Old 22-11-2012, 01:25 PM
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The Moon

Hi IIS'ers. I took these from Melbourne last night with my 90mm Skywatcher refractor and Nikon D7000 attached. ISO100, 1/80secs, edited in Lightroom 4. I'm always amazed by how much detail you can see on the Moon with a cheap scope from the Inner Suburbs. I love some of the shadows along the terminator, some of those rocks must be bloody huge!

I'm quite happy with the shots, so I thought I'd share with you all here. Comments and criticisms welcomed!

Thanks for looking!


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Old 22-11-2012, 01:27 PM
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Great shots, Andrew
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Old 22-11-2012, 04:23 PM
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Awesome work Andrew!

Great focus, detail and exposure settings.

Well done and keep 'em coming!

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Old 22-11-2012, 08:34 PM
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These look great - the Moon is a great target from any location - you are getting the best out of your set up.
I like image 2 the best!
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Old 22-11-2012, 08:42 PM
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Good on you Andrew ...they are real nice ,,,and lots of detail ..!!

Flash ..!!
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Old 23-11-2012, 10:35 AM
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Nice shots. Those Skywatcher refractors are good value for money.
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