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Moon Crater Close Up
Moon Crater Close Up at Orion Store
Moon Crater Close Up at Orion Store
Details
Date Taken: 07/20/2012
Photographer: Orion Image
Location: Fremont Peak, CA
Telescope: 8" Schmidt Cassegrain
Mount: Orion Atlas EQ-G
Camera: iPhone 4
Processing: Photoshop Elements 10
Exposure: Single exposure, 1/15 sec
Other Equipment Used: Orion SteadyPix Universal Smartphone Photo Adapter, UltraScopic 15mm eyepiece, Orion High-Power 5x 4-Element Barlow, 1.25" Diagonal, Orion Variable Polarizing Filter
Notes:

iPhone was held up to the eyepiece with the SteadyPix Universal Photo Adapter for Smartphones. This crater was on the terminator, so the high walls of it and the adjacent mountains cast shadows, enhancing the relief. Magnification was >600x!


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