dec 2010 eclipse | Tony Sharfman

Photographer
Tony Sharfman
Email
tony.sharfman@gmail.com
Location of photo
cranford, nj
Date/Time of photo
3:20am
Equipment
Takahashi TOA-130F, Vixen SXD, Canon 5D Mk II.
Description
Here's a fresh photo of this morning's eclipse. It was beautiful through the eyepiece but capturing it in an image was a bit of a challenge thanks to the huge dynamic range. In the end I decided to take 3 exposures of 3.2 sec, 1.6 sec and .8 sec at ISO 320 and stack them together to achieve 1 image that captured all the tones well.
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