Photographing a lunar eclipse is a challenge. You can use a wide variety of equipment with a sturdy tripod, a well thought out framing and exposure plan are the most important factors for great eclipse images.
The image above shows a typical camera based setup for lunar eclipse photography.
Equipment you will need:
In addition to equipment, there are the usual astrophotography issues of working in the dark, getting a sharp focus, and keeping the camera steady. Other important considerations for a lunar eclipse include:
My discussion follows a roughly chronological process:
Content created: 2019-01-14 and last modified: 2019-05-14
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