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Date3/13/13 2 pm
EquipmentMy two photos were taken with a 50mm lens, f/2, 15 sec exposure, ASA 400, on a tripod. West was taken in Library PA and H-B in Skiatook OK.
DescriptionNot for publication; just thought you might be interested in seeing the three comets to scale. I think I'm close to having the Pleiades twice the size of the moon, and Delphinus six times the size of the Pleiades.
EquipmentCanon EF 28mm lens, Canon 60Da, f/4.0, ISO1600, 30 sec exposure, unprocessed.
DescriptionMember of the Central Valley Astronomers observes the Great Orion Nebula through a 25 inch telescope.
LocationKSC VIP AREA
DateMay 16th 2011 0856
EquipmentCanon EOS 1 Ds Mark III with a Canon EF300 F2.8L IS USM lens and Canon EF 1.4 Extender III (420mm) shot at F5 1/800 ISO 100
DescriptionThis is a picture of the Shuttle Endeavor last launch. I took this from the Kennedy Space Centers VIP area which is 3.8 miles from the launch pad. After being delayed from the original launch date I once again flew from California to capture the event.
LocationCabo Rojo,Puerto Rico
DateJanuary 8, 2013 at 6:49pm
EquipmentKodak Z740 mounted on a tripod set to F/3.2 for 8 seconds at Iso 100.
DescriptionThe view of Jupiter and the Stars thru this spiderweb was so awesome that I had to photograph it.
LocationHawk Hill, Sausalito, CA
EquipmentPentax K5 camera with Pentax smc PENTAX DA* 60-250mm F4 [IF] SDM set at 250mm
DescriptionEndeavour Shuttle flying over Golden Gate Bridge on its final journey to Los Angeles
LocationG.V.Schiaparelli Astronomical Observatory - Varese - Italy
Date12122012 05.37 T.U.
EquipmentCano eos 7d - 17-40 mm f 4 - 70-200 mm f4
DescriptionThis morning at the top of Campo dei Fiori Mount, near Po valley, at Schiaparelli Astromical Observatory (Varese - Italy) before sunrise, the moon(2%),Mercury,Venus and Saturn represented an extraordinary picture! Unforgettable view!
LocationKent, CT USA
EquipmentCanon T3i (600D)
DescriptionI got a shot of the ISS this morning over Kent, CT. I used the new NASA spot the station email alert and it works great! I signed up for it on Monday and they emailed me yesterday with an alert so I set up to capture it pass over the Kent Land Trust. If you look closely you will notice there is even a faint meteor streak next to it both passing thru the constellation Canis Major.
PhotographerAISSA MOUSSA Mohammed
Date01 November 2012
EquipmentDigital Camera CANON XSI REBEL Lens Fisheye 15 mm
DescriptionTALEMZANE is an impact crater in Algeria, By: latitude N 33° 19' Longitude E 4° 2' Explored for the first time in 1928, studied in 1950 and 1988 by researchers from university of Oran (Algeria) and Nice (France). It is 1.75 km in diameter and the age is estimated to be less than three million years and is probably Pliocene. More information about this crater from this link. http://www.passc.net/EarthImpactDatabase/talemzane.html few minutes before sun set I make this compilation of 5 photos in panorama result and choose this color by HDR option. For showing all shadow places in this crater. I used CANON XSI REBEL digital Camera and fisheye lens 15 mm
LocationKermechegan Village - Near Qom - Iran
EquipmentCanon EOS 550D, Canon Lens 18-55 IS @18 mm. iso 1600, f/3.5 on tripod and capture with remote control.
DescriptionOrionid Meteor Shower is on the good meteor shower. With 30 Meteor Per Hour. In This Picture you see Meteor and Trail Of Airplane and Iridium Satellite. Total Exposure time is 2850 sec Or 47.5 Min.
LocationKhalkhal Jungle , North , Iran
EquipmentCanon 50D in 500 Iso and Canon EF28/135 mm Lens at F 5 1/250s exposure time
DescriptionMoon rise at the top of greenery hill.