Nice sky and moon

I looked out of the window while washing some dishes, then felt obliged to grab my Fujifilm X-E1 and its 55-200mm lens and head upstairs. I opened the window and took a couple of photos of the sky. This one appealed to me:

Moon and Clouds

Moon and Clouds

Camera: X-E1
Aperture: ƒ/5.6
Shutter speed: 1/250s
Focal length: 200mm
ISO: 400
Taken: 14 July, 2013

It’s quite nice seeing the moon with those wispy clouds. But let’s take a closer look – this is a cropped view of the same image, with some more Lightroom adjustments

A closer view

A closer view

Camera: X-E1
Aperture: ƒ/5.6
Shutter speed: 1/250s
Focal length: 200mm
ISO: 400
Taken: 14 July, 2013

Now normally, for photos of the Moon, I’d prefer to use a tripod, but that seems to have worked reasonably well.