Uploaded: February 08, 2009 18:07:49 | Entered: March 14, 2021 20:21:19


I wanted to get a classic snow geese picture flying in front of the moon without inserting the moon via photoshop. Well, I kind of did it: If I got the lighting on the geese right, the moon looked like a white circle- no good. So I got the exposure on the moon right. The problem is that the noise in the dark blue sky was horrible. So I picked the color of the sky and just filled the sky in with the that color. So it still doesn’t meet the purist test but I still like it.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: -1.33, ExposureTime: 1/2000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 3200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 400.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II


Gail Vitikacs level-classic February 08, 2009

Impressive!!! How lucky were you to see this?!!!! Wonderful! #1080869

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic February 08, 2009

Very nice! #7143358

Karen E. Gold level-deluxe February 10, 2009

Nicely done!! #7151724

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