Helsinki: The full moon rises next to the lighthouse situated on Iso Mustasaari, one of the Suomenlinna fortress islands. Photo taken in the evening twilight from the shore along Ehrenströmintie street in the district of Kaivopuisto.

 On the map   |   Captured: Sunday 20 April 2008 (21:55)   |   Large version

maria

Goodness me! Great picture, but how did you get the moon so big? Whenever I take a picture it's always tiny.....

25.04.2008 (18:53)

Niklas Sjöblom

Maria, full zooming (300 mm) makes the moon big. The trick is to be far away, since that makes the moon bigger and the other objects smaller in comparison with each other.

26.04.2008 (16:16)

Madetoja

In addition if I may add that the nearer the Moon is to the horizon the larger it appears.

Great picture.

27.04.2008 (23:28)

Anny

Wow! Simply Wow!

29.04.2008 (21:31)

Evi from Greece

Amazing moon, outstanding composition! Very well done!

06.05.2008 (09:06)

Christian @ Mexico

Beautiful Picture!!!, I ever saw pictures with a big moon and always suppose was a "special effect", but this is a good image and a good explanation about how to get one. Saludos

02.06.2008 (03:05)

Nikki

You've done it again my friend.
I am yet again at a loss of breath and words.

24.07.2008 (11:39)

isabel

great image. Magical...makes me want to go to Helsinki right now...

13.12.2008 (14:17)

Leave a comment on this photo

 



Not shown with your comment.

 


Your name acts as a link to the site.

Store these values in your browser?



Links in the comment should be html-marked <a href="http://...">link text</a>.

Please, always fill in the blue fields!
 

 

Please, send your comment only once!

Latest comments of all photos in both language versions

taivasalla.net - Under the Open Sky