Lunar Eclipse 1

Posted by barnoid Sun, 04 Mar 2007 03:59:56 GMT

Lunar Eclipse 1
The eclipse in progress. Taken though zoom lens and cropped. As the moon got darker it became more difficult to hold the camera still enough to take pictures through the telescope. Some kind of camera-telescope attachment rig is needed.
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS 300D DIGITAL
Exposure0.8 sec (4/5)
Aperturef/5.6
ISO Speed200
Date and Time (Original)2007:03:03 22:26:12
Exposure Bias0/3 EV
Metering ModePattern
Focal Length300 mm

Moon 2

Posted by barnoid Sun, 04 Mar 2007 04:00:04 GMT

Moon 2
Shortly before eclipse. This was taken with no lens on the camera.
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS 300D DIGITAL
Exposure0.017 sec (1/60)
Aperturef/0
ISO Speed800
Date and Time (Original)2007:03:03 21:07:33
Exposure Bias0/3 EV
Metering ModePattern
Focal Length0 mm

Moon 1

Posted by barnoid Sun, 04 Mar 2007 04:00:12 GMT

Moon 1
Shortly before eclipse. Taken with kit lens up to the lens of the telescope.
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS 300D DIGITAL
Exposure0.02 sec (1/50)
Aperturef/5.6
ISO Speed800
Date and Time (Original)2007:03:03 20:45:42
Exposure Bias0/3 EV
Metering ModePattern
Focal Length55 mm

Identified Flying Object

Posted by barnoid Mon, 21 Aug 2006 20:36:37 GMT

Identified Flying Object
A Rutan Long-EZ. A home-built plane from a design from the X-Prize winner. Seen in the sky over Gloucestershire. The large wings are at the back. Thanks to Iceboater and the others for identifying it.
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS 300D DIGITAL
Exposure0.002 sec (1/640)
Aperturef/16
ISO Speed100
Date and Time (Original)2006:08:19 16:11:06
Exposure Bias0/3 EV
Metering ModePattern
Focal Length55 mm