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Old Apr 10, 2013, 6:11 PM   #11
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G'day SSG

Yes a good one - and may I offer some cc

- Metering of the bright moon inside a black sky does cause issues to the poor ol' meter ... so I usually use -1EV to balance this metering error
- I also go to Shutter mode and set my speed to around 1/250 to 1/500 - depends upon how much moon is visible
- ISO is on 400
- lens zoom is maximum
- tripod is not essential [with shutter speed of 1/250+] but it helps

Hope this helps a bit
Regards, Phil
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Old Apr 10, 2013, 7:02 PM   #12
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Thanks Ozzie Traveller I will try an d remember this next time... Fighting a cold right now but looking forward to the 25th of this month and hope to get some good shots then...
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