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Total Lunar Eclipse sequence


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Series of still frames from the animation

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Details:

Altair RC8, Nikon D800E, RAW files.

Exposure range:

1/250th iso 160 f8 (initial phase)

2sec iso 1600 f8 (mid point)

1/60th iso 200 (final phase - misty conditions at end of eclipse)

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Thanks All for the comments.

The guiding with Maxim and multi star guiding worked well to keep the moon centred. Just had to keep changing the guider exposures as the shadow advanced and retracted. 0.001th sec to 2 sec in numerous steps.

Then had to register them manually in PS before cropping down to a size to work on.

Cheers

Francis

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