Full Moon

Sunday night I went out in search of the full moon rising. It didn't turn out so well. It was pretty dark by the time the moon actually rose so it was very difficult to get any background in the photo with the moon. I think Saturday night would have been a better night but …

Full Buck Moon

"July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur. It was also often called the Full Thunder Moon, for the reason that thunderstorms are most frequent during this time. Another name for this month’s Moon was the Full Hay Moon." It was …

Moonrise

Wednesday night the skies were clear and I thought it would be the perfect night to photograph the full moonrise. The previous nights the eastern sky had been a beautiful palette of pastel purples and pinks at around sunset and I hoped it would be the same for the moonrise. It was. It was a …