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Comet & Moon in Nautical Twilight

Uploaded by: CJSprinkle

Tuesday March 12, 2013

Simi Valley, CA (Current Weather Conditions)

Caption: Looking out toward Ventura from Mt.McCoy in Simi Valley, CA. Comet with the crescent moon made for an excellent shot with the setup of the city lights and the ocean, and the colorful skies following sunset.

Manufacturer: NIKON CORPORATION

Model: NIKON D5100

Orientation: top - left

x-Resolution: 72.00

y-Resolution: 72.00

Resolution Unit: Inch

Software: GIMP 2.6.11

White Point: 0.31, 0.33

Primary Chromaticities: 0.64, 0.33, 0.21, 0.71, 0.15, 0.06

YCbCr Coefficients: 0.30, 0.59, 0.11

YCbCr Positioning: co-sited

Exposure Time: 8 sec.

FNumber: f/4.8

Exposure Program: Shutter priority

ISO Speed Ratings: 160

Exif Version: Unknown Exif Version

Components Configuration: Y Cb Cr -

Compressed Bits per Pixel: 4.00

Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV

MaxApertureValue: 4.50 EV (f/4.8)

Metering Mode: Pattern

Light Source: 9

Flash: Flash did not fire.

Focal Length: 130.0 mm

User Comment:

SubsecTime: 60

SubSecTimeOriginal: 60

SubSecTimeDigitized: 60

FlashPixVersion: FlashPix Version 1.0

Color Space: Uncalibrated

PixelXDimension: 0

PixelYDimension: 0

Sensing Method: One-chip color area sensor

File Source: DSC

Scene Type: 1

CFA Pattern: 8 bytes undefined data

Custom Rendered: Custom process

Exposure Mode: Auto exposure

White Balance: Manual white balance

Digital Zoom Ratio: 1.00

Focal Length In 35mm Film: 195

Scene Capture Type: Standard

Gain Control: Normal

Contrast: Normal

Saturation: High saturation

Sharpness: Hard

Subject Distance Range: Unknown

Gamma: 2.20

GPS tag version: 0x02, 0x03, 0x00, 0x00

InteroperabilityIndex: R03

InteroperabilityVersion: 0100

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43. Doesiedoats
2:24 PM GMT on March 25, 2013
Congratulations on your World View!
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42. Wanda1948
6:30 PM GMT on March 18, 2013
Beautiful shot! Congratulations on the World View!
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41. RenoSoHill
5:40 PM GMT on March 18, 2013
Great World View - Congratulations
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40. katy99780
5:13 PM GMT on March 18, 2013
CONGRATULATIONS CJ, not only for the AC and a perfect 10 in 144 votes, but for WORLD VIEW as well!
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39. Danube
11:36 AM GMT on March 17, 2013
This photo is one of my favourites
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38. SouthsideCCDan
3:52 PM GMT on March 15, 2013
Excellent
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37. MTDisk
5:00 AM GMT on March 15, 2013
Absolutely stunning!!! Congratulations!!
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36. highground
4:23 AM GMT on March 15, 2013
Outstanding pic.
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35. phantomco
5:45 PM GMT on March 14, 2013
Great Photo! I love the perspective of this shot. It is so cool to get all the elements with great capture of the light.
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34. UkiGirl
2:47 PM GMT on March 14, 2013
Greatest shot I have ever seen! Thanks for sharing! Great job! 10++++++++++++
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33. UnobtrusiveTroll10
2:15 PM GMT on March 14, 2013
It's really an awesome shot! So powerful... and yet it gives me a sense of peace too. Thanks for sharing.
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32. Kajzar
2:07 PM GMT on March 14, 2013
Awesome photo! Congratulations!
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31. CJSprinkle
3:47 AM GMT on March 14, 2013
Thank you very much everyone! All of your feedback through ratings and comments are much appreciated (:
It couldn't have worked out much better. Picked the right location, and got much more than I anticipated and planned on initially. I'm glad you are all enjoying it!

...Now, crossing fingers and hoping everything goes as well as it can, the countdown to Comet ISON begins! (:
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30. Bluesmaster
2:43 AM GMT on March 14, 2013
Superb, AC congrats!
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29. stoneygirl
2:26 AM GMT on March 14, 2013
What a spectacular photograph. You had it all with this one. The incredible sunset, the city, the moon and finally the creme de la creme the comet. Incredible job and super congratulations on this AC. It's one of the best shots I've seen of the comet yet.
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28. CalicoBass
12:38 AM GMT on March 14, 2013
Wow, great capture, Congrats on your AC, love it!
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27. minou
11:44 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Wowowee! i was trying to figure out if i got on my roof this evening i might see it....thanks for sharing your glorious capture with us!
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26. TML
10:15 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Oh my...awesome!
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25. thomasanthony
10:11 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Awesome! Great shot of the tail!
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24. WurzelDave
10:04 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Super capture, congrats.
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23. Hurricane765
7:40 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Great shot!!
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22. KSMc
7:09 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Wow! what a magnificent series. Thank you for sharing. I hope it clears up here so thai I can get a chance to see Comet Pan-STARRS. If not I will continue to enjoy your photographs.
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21. mrwing13
6:38 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Beautiful shot! Congrats and thanks for sharing!
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20. Biskitten
5:09 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Fantastic capture - AC Congrats!
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19. lorik
5:03 PM GMT on March 13, 2013

LOVE it!
Congrats on your First Approvers Choice!!!:-)))
 
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18. Wanda1948
5:00 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Awesome shot! Congratulations!
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17. ColoradoKat
4:39 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
This is awesome! It woud have been awesome with
just the moon, but that comet puts it over the
top! Congratulations on your first AC for this stunner!
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16. DiggerBoy
4:25 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Simply stunning.
Thanks for the wonderful shot!
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15. gingyb
4:24 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Congratulations, this is fantastic
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14. Proserpina
3:00 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Thank you for sharing this beautiful photo.
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13. Westerberg
2:48 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Excellent job! Wonderful capture. Great preperation for this shot!
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12. ruralartist
2:47 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Great job! Congrats on your AC.
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11. Doesiedoats
2:30 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Thank you for sharing this awesome series.

Congratulations on your first AC & VIP.
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10. Luckystar
2:28 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
FANTASTIC! 10! Thanks so much for sharing this beautiful and special event.

Congratulations on your first AC! It is superlative!
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9. mcleodglen
2:24 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
wow this is so beautiful, i'm gonna save this pic.
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8. cantonme
1:56 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Professional quality all the way!
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7. GracieO
1:32 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
What an amazing photograph!
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6. gardner48197
1:29 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Mighty fine, Congrats on your First Approvers Choice!!!
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5. YouKnowWho
12:53 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Beautiful capture!
AC congrats!
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4. trekincat
12:25 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
AWESOME!!! 10++++++++
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3. tamcat
12:25 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
Nice! Congrats on the AC! -kevin :)
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2. teach50
12:08 PM GMT on March 13, 2013
What a shot. Congrats for this beauty.
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1. gatorgal
11:42 AM GMT on March 13, 2013
Gorgeous job!!

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