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Full Burner
At the top of the roll
Endeavor Comes Home
Biplane silhouette
Red biplane
Airplane over Lake Dillon
Plane over Rocky Mountains
Airplane over mountains
Crescent Moon
Two bi-planes with a mountain backdrop
Stars from Maryland
Lunar Profile
Flying with Thunderbirds
Ready, break!
Mustang At Sunset
Sunset Sliding
Screaming Sasquatch Jet Waco over Naval Air Station Pensacola Airshow
To dream in Dayton
A Qantas 747-400 on Final Approach to LAX
Air-to-Air with a Belgian Navy NH90
A Pair of Swiss Hornets in Formation
A-10 Thunderbolt II After Refueling
Aviation sunset

3rd Annual Air & Space Photo Contest
Lunar Profile

A quarter moon (half moon in the vernacular) gives better shadows and therefore contrast than a too-bright full-moon. Look carefully for crater-wall shadows and edges.

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Annandale, Virginia, United States of America
Member since 2015
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© John Wires.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2013
Total Views: 81
Filed Under: Astronomy
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 9, 2015, 2:37 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 20D
Shutter Speed: 1/50
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PHOTO LOCATION Annandale, Virginia, United States of America