Date Taken: 05/20/2011 Photographer:
Mike W. Location: Cassiopeia Observatory, Oracle, AZ
LX200 fork mount
Apple iPhone 4 Processing: Sharpening Exposure: 1 exposure Other Equipment Used: 26mm eyepiece + visual back + f/6.3 focal reducer; Adapter for iPhone Notes: Apple Camera app. If you have a long focal length telescope, using a focal reducer can allow you to capture the entire disk of the nearly full Moon.
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