Full Moon Pics with A57

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Full Moon Pics with A57
Jul 4, 2012

Took a couple of pics of the full moon a few mins ago. The moon certainly looks quite large and very close. I used the SAL 55-200mm i got recently with my A57. I didnt have a tripod with me so had to shoot handheld.

I tried different settings and finally what seemed to get decent results was to use focus tracking with the built in 2x camera zoom and a fast shutter speed.

I did not have a flash handy so could not use a flash to backlight the moon

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Sony SLT-A57 Sony DT 55-300mm F4.5-5.6 SAM Sony 85mm F2.8 SAM Sony DT 16-50mm F2.8 SSM Sony DT 55-200mm F4-5.6 SAM +3 more
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