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Sun & Moon
EquipmentCamera: Canon 50D Telescope: SkyWatcher 80ED PRO with Meade 2x Telextender Exposure: 1/160s ISO: 100 Mount: Losmandy GM-8
DescriptionBecause in my country there was a lot of media atention and exageration with the Super Moon I considered to show the diference betwen the biggest and the smallest Moon of the year in one photo. So, together it looks like this.
LocationBinondo, Manila, Philippines
DateNov. 28, 2012 10:24pm
EquipmentSony Alpha A77 AF Reflex 500mm F8 ISO400
DescriptionThis is a composite of the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse and the lighted up buildings for the approaching Christmas Holidays.
LocationAnthem, AZ USA
DateNov.18th, 2012 10:54am Local time
EquipmentLunt 152mm BF3400 and Flea2 ccd video camera.
DescriptionThe prominence had become detached from the sun in 1 hour.
LocationThe Good Times Observatory, Amherst, Ohio, USA
Date2012-08-15 @ 15:00 UTC
EquipmentLunt LS60THa wB1200 Blocking filter & 2.5x Tele Vue Powermate attached to an Imaging Source DMK31AU03.as CCD Camera, mounted on a Losmandy G-11 inside my Skyshed POD.
DescriptionHere's a 3 piece mosaic showing the current action on the solar disk
LocationPlanetarium i Obserwatorium Astronomiczne Łódź
Date26.09. 2012 18:44 czas lokalny
EquipmentSky Watcher 8"+Canon EOS 1100D body czas 1/500 s czułość 800ISO
Descriptionfotografia została wykonana podczas Dni Turystyki w Łodzi na tarasie Planetarium i Obserwatorium w Łodzi
LocationAnthem, AZ USA
DateOctober 9, 2012 at 9:30am local time
EquipmentImaged with my Lunt 152mm BF3400 and Flea2 ccd video camera.
DescriptionTornado strikes Western Limb! Finally after enduring months of Monsoons and then reseeding the soccer field we got back on today. Great seeing conditions and transparency, always a great combination!
PhotographerOdilon Simões Corrêa
Date2012, August 31 - 22h 52m UT
EquipmentOrion Short-tube 80mm refractor and Canon T3i at prime focus.
DescriptionOne shot at 1/320 second and ISO-100.
EquipmentEquipment: SCT 6” - Nexstar 6SE Eyepiece: 25 mm Date: 01/09/2012 Object: Moon (Phase- Waning Gibbous; Illumination 94%; Age: 15 Days) Camera: Mobile Phone (Motorola Atrix used at 3MP) Photo Mode: Macro Exposure: 0.5 Sec Method: Afocal photo Photo- As IS- not modified by any software
DescriptionFirst Attempt to capture moon using cellphone camera- Afocal method.... waiting for DSLR :)
EquipmentWilliam Optics FLT-110, Televue 4x Powermate, Canon 5D Mark III
DescriptionThis is the first of two ISS transits across the Sun visible from the same geographic location on the same day. The ISS crosses the sun lighting fast in about 0.7 seconds. The photograph is a composite with each ISS image separated by about 0.15 seconds.
LocationKhalkhal Jungle , North , Iran
EquipmentCanon 50D in 160 Iso and Canon EF28/135 mm Lens at F 8 on tripod
DescriptionThis photo was taken in my last trip to Khalkhal jungle.The Moon rises in jungle.