Photo Of The Day – The Machermo Range And The Moon

 Title: The Machermo Range And The Moon,

Location: Machermo, Solukhumbu, Nepal, Asia (27°54’12” N  86°42’55” E)

Description: Knowing a little about the cycle and timing of the moon can help to bring a new dimension to your landscape photography. Planning a trip with the moon in mind will not only help night time photos (shoot close to a new moon so you can see more stars) but knowing the moonrise and moonset times locally can add something to your shots. In this case, I walked outside of our teahouse in Machermo, Nepal, just after sunrise in time to catch the moon as it nestled nicely in the notch of a few peaks along the Machermo Range.

Camera Canon 5D
Lens Canon 28-300mm L
ISO 50
Focal Length 300mm
Aperture f/7.1
Shutter Speed 1/400
Altitude 14,421.0 ft

Photograph Copyright Peter West Carey. Image Available For Commercial Licensing (email).

You can copy, share and print this image. Just don’t sell it, please.

Image may be reproduced for personal, non-commercial use (details) under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. Non-Licensed Commercial use is prohibited. Attribution to this post or Peter West Carey Photography must be given, please.

The Machermo Range And The Moon, Nepal


Leave a Reply