Earths Moon 99% Full
Taken by Ronald Chapman on January 26, 2013 @
Deerfield Drive in Elysburg, Pa Looking West.
Partly cloudy Temperature = 11 degrees F
A snow storm had just ended a few hours earlier
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Camera Used: Unavailable NIKON D5100
Exposure Time: 285/100000
Date Taken: 2013:01:26 05:44:48
This is a HDR photograph of the earths moon.
The picture was taken on early Saturday morning, January 26, 2013 @ 5:09 AM from Deerfield Drive in Elysburg, Pa USA.
The moons phase at the time of the capture was 99% full.
Equipment used: Nikon D5100 digital SLR camera.
Set to manual mode. (M)
WB = Direct Sunlight
ISO = 1000 Exposure 1/350s +/- with bracketing = EV2
Shutter release set to continuous
Image quality set to RAW
Color space Adobe RGB
Long Exposure NR set to ON
High ISO NR set to ON
Nikon Nikon 25395 MC-DC2 Remote Release
Vivitar Series 1 2XMC7 AF 2x Teleconverter
Opteka 650-1300mm f/8 High Definition Telephoto Zoom Lens for DSLR Cameras Set to 1000mm f12.3 X 2
Heavy duty tripod
The software that was used to do post processing to create the HDR is the Mac version of Photomatix Pro 4.1.3
Note: No motor drive was used to track the moon. The final alignment of the 3 bracketed images was done in post processing using Photomatix Pro 4.1.3