Tonight's Moon
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Lomcevak




Location: Vista CA US
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Waxing crescent, 11.6% full.


D500/AF-S 800/5.6VR
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elcee

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Location: Albuquerque NM US
Posts: 14,631
Sat 22-June-2019 03:22

The crescent shape is iconic; the detail makes this a special image.
NDGraham


Location: Dorval (Montreal) QC CA
Posts: 669
Sun 23-June-2019 10:32

I shoot the moon once or twice a year. A partial moon seems to yield better sharpness and contrast than a full moon. This is an excellent shot.
Errormsg


Location: Sikeston MO US
Posts: 2
Sun 23-June-2019 11:28

Great shot. What camera settings?
Redfox1


Location: IE
Fri 28-June-2019 07:41

Brill shot.Super detail. Camera gear and settings please
Lomcevak


Location: Vista CA US
Posts: 327
Tue 09-July-2019 01:41

Nikon D500/Nikon AF-S 800/5.6VR
Wimberley gimbal head on Gitzo carbon fiber tripod.
100 ISO, 1/30th second @f/5.6


Manual exposure, cable release and mirror up for a few seconds, then trip the shutter.