Photoblog by a proud citizen of planet earth

The moon & the stars are out


This is from the night of the power outage in Southern California, known as powergeddon. As you can see the Hyatt had some emergency power to their facility as that was the only place that had electricity that night, besides the Medical center which is very understandable and expected ๐Ÿ™‚ Its interesting to note that you can do the sunburst effect with the moon also, one thing that a lot of beginners confuse about the moon is exposure. The moon is lit by the sun and it appears as if its own light source and you need to treat it as such, many beginners try a long exposure technique with the moon and they’ll just end up with a blown disc that lacks any details!

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3 responses

  1. Class picture

    September 25, 2011 at 8:46 am

  2. Great pic!!! I love the different colours!!! looks like a 3 in 1 in terms of whats going on!!! Awesome!! ๐Ÿ™‚ **

    September 26, 2011 at 12:03 am

  3. Great photo and composition!

    September 28, 2011 at 7:23 am