I missed Venus

Today I was hoping to capture an image of Venus and the Moon. I was awake early enough, but unfortunately I cannot see the horizon from where I live. The moon is bright tonight though. According to Calendar-365.com the current moon is 96% visible and the Moon distance to earth is 250461 miles. This is…

Next Post….Venus and the moon

According to Space.com there will be another cool event going on in the sky. Definitely worth photographing. Set your clocks to 6:18AM, cause that is what time you will be able to see Venus and the Moon.

Jupiter and Moon January 21st 2013

Using a simple point and shoot camera I as able to somewhat get this picture of the Moon and Jupiter. It is quite amazing how the celestial bodies are so bright that even simple cameras can capture some images. I dont have a tripod or anything that would actually make sense to use for this…