Great, soon aliens will have a chance to try it out . Hmm, I wonder if they deliver??? “The company estimates the entire project will […]
Photos of Total Lunar Eclipse – Dec. 21, 2010
December 21, 2010
It was an amazing Tuesday morning experience witnessing the total eclipse of the moon- Dec. 21, 2010. Armed with a mug of hot chocolate, and my camera gear, I spent the next two hours in the cold(between 18-20deg) staring and taking photos of the this spectacular event. It is also today, that the winter solstice […]
Lincoln Memorial during the blue hour
July 18, 2010
Lincoln Memorial, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. At the east side of the Abraham Lincoln Memorial during the blue hour on a late spring evening . Taken at ISO 100, F/14, 2 sec, with a Canon EF 28-90mm f/4-5.6 II USM Lens.
How To Take Photos of the Moon
April 25, 2010
The first thing I want you to remember is that the moon is very bright, therefore nightime exposure isn’t the answer.