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Cool moon pic (Original Post) Mosby Dec 2020 OP
K&R. Looks like the iris of an eye. tblue37 Dec 2020 #1
That's my favorite National Park William Seger Dec 2020 #2
That is a very cool shot. mnhtnbb Dec 2020 #3
👍 Mosby Dec 2020 #5
Talk about FRAMING the shot!! Amazing. I was at arches years ago and NEVER saw anything like this nt mitch96 Dec 2020 #4

William Seger

(10,811 posts)
2. That's my favorite National Park
Tue Dec 1, 2020, 02:02 PM
Dec 2020

The huge apparent size of the Moon is a good example of "depth compression" with telephoto lenses.

(Edit) It's also a good example of careful planning. At that scale, the Moon would appear to move fairly rapidly. From any given spot, it would only be in the center of that arch for a few seconds. (I'm assuming the photographer didn't "cheat" by superimposing the Moon there, but if he did, I'll give him "artistic license.&quot

mitch96

(14,037 posts)
4. Talk about FRAMING the shot!! Amazing. I was at arches years ago and NEVER saw anything like this nt
Tue Dec 1, 2020, 04:00 PM
Dec 2020
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