A long way from the beach. Waxing crescent moon. Trespassers will be slapped! The world famous chorizo and parmesan risotto. Up, up and away.
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A stunning full moon tonight. This was taken with my Panasonic TZ10 compact camera – would love to do some serious astrophotography with a telescope/DSLR set-up.
Taken handheld with less than 100% visibility using my old faithful Panasonic TZ10 compact camera. Excuses over, it’s the moon.
Last Friday I attended my first observing session at the Letchworth & District Astronomical Society observatory and used their 14-inch Meade LX200 to look around the night sky. The highlight for me was seeing the moon in such incredible detail. it did actually feel like you could reach out and touch the surface, and the [...]
For ages now I’ve wanted to be able to take a photo of the moon that was actually recognisable as the moon, with landscape features visible. In the past I’ve only ever managed to get photos that showed a bright light in the sky. I was out in the back garden this evening trying out [...]