August 2014 Blog Posts (1)

Photographing the Moon through a telescope

People often neglect the Moon since they take it for granted.

However the Moon is full of amazing features to photograph.

Although the Moon is fairly big and bright in the night sky, you will either need a very big and expensive telephoto lens for your camera, or a telescope to capture a lot of surface detail.

The method I use is eyepiece projection, i.e. I point a telescope at the Moon and take a photo with my camera through the eyepiece of the…


Added by Jaco Brink on August 5, 2014 at 19:35 — 5 Comments



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