Archive for April 2006

Closeup on Nubium   Leave a comment

GUERICKE is the ghosty outline at the left. An extreme closeup (f/30) of Mare Nubium around midnight April 6, 2006.

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Posted April 21, 2006 by finkh in Uncategorized

Serenity and Tranquility   Leave a comment

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Serenity and Tranquility, Appenines and Caucascus, with a hint of Imbrium. 

There is a white dot in Tranquility in the lower right, that's Moltke.  just above and to its left is the Apollo 11 landing site. 

Posted April 17, 2006 by finkh in Uncategorized

A Better Plato   Leave a comment

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784 frames in original exposure.  Mons Pico is the lonely mountain.

Posted April 14, 2006 by finkh in Uncategorized

Straight Wall   Leave a comment

Rupes Recta.

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Posted April 13, 2006 by finkh in Uncategorized

Maginus April 6   Leave a comment

f/15 drizzled. Maginus is the large crater on the terminator. The crater completely in shadow above it is Tycho, and Clavius is below and to the left in shadow.  The patterned texture is a combination of the drizzling grid and overprocessing in photoshop.

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Posted April 13, 2006 by finkh in Uncategorized

Shadows over Plato   Leave a comment

shot f/15, drizzled, cropped for Plato, then doubled in Photoshop

A few tiny craters are visible on the plain.
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Posted April 7, 2006 by finkh in Uncategorized

Zooming Out   Leave a comment

exposures at f/38, f/30, f/15, f/9, and f/5 of the area around the Janssen walled plain and Valles Rheita.

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Posted April 3, 2006 by finkh in Uncategorized