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Old Mar 24, 2005, 6:15 PM   #1
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There is supposed to be a full moon and a very clear night here is Florida. I just got a digital rebel with the kit lens and would like to snap a few shots of the moon tonight.

I am a complete newb but have been experimenting with the camera for about a week. I understand ISO...learning about aperture as I go.....

Does anyone have any suggestions for camera setting tonight?
I will be at work and won't be able to take a bunch of time to experiment.

Tks in advance.
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Old Mar 24, 2005, 8:20 PM   #2
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The full moon is in full sunlight so the sunny f/16 rule applies: shoot at f/16 with a shutter speed of 1/ISO. With an ISO of 100, shoot at 1/100th sec at f/16, or 1/200th at f/11, or 1/400th at f8, or ... Bracket a bit from there.
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Old Mar 25, 2005, 10:31 AM   #3
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"Shooting the moon" is also being discussed on the Canon forum:

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