Photo Gallery:Annular Solar Eclipse (May 20, 2012)
Annular Solar Eclipse (May 20, 2012)
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LocationNewberry Spgs, Ca.
Datemay 20th approx 5;40 pm
Equipmentjust a digital camera with no solar filter
Descriptiontook some pics with a solar filter but this one is without it...
LocationKanarraville, Utah, USA
DateMay 20, 2012
EquipmentCanon 600D DSLR with 55-250mm lens and homemade mylar solar filter.
Description"Ring of Fire" 2012 Annular Eclipse
Date20 May 2012
EquipmentStellarvue 70ED refractor (420mm), Canon T1i, AstroTrac Mount
DescriptionA time-lapse collage of images taken during the sunset Annular Solar Eclipse from the NM desert.
LocationChaco Canyon, New Mexico
DateMay 20 8:15 pm
Equipment90mm Coronado solar maxII souble stack Canon 60Da taken at prime. 1/200s, ISO 640 red channel used, processed in MaximDL and Photoshop
DescriptionThis photo caught the partially eclipsed sun setting behind juniper trees on a mesa above the canyon floor at Chaco Canyon.
LocationPyramid Lake, NV
DateMay 20, 2012
EquipmentNikon D-5100 DSLR with 55-300mm zoom @ 300mm using a ND2-ND1000 variable neutral density filter @ ND800. Tripod mounted.
DescriptionA photo strip of various shots of the 2012 Annular Eclipse taken 5 miles from Pyramid Lake NV, which was center path for the eclipse. The shots were shot in RAW format and then converted to Jpeg and color corrected in Paintshop Pro X4. The ND filter gave the original shots a blue cast.
LocationCarson City, Nevada at the Jack C Davis Observatory
DateMay 20, 2012 @ 7:10pm
EquipmentCanon 5D MarkIII, Canon 500mm lens on a tripod.
DescriptionAn image of the last part of the annular solar eclipse as the sun was setting behind the Sierras from Carson City, NV.
DateMay 21, 2012
EquipmentModified Canon EOS7D, Telescope FSQ106ED+1.6x, w/Ha filter, EM400.
DescriptionSolar Eclipse May 21, 2012, which taken started from 5am when Sun just rise from horizon till 7:30am.
LocationRedding, CA, USA
EquipmentCelestron Super C8 Plus, Byers Fork Mount. Thousand Oaks Optical full aperture Type 2 glass solar filter Canon 20D, ISO 800, Exposures all 1/1000 sec
DescriptionAn image of the partial phase of the annular eclipse showing ingress of the moon, limb darkening effect, and sunspot groups.
DateMay 20, 2012. 6:00 PM
EquipmentMeade ETX-90, Equatorial Mounted. Nikon D60. Prime Focus setup. Taken at ISO 400 for 1/60 Sec. Exposure. Minor Post-Processing with GIMP 2.6.
DescriptionGreat picture of the crescent sun just before maximum eclipse during the Annular Solar Eclipse of this week
LocationWestern Kaibab Plateau, Arizona
Date2012-05-21, 01:32:38 UT
Equipment150 mm f/8.0 achromat, Herschel wedge, ND 3.0 filter, 10 nm fwhm @ 540 nm narrowband dielectric filter, Explore Scientific 100 deg afov f=14 mm eyepiece, Canon Powershot 100 HS. Exposure: 1/60 sec, f/2.8, ISO 1000, f=5 mm.
DescriptionSecond contact, showing multiple "black drop" instances, most likely from lunar mountains.