Took the Moon with my G9

Started Aug 29, 2012 | Discussions thread
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PowerG9atBlackForest
PowerG9atBlackForest Junior Member • Posts: 35
Took the Moon with my G9

Tonight (August 29th) we had almost fullmoon; unfortunately with a corona. I took a few shots with my G9 plus the Canon tele-converter lens (f=400 mm).

The sample pictures below were made at ISO 80, underexposure of -2.0 EV, spotmetering at 1/200 and 1:4,8. One shows the original photo, the other one shows a 6.7x crop after manually adjusting the tone mapping and moderate sharpening.

I also tried Photomatix; the results then were dramatic but did not deliver the real impression. So, I do not show them here.

The haze did not help with a clear and spot-on sharp picture

  • I do hope for tomorrow night. Can't wait.

Regards, Hermann

 PowerG9atBlackForest's gear list:PowerG9atBlackForest's gear list
Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 45mm F1.8 Samyang 7.5mm F3.5 UMC Fisheye MFT Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 60mm 1:2.8 Macro Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 75mm F1.8 Panasonic 12-35mm F2.8 +4 more
Canon PowerShot G9
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