As promised, here's the composition that matches my previous image, with the new moon added. I took this about 2 1/2 weeks later. I love the moon in this shot, and the subtle transition of color that represents the movement of day to night.
I prefer the color and clouds in the other image, which I think makes it a bit more dramatic. But the delicate crescent adds a peaceful component that seems to be more in tune with the less electric sky. To me, this image soothes while the previous image stimulates.
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