Tag: Astronomy



The Crescent Sun


Shooting The Moon

I thought having an extension tube might be a good idea.  The theory was that it would multiple my zooms by 2.  So the 300mm zoom would become 600mm at a stroke.  I trawled through second-hand website and came up with this: So, I thought the moon might be a good target.  Luna has always … Continue reading Shooting The Moon

The Light From A Thousand Suns

The brightest thing I could come up with is the night sky, if you see what I mean.  Using a tripod and a cable release I fired the shutter and went to watch TV with a cup of tea.  30 minutes later I came back and closed the shutter.  It's worked quite well, no shake, … Continue reading The Light From A Thousand Suns