Moon Rise

Moon rise, cresting the Ruahine mountain range in the Pohangina Valley, Manawatu in New Zealand. Taken from our back yard, at 5 minutes to midnight on a clear and starry night.
Nikon D90, Nikon 70-200 f/2.8 VR lens, Velbon Sherpa Pro CF 740 carbon fibre tripod, Velbon PHD-61Q tilt/pan head
ISO 400, 82 mm, f/2.8, 5.0 seconds exposure, aperture priority mode, manual focus, cable shutter release.
Sharpened, light and noise adjusted in Capture NX2 …

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