Driving home the other night, I noticed how eerie the moon was looking. When we got home I grabbed my tripod, camera and big lens to capture the clouds floating in front of the crescent moon.
Prepare to be unimpressed.
First I had to find a good, stable spot for the tripod to stand. In the dark. My first pictures, taken in AV mode, looked like this:
I changing to TV mode. This is what I got with a super high speed and a super high ISO:
After a bit more tweaking, I was getting closer to what I had in mind...and then the moon went behind the trees and my chance was gone. Sigh... Photography is such an inexact science for me. This is the last picture I took that night: