Super Blue Blood Moon Eclipse

Facebook
Twitter
LinkedIn

Haze softened the effect of the Super Blue Blood Moon Eclipse this morning as the moon was setting in the WNW sky. These two images were taken at 5:42 AM(partial) and 5:57 AM (totality)
Super – 25,000 miles closer than normal
Blue – 2 full moons in one month
Blood – at totality the sun’s rays are refracted by the earth
It was pretty cool to observe. These images were taken 15 minutes apart on January 31st.
The partial eclipse was shot at ISO 200 1/100 second. When in the full shadow of the earth, blood moon, I set the ISO to 800 and used 1/4 second exposure which is almost too slow as the moon is moving. A 1,000 mm lens was used.

 

More to explore

Fun, Animated Portraits for AZTV-7 Brad Perry is one of the hosts of Arizona Daily Mix on AZTV 7 which is broadcast

Photoshop; Advanced Retouching

Cruise America hired us to photograph the interiors of 3 RVs. Here’s the challenge, all photos were done in their corporate headquarters

New Challenges in Factories

Recording video in a factory with precision water jet and laser cutters can create some problems. Flying water, sparks and laser hot