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Late Finish at Stanage
Dan Arkle, Apr 2010
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Route: Queersville
Camera used: Canon 450D
5*VOTING: number of votes 50

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Image cropped (about half)and selectively sharpened, no other modifications. To get the moon this big I used a 500mm telephoto lens on a 1.6 crop factor camera. The moon moves really fast when you try and photograph it, a degree every 4 minutes, so I had to work fast and keep moving the camera to keep it lined up with the climber 200m away.
Dan Arkle - 26/Apr/10
How did you move the camera to follow the moon?
David Dear - 27/Apr/10
The camera was still when the pic was taken, but I had to run around like a madman trying to get it in a position where everything lined up. Once I found a position that worked, I had about a minute to set things up and get the shot before the moon moved out of frame.
Dan Arkle - 27/Apr/10
Queue many more of these as the shot gets copied...
Lovely and sharp, good work Dan.
AndrewHuddart - 27/Apr/10
Lovely shot.
Duncan_Andison - 27/Apr/10
Nice one Dan! Original shot yet again!
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - 28/Apr/10
This is amazing, very stark and atmospheric.
Andy Moles - 05/May/10
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