10th Dec, Total Lunar Eclipse 2011 | Parimal Dave

Photographer
Parimal Dave
Email
parimaldave@gmail.com
Location of photo
Pune City, INDIA
Date/Time of photo
10th Dec 2011, 12:30 UT to 17:30 UT
Equipment
10th Dec, Total Lunar Eclipse 2011 - from Aundh ,Pune, INDIA by parimaldave@gmail.com
Description
The details are as below 10th Dec 2011 Total Lunar Eclipse photography observation Observation by - Parimal Dave & my wife Ketaki Dave - both Life members of JVP - oldest amateur astronomers association in Pune INDIA since 1995. Photography Location - From my residence at Aundh, Anand Park, Pune - 411007 Photography Equipment used - Canon 550D digital SLR camera attached to a 4 inch Celestron F/13 computerized telescope at Prime focus. Exposure time – ISO 400/800. Different exposures from 2 seconds, 6 sec, 8 sec, 10 sec & at Totality 25 seconds. Long exposures were possible as the telescope was tracking the moon continuously for approx 3 hours. Composite Image of the Moon passing through the Earth’s shadow created using Photoshop CS5.