Total Eclipse of the Moon

Photos by Jim Low

Taken at the David Dunlap Observatory
during the public viewing session of the eclipse.

2003 November 9 01:15UT. 200mm, f5.6, 1/8 second, ISO 400.
Image blown up from original, but otherwise no modifications made to picture.

2003 November 9 01:22UT. 200mm, f5.6, 8 seconds, ISO 400.
Moon in total eclipse, but overexposed. Shows nearby stars. Sky area contrast was increased to show stars. Brightness and contrast of moon was decreased. Changes on brighness/contrast made using Photoshop.

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