Super blood moon 2021: how to take a good photograph of May’s lunar eclipse with a phone or camera | The moon
With a super blood moon rising on Wednesday, many people will pull out their mobile phones to try and get an Instagram-worthy photograph of May’s total lunar eclipse and full moon, but unfortunately the moon is really challenging to get a great photo of.
Two reasons: it is very far away and unless you have a telephoto lens (which makes the moon appear closer than it is) it will always appear as a very small glowing dot in the frame.
Secondly, shooting at night is really difficult. Professional cameras allow you to change your ISO or your sensitivity rating