Dark Side of the Moon

Most nights out of the month, the moon is above the horizon but not fully illuminated by the sun. This image is an HDR composite of the moon which is roughly 25% illuminated directly by the sun and 75% illuminated by light from the sun reflecting off the Earth and onto the Moon.

Location: Pawnee National Grasslands, CO
Date: 2010-08-13
Camera: Canon XSi (unmodified)
Lens: WO110FLT
Mount: CGEM
Shot: 1x2sec + 1x1/80th second @ ISO 400
Processing: Photoshop
Dark Side of the Moon