Full Moon

More fun with the Celestron C90.  This shot was taken with my Nikon D50.  It’s kind of fun to take something as fully automatic as a modern digital camera and use in a strictly manual mode. Using another fully manual lens with the D50 – a 1960’s vintage Nikkor 50 mm f 1.4 – I … Continue reading Full Moon


It’s always a sure sign of winter when the mergansers return.  These beautiful ducks grace our lake starting in late November.  These shots were taken with a Celestron C90 telescope attached to my Nikon D50 camera.  As usual, click on the image for a larger view.    Continue reading Mergansers