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Moon 10 Days Old

astrophotography moon refractor tripod


Alen Koebel

Moon 10 Days Old

Another easy astrophoto taken with a hand-held point-&-shoot digital camera pointed into the eyepiece of a telescope. Minor processing in Irfanview. _Imager: Fuji FinePix 2600Z 2MP digital camera. _Scope: Phoenix 80S 80mm f/6 "semi-APO" refractor, 9mm eyepiece (afocal method). _Exposure: 1/37 second. _Guiding: n/a (scope on fixed tripod). _Date: March, 2007 (EXIF is wrong). _Location: Waterloo, Ontario.

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