Moon with NEX7 + Canon 500L + 2X Extender

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OvinceZ
OvinceZ Senior Member • Posts: 2,619
Moon with NEX7 + Canon 500L + 2X Extender
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Tonight the moon looked good so I had another go at shooting it. Used my NEX7 because I am impressed with the Sony sensor. It resolves a lot of detail.

Manual focus using magnified view. f/8, 1/500sec, ISO100, minus 2 exposure compensation. I kept having to pull the lens into place because the moon soon moves out of the centre area.

I edited it in Photoshop then converted to B&W and pushed the individual colour sliders back and forth to see if they made a difference in the detail. Had to up the contrast heaps. No noise reduction because it removes some detail.

Posted here at the original size 2.3Mb jpg.

Vince

NEX7 with Canon 500L + 2X Ex. ISO100, f/8, 1/500 sec, -2EV

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