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Moonbows - Sept 16th

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« on: September 17, 2010, 12:08:14 am »

Caught this Moonbow tonight at 22.00 BST, primary and secondary arcs were visible, primary was easy with naked eye with subtle colour and quite impressive for such a weak moon phase, the arc was complete and visible for 5 min's, camera got drenched though in the precip.

18mm ISO1600, 26-34 sec's





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« Reply #1 on: September 17, 2010, 08:49:22 pm »

Cracking Shots Martin!  Lovely composition in the second one with the stars in the background.  I saw my first moonbow a few weeks back, its a strange and beautiful sight  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: September 17, 2010, 10:14:46 pm »

Thanks for the reply Paul, I hope to catch more exceptional examples this year, great to know you saw one too!, many people have never seen them and most don't even know they exist lol
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« Reply #3 on: September 19, 2010, 02:32:09 pm »

Just surfacing after owl centre photo.shoot.and deiting

Wonderful photos,Martin.I've never seen one,must keep an eye out,.
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« Reply #4 on: September 19, 2010, 03:44:54 pm »

Thanks John  Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: September 23, 2010, 10:00:35 pm »

Brilliant!
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