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Full Sturgeon Moon

Uploaded by: novembergale

Wednesday August 1, 2012

Fredonia, NY (Current Weather Conditions)

Caption: The Native American fishing tribes of the Great Lakes area called the full moon in August the Sturgeon Moon since it is traditionally the best month of the year to catch them.

Photometric Interpretation: RGB

Manufacturer: Canon

Model: Canon EOS 40D

Orientation: top - left

x-Resolution: 72.00

y-Resolution: 72.00

Resolution Unit: Inch

Software: QuickTime 7.6.6

Exposure Time: 1/400 sec.

Exposure Program: Landscape mode (for landscape photos with the background in focus)

ISO Speed Ratings: 640

Exif Version: Exif Version 2.2

Aperture: 5.62 EV (f/7.0)

Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV

Flash: Flash did not fire.

Focal Length: 310.0 mm

PixelXDimension: 3888

PixelYDimension: 2121

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6. Hotzenwaelder
11:47 AM GMT on August 04, 2012
Thanks for the picture and the information about the moon.
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5. EndlessHorizon
9:00 AM GMT on August 03, 2012
And here I thought it was named for Ted Sturgeon, because it has a lovely science fiction look to it! :^) Good work; it almost looks transparent in the shadows.
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4. WeatherWise
5:23 PM GMT on August 02, 2012
Pretty - love the soft contrasts
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3. MissGnomer
5:04 PM GMT on August 02, 2012
And the blue moon will come along on the 31st of August. Be sure to catch that one too!
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2. jerseyshoretoo
12:09 PM GMT on August 02, 2012
Lovely moon shot!
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1. CythiaSue
1:47 AM GMT on August 02, 2012
Beautiful moon
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