IN FOCUS

 
Full Moon Before the Lunar Eclipse
Mike Grandmaison, April 15, 2014 at 12:13 PM

In anticipation of the lunar eclipse, I went out last night at sunset to view the full moon rising above the prairie. I captured the moon cradled by a large cottonwood near Grande Pointe. As the moon rose beyond the layer of cloud above the horizon, it began to take on a pinkish cast for a while until it got higher.