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© Patrick Westerfield
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Shot freehand (could not bring my tripod on the plane) at the moment of totality. I am amazed the picture turned out at all. As you can see there were clouds overhead, but you can still see the sun corona. It was a truly amazing event.

8 responses

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (29 Aug 2017):

    You got excellent results with great rim light around it...We only had a partial eclipse and got mostly flare but it was awesome to see through the solar glasses and can only imagine how thrilling it would be to see the total eclipse!

  • Gail Haberman

    Gail Haberman   gave props (29 Aug 2017):

    Wow, you got a great shot!

  • Tiia Vissak

    Tiia Vissak gave props (30 Aug 2017):

    very cool!

  • Heather Mellon

    Heather Mellon gave props (9 Sep 2017):

    This is awesome! A beautiful capture of an unforgettable moment!

  • Carl Kuntze

    Carl Kuntze gave props (5 Oct 2017):

    Fine capture of an astronomical event.

  • Tamara Shurling

    Tamara Shurling gave props (22 Feb 2018):

    Great capture!

  • Tamara Shurling

    Tamara Shurling gave props (7 Jun 2018):

    Great shot! So jealous, it rained where I am at so didn't get to see it.

  • teresa B

    teresa B   gave props (22 Jun 2018):

    Ohhh cool to see this on an airplane! Great photos of it. Not easy shots!

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