Location of Photo:
Libertyville 20 mi N of Chicago
Date/Time of photo:
12/11/2012 6:18 CST
Canon D40, EF 24-70mm Macro Lens, f5.6, ISO 400, tripod mounted
Having been disappointed with cloudy mornings on Dec. 9th and 10th, Dec. 11 dawned clear and still and allowed me to capture this beautiful conjunction of the Moon, Venus, and Mercury. I like the perspective that trees lend to this image.