Location of Photo:
Frankfort, KY USA
Date/Time of photo:
05/19/07 6:00 p.m. EDT
Pentax *ist DL 6.1 MP camera, Sigma 70 - 300 mm zoon at 300 mm. Standard tripod.
The crescent Moon was relatively easy to see to the naked eye in the afternoon daylight sky. Venus, approaching for a close conjunction in the evening, was easy with binoculars and the zoom lens. This was shot through the leaves of an oak tree in my back yard.