Skywatch Friday: December’s Full Moon

A full moon over Fairfield Glade, Tennessee.  December 16, 2013.

A full moon over Fairfield Glade, Tennessee. December 16, 2013.

(Note:  All pictures may be enlarged by clicking on them once or twice.)

This is my post for Skywatch Friday, a meme for sharing views of the sky from all over the world.  To see more, or to join and share your own photos of the sky, click HERE.

While putting up the bird feeders one Monday evening in December, Betsy and I noticed the nearly-full moon rising through the trees.  I grabbed my camera and walked out onto the golf course to get a view without the trees blocking the view.

Full moon over Fairfield Glade, Tennessee.  December 16, 2013.

Full moon over Fairfield Glade, Tennessee. December 16, 2013.

It was a beautiful moon on a crisp, chilly evening.

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22 Responses to “Skywatch Friday: December’s Full Moon”

  1. ladyfi Says:

    How very gorgeous!

  2. Ms. A Says:

    Excellent shots, George!!! The moon is a hard shot to get!

  3. diane Says:

    There is something romantic about a full moon.

  4. Sartenada Says:

    Great photo. I have never shot such a great photo from the moon.

  5. Larry Says:

    Great shots George – really like the corona.

  6. MadSnapper Says:

    we did not get to see the moon, we have been overcast with light clouds between us and the sun/moon for a couple of weeks

  7. sylviakirks Says:

    What incredible captures of the moon, George!! We haven’t been able to see it here in Portland either — the skies are just too overcast!! Wonderful view!! Thanks as always for sharing the beauty!! Have great weekend!!

  8. Busy Bee Suz Says:

    I always love your moon captures; gorgeous!!!

  9. tckk Says:

    Great moon pictures! That is something I’ve never been able to capture the way I’d like.

  10. dayphoto Says:

    I always love Moon shots! It’s starting to grow again…YAY!

    Linda
    http://coloradofarmlife.wordpress.com

  11. Blackberry Lane Says:

    Wow, this is pretty. Have you used your new lens yet??

  12. dinajohnston Says:

    Beautiful shots of the moon!

  13. rhiebert Says:

    Beautiful shots.

  14. Rose Says:

    This has a mysterious feel to it when enlarged…I love it.

  15. Eileen Says:

    George, pretty capture of the full moon. It is beautiful! Have a happy weekend!

  16. Linda at To Behold The Beauty Says:

    Lovely moon shoots, George. I never tire of seeing photos of the moon. Or of trying to get them myself. :)

  17. Peter B Says:

    Nice one! I like the misty clouds in front of the moon.

  18. Indrani Says:

    So perfect!
    Glad you did not miss the opportunity!

  19. Rajesh Says:

    Wonderful shot of the full moon. Very nice.

  20. sanchitahobby Says:

    Beautiful photos. Thanks for saving the full moon and making it available for all of us.

  21. Neal Says:

    George, you seem to be a master at getting good moon shots.

  22. furrygnome Says:

    Nice moon shot George!

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