Caught the Blue Moon!

Started Sep 1, 2012 | Discussions thread
W5JCK
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Re: Caught the Blue Moon!
In reply to photosen, Sep 1, 2012

Very nice indeed. I see you had clouds too. I had to deal with a band of similar looking clouds left over from hurricane Isaac. I captured this photo with my Canon 60D. It is kind of similar to your photo. The clouds look very ominous with the Blue Moon backlighting them. I'll readily admit that I took a few dozen photos before I got one that balanced the bright moon with the dark clouds. I had to get just the right amount of cloud cover over the moon to make it work.

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