Moon shot (Tamron mirror plus 1.4x TC)

Started Apr 12, 2014 | Discussions
Jon Schick Veteran Member • Posts: 4,236
Moon shot (Tamron mirror plus 1.4x TC)

Clear night tonight in London so the tripod came out, along with my Tamron 500mm mirror lens (can't bear to sell it) and a Tamron 1.4X Pz AF Teleconverter (as good as everyone says).  It's not a particularly inspiring image, but I think the combination did pretty well:



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MightyMike Forum Pro • Posts: 38,515
Re: Moon shot (Tamron mirror plus 1.4x TC)

Pretty good Jon, I appreciate you posting this

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KentG Veteran Member • Posts: 4,522
Re: Moon shot (Tamron mirror plus 1.4x TC)

You will get more detail out of the image if you do it when the Moon is at half moon instead of full moon.

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walgarch Regular Member • Posts: 323
Re: Moon shot (Tamron mirror plus 1.4x TC)


We might see a few more moonshots soon with the eclispe coming up!

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rondeann Veteran Member • Posts: 3,765
Re: Moon shot (Tamron mirror plus 1.4x TC)

I also think it did very well.

Sergeg Senior Member • Posts: 2,668
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