August 21, 2017 Totality with Solar Corona and Regulus to the Lower Left

Photographer
John Christiansen
Email
jchristiansenphx@hotmail.com
Location of photo
Thornton, Idaho
Date/Time of photo
August 21, 2017 at 11:37 AM
Equipment
Sony a6000, Rokinon 135mm telephoto lens
Description
On Monday, August 21st, 2017, I pulled off of Rt 20 at Exit 328, in Thornton, Idaho, which lay on the center line of totality. I parked beside the old, wooded ruin of a farm building, and did some quick research on what might be the best settings for my Sony a6000. I had never tried anything like this before, and felt pressured by my late start to the day.
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