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On the nighttime road

Due to a late start and early sunset, we drove most of the way Wednesday in the dark.  The moon was spectacular.  This iPhone photo taken from the care doesn’t begin to do it justice, but I thought it didn’t turn out too badly.  12 more words


New on 500px : the hunter by DeSelby

“Orion is bordered by Taurus to the northwest, Eridanus to the southwest, Lepus to the south, Monoceros to the east, and Gemini to the northeast. Covering 594 square degrees, Orion ranks twenty-sixth of the 88 constellations in size. 271 more words

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Shooting in the Dark

Winter is upon us! Daylight is steadily decreasing but fortunately the day does not have to stop when the sun goes down; neither does photography! Night photography can be a challenge, but it’s still all about capturing light. 23 more words

Venus under the Spitzkoppe Arch

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Click to enlargeImage/Petr Horálek

…Although there was much to see in this spectacular panorama taken during the early morning hours of a day in late September, the brightest object in the sky was clearly the planet Venus.

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Moonrise: Thanksgiving Eve

Last night, my sister (who is a photographer based in Pennsylvania) and I decided to try and capture an image of the full moon rising.  My sister is visiting for the Thanksgiving holiday and the coincidence of a full moon in late November on a perfectly clear night with temperatures in the low 60s was impossible to resist.   14 more words