Partial Lunar Eclipse - 26 June, 2010

As I type this, the moon is undergoing a partial eclipse.

I do not often shoot the moon (it has been done to death, and I had great success during the 2007 eclipse), but given the easy opportunity and the lack of effort required, I went outside with 600mm of focal length and captured this image of the partial eclipse:

Image: Lunar Eclipse on 26 June, 2010

Lunar Eclipse on 26 June, 2010

I used my Canon EOS 5D Mark II, Canon EF 300mm f/2.8L IS USM, Canon Extender EF 2x II, a tripod, remote cable release and mirror lockup.

Published on Saturday, 26th June, 2010.



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