Ken Papaleo: X Marks the Shot: Colorado - The Full Moons of Colorado.

Colorado - The Full Moons of Colorado.

"X Shot" information.
Camera - EOS 5D Mark II
ISO - 1600
Shutter Speed - 1/80 sec.
F/stop - 4.5
Lens - 500 mm

Note  - Tripod and cable release used for this shot.

The best time to photograph the full moon is at moon rise or moon set, just as the sun goes down or comes up. Find out ahead of time where on the horizon the moon will appear, then line up something with the moon, to make the photo more interesting. 

Ken Papaleo
Colorado Photographer


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I worked for the Rocky Mountain News for 28 years, until they went out of business. I now do freelance work, post this weekly blog, ski and play with my four grand children. I still have the love to get out and take photographs, which brings me great peace and comfort.

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