September Moon | Mike Jennings

Mike Jennings
Location of photo
Leeds, England
Date/Time of photo
1900UTC sep 6 - 2011
celestron c8 with canon DSLR at prime focus
I wanted to capture the entire moon at the best quality i could. The scope was not tracking so i went for a high ISO and fast shutter speed to limit motion blur. The moon was low in the sky but seeing quite good. I think its about a 10 day old moon and shows some of the southern craters quite well
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