August 21, 2017 Solar Eclipse

August 21, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

The 2017 partial solar eclipse as seen from Newbury Park, California on August 21, 2017.

Top Photo: Image taken at 10:19 a.m. (pst) at about 62% coverage (max coverage for the Los Angeles area).

Bottom Photo: Composite of seven shots over about 30 minutes.

All images made using a green tinted welding filter (#10), 400mm (on a DX sensor), F/8 @1/4000 ISO 100. Equipment: Nikon D300, Bower 2X teleconverter, Tamron 70-200 mm f/2.8, tripod, and remote trigger. 


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