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May Challenge 2010 Memories #11
Frank Brault

May Challenge 2010 Memories #11

Connecticut, USA view map

Venus and the Moon. This brings back wonderful memories of my first telescope and the excitement of gazing through it at the moon and planets. This photo was taken at twilight, but the exposure has darkened it.

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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5V
1/30s f/5.5 at 42.5mm iso800 full exif

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LynnH23-May-2010 15:09
Wow, this is super! BV
Jola Dziubinska21-May-2010 11:26
Beautifuly composed, very romantic and mysterious. V.
Doug Cruden20-May-2010 20:48
This is wonderful - a minimal B&W, I just love that diagonally opposed composition with the hugeness of space between the planets...great work Frank....V
Cindi Smith20-May-2010 15:14
Oooooo.....nice capture, Frank!
borisalex20-May-2010 05:21
Excellent with strong composition, love your idea for memories exploring the universe! Exciting shot! V.
Mieke WA Minkjan20-May-2010 01:16
creating memory, like the minimalist composition of something so bigl V
J. Scott Coile19-May-2010 22:56
Wonderful bit of minimalism.
laine19-May-2010 22:45
The moon & venus in opposite corners...love this comp, Frank!
Kathryn19-May-2010 21:38
Love the image, well done.
bill friedlander19-May-2010 21:33
Wow! So simple yet such a strong composition. Great shot. V
Stephanie19-May-2010 21:27
Wonderful! :)