TOTALLY ECLIPSED MOON AND LEO STARFIELD | Alan C Tough

Photographer
Alan C Tough
Email
actough@hotmail.com
Location of photo
Birnie, Moray, Scotland
Date/Time of photo
March 3, 2007 23:55 UT
Equipment
Canon EOS 300D and 150 mm, f/2.8 lens on a Vixen GP Photo Guider. Exposure for the starfield image was 15 seconds, and for the Moon image the exposure was 2 seconds.
Description
This is a composite image which was taken at Moray Astronomy Club's lunar eclipse party held at Birnie, Moray, Scotland on March 3, 2007. Over 60 people attended the event - the most successful in the club's history. The image was taken at 23:55 UT, near the end of totality, and shows the Moon in the starfield of Leo.
Website
www.sigma-astro.co.uk