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Moonrise over Los Gatos

Image Details:

Camera: Canon Digital Rebel (300D)
Mount: None
Scope: Canon EF 28mm - 80mm f/3.5 - f/5.6 IV USM lens
Configuration: Prime Focus
Additional Optics: n/a (Prime)
Filter: None
Effective Focal Length: 80mm
Effective Focal Ratio: f/5.6
Exposure: 0.7 sec @ ISO 100
Date: 7/1/2004, 8:52pm PDT
Location: Saratoga, CA, USA
Acquisition: Manual
Focus: Manual
Dithering: None
Guiding: None


  • IRIS: Canon FileViewer Utility: RAW to 48-bit Tif conversion
  • Photoshop: Levels, Image Scale (1/4 x), JPG conversion

Image Description:

Taken from my deck in Saratoga, CA. This is a 99.72% full moon rising over the Los Gatos mountains just South of San Jose, CA.