Location of photoHao atoll
Date/Time of photojuly 11th 2010 @ 08h 43m local
EquipmentModified Nikon D40 with cable release coupled with a 500 mm f/5 mirror telephoto mounted on an ordinary tripod. No drive.
DescriptionThis picture is a part of a sequence of 3 exp /sec taken trying to catch the formation of Baily's beads just before totality. This image shows 5 beads seconds before totality.
Exposure time : 1/1000 sec @ ISO 200