Tag Archives: Full moon

05.04.2016 A Different Pink Full Moon

The one time I ventured out of the house during my sick week was the evening of the April Pink Full Moon.  It was pink, but barely visible through the thin clouds while showing color.  By the time it rose over the … Continue reading

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03.23.2016 Thanksgiving’s Fiery Ball of Moon

Last night and tonight would be good for shooting the Full Worm Moon, but yesterday I was busy painting the living room so we can adopt another beagle (the deal is to finish painting so the doggie won’t get into … Continue reading

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12.27.2015 The Full Cold Moon of Christmas Day 2015

Well, if truth-in-advertising applies then I have to disclose that this isn’t a cold moon.  But that is what the December full moon is known as so who am I to change that.  It was at least in the 40° … Continue reading

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11.26.2015 Full Beaver Moonrise

While waiting in the dark last night, I made an image of the Earth’s shadow below the Belt of Venus. As time went by, I realized that the buckle I was hoping for on the belt wasn’t going to happen.  … Continue reading

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10.07.2015 Rising Super Moon from Ocean Path

I knew well in advance that I just didn’t have it in me to stay up for the eclipse amazing though it would be.  As far as producing a photograph goes, there are hundreds, maybe thousands, of fine images of … Continue reading

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08.30.2015 Full Sturgeon Super Moon

After a cloudy start on Mount Pollux, things got better high in the sky.

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08.01.2015 Blue Hour Blue Moon

I had a plan last night.  There is a bridge over a river here in town and I wanted to catch the moon rising over the water from that bridge.  Two problems though…the moon wasn’t going to rise where I … Continue reading

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07.31.2015 Blue Moon of Massachusetts

I was hoping for a Full Blue Moon in Blue Hour.  But there was quite a bit of fog and the moon was almost totally blocked when I first got out this morning.  I tried Mount Pollux but that was … Continue reading

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04.06.2015 Ninety-nine and a half will have to do

We missed out on the blood red lunar eclipse here in the northeast on Saturday.  Very little was to be visible anyway, but it was overcast so even totality would have been unseen by us. I went to a favorite … Continue reading

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08.11.2014 Full Sturgeon Moon

Doesn’t that sound much better than “SUPERMOON”!  Kind of like NFL Championship sounds so much more sane than “Super Bowl”.  Anyway, I am not a fisher person ,  🙂 so the significance is just in the name for me. Last … Continue reading

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