Solar eclipse today

Discussion in 'Astrophotography' started by Edmunds, Mar 20, 2015.

  1. Edmunds

    Edmunds Mu-43 Regular

    Oct 16, 2012
    It looked like it would be a really cloudy day out, but it turns out a little bit of cloud was precisely what was needed, as it formed a kind of a "filter" over the sun.

    BTW, for those of you wondering about pointing the camera at the sun, I left it standing there turned on pointing at the sun zoomed at 150mm for over half an hour, but with the filter attached.

    Shot with the Hoya ND400




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  2. Danny_SWE

    Danny_SWE Mu-43 All-Pro

    Apr 30, 2013
    Sweden (Gothenburg)
    Nice! Here in Sweden we also had, 85-90% coverage depending on where in this long country you live. I live in the south region and we had 85%, but I didn't get a chance until like 25 minutes after peak, because of the clouds. Here is the best shot:

    16896116502_4482480082_c. Solar eclipse 150320 by Zarako, on Flickr
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