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Oct 23, 2014
Celestron-Vixen C-102 refractor / Losmandy GM-8 mount / Kendrick white light solar filter / Canon EOS Rebel T3i DSLR
Taken at 1000mm prime focus, 1/1,250 second, ISO 200 during mid-eclipse. Seeing pretty good considering I was on blacktop in 90°F heat. Single shot, colorized and enhanced in Photoshop.