Solar Totality – the Diamond Ring

Location of photo
Honey Creek Access, near Jefferson City, MO
Date/Time of photo
Aug 21, 2017 / 1:08 pm CDT
Olympus OM-1, 500mm, f8, 1/1000, Ektar 100 film, unfiltered
Total Solar Eclipse of August 21, an instant before totality - the Diamond Ring.
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