Geoff's Photography - The Moon

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Moonscapes

 
Occultation of Lambda-Sagittarii
30th Janurary, 2003
 
 
Moonrise over the Ocean
19th September, 2002
 
 
Setting Moon with Earthshine
8th September, 2002
 
 
Razor-Thin Crescent
10th August, 2002
 
 
Moonrise over Lake Conjola
29th December, 2001
 
 
The Crescent Moon During Twilight
November, 1999
 
 
A Rising Moon and Gumtree


Telephoto Shots

The End of an Eclipse
17th July, 2000, ~2:00am
Camera: Pentax Z70 with Sigma 300mm Lens and 2x Teleconverter
Film: Fuji Superia 800
1/1000 sec at f/11 (600mm lens)

The full moon, just after it had come out of earth's shadow.

 
 
Full Moon
25th October, 1999, 7:50pm
Camera: Pentax Z70 with lens set at 200mm
Film: Fuji Superia 400
1/2000 sec at f/5.6

This exposure was too long for the bright moon, however details are still visible.

 
 
Gibbeous Moon
24th October, 1999
Camera: Pentax Z70 with lens set at 200mm
Film: Fuji Superia 400
1/1000 sec at f/5.6

The moon appears reddish, as it is not long after is has risen, and it is still very low near the horizon.

 
 
1st Quarter Moon
19th October, 1999, 7:00pm
Camera: Pentax Z70 with lens set at 200mm
Film: Fuji Superia 400
1/1000 sec at f/5.6
 
 

 

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