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Moon through my new Telescope

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I got a cheap telescope from Toys-R-Us, 1000mm focal length with 114mm opening. Used a 2x barlow with T adapter on my Canon Rebel XSI. Just figured out tonight that when shooting with the image on the view screen, I can digitally zoom in 5x and 10x, which helps tremendously on focusing. I was shooting 10-15 pics and adjusting the focus constantly by tiny movements then picking out the sharper looking images on the computer later. This 'new' feature I found saved me a lot of time. And my wife asks why I have to take so many pictures... I told her every time I shoot I learn a little more and luckily practicing on a non-full moon payed off to get a good shot of the full moon.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 450D
Lens:1000mm Astro Nova 1000 HD
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:30 Sep 2012 - 6:29 AM
Focal Length:0mm
Aperture:f/0.0
Shutter Speed:1/30sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:100
Exposure Mode:Shutter speed priority AE
Metering Mode:Evaluative
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Cloudy
Title:Moon through my new Telescope
Username:skeetre skeetre
Uploaded:30 Sep 2012 - 6:04 AM
Tags:Astronomy, Landscape / travel, Moon, Night
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