Astronomy, Photography and Weather
January 31, 2023, 03:24:10 am
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
News: IAA lecture programme continues alternate Wednesdays from September - an excellent programme of lectures- Queens University Belfast - Bell Lecture Theatre. Also keep an eye out for the Summer Events
 
  Home Help Search Gallery Staff List Login Register  

No pot of gold!

Pages: [1]
  Print  
Author Topic: No pot of gold!  (Read 222 times)
John9929
Global Moderator
Hero Member
*****
Posts: 1105


Maghaberry, N.Ireland.


View Profile
« on: May 27, 2009, 11:35:46 am »

The low sun and a shower created this lovely rainbow yesterday evening and I tried a couple of shots, firstly with the fisheye conversion, although the focus is suspect. Some nice SN arcs and a hint of a secondary bow.

and then with the 300mm lens.
« Last Edit: May 27, 2009, 11:40:05 am by John9929 » Report Spam   Logged

John9929.

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter

jgs001
Hero Member
*****
Posts: 1280


Horsham, Sussex, UK


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: May 27, 2009, 02:40:02 pm »

That fisheye converter looks a tough thing to use, but I do like the effect John. Well caught.
Report Spam   Logged

John
Canon 450d, EF-S 18-55 IS, 55-250 IS, Raynox DCR250
HQE5 + C80ED & Vista 80s. NexStar Skymax 102 SLT.

*** My Astro Blog ***
rjgjr
Guest
« Reply #2 on: May 27, 2009, 04:10:10 pm »

Yuo've been a busy boy with the camera. This is a great shot with the fisheye lens, a great double bow. The intense brightness of the homes really sets things off.
Report Spam   Logged
martinastro
Martin Mc Kenna
Global Moderator
Hero Member
*****
Posts: 5182


Maghera, N. Ireland


View Profile WWW
« Reply #3 on: May 27, 2009, 04:47:40 pm »

Lovely double bow at a low Sun angle John, the lens really shows the phenomena of to great effect , not too dissimilar to the naked eye. I like the SN arcs and the Sun catching the houses below. The only thing missing are anti crep rays or a stupendous mammatus display.  Smiley
Report Spam   Logged

Steveo74
Sr. Member
****
Posts: 408



View Profile WWW
« Reply #4 on: May 28, 2009, 10:49:00 am »

Great shot John of a D'Bow... Got a few myself over the last few days...  Smiley
Report Spam   Logged

Thanks,
         Steven..

Visit my Blog http://steviesskyshack.blogspot.com

Visit my Flickr  http://www.flickriver.com/photos/16671294@N07/
JohnC
Hero Member
*****
Posts: 1631

Gloucester : UK


View Profile
« Reply #5 on: May 28, 2009, 06:08:41 pm »

Great shot,John. Macro and now fisheye, all  adds diversity to make a very interesting forum
Report Spam   Logged


Pages: [1]
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Bookmark this site! | Upgrade This Forum
SMF For Free - Create your own Forum

Powered by SMF | SMF © 2016, Simple Machines
Privacy Policy