but I spoke with a few of my gondoliers who confirmed that the moon was indeed impressive.
Here's how she looked to Roberto in New Orleans:
photo by Robert Dula
It's not easy to "shoot the moon" from the back of a gondola,
my compliments to Roberto, she looks like something out of a sci-fi film.
Meanwhile, I was able to prop up my tripod in a parking lot for a few minutes and take a few shots of her.
Here's what the "Supermoon" looked like through my long lens:
I wish I could have seen her reflecting off the water, but I could never have gotten my gondola to hold still enough to get this shot.