Date Taken: 09/17/2013 Photographer:
Jacob Bers Location: Palo Alto, Ca
Orion SkyQuest XT8 Classic Dobsonian Telescope
Orion VersaGo II Altazimuth Telescope Mount
Orion SteadyPix Deluxe Camera Mount
Nikon D5100 Processing: Registax, Microsoft ICE, Lightroom, Photoshp cs2 Exposure: Mosaic of three 20 sec videos and one long exposure for the dark side. Long exposure was 1/10 sec at 6400 iso Other Equipment Used: Sony Cybershoot Notes: This is a Mosaic of the moon showing both the illuminated side of the moon, and the un-illuminated side (lit by the Earth.)
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