eclipse2017

Eclipse 2017

UD astronomer  Mr. Arthur Sweeney  traveled to Wyoming to photograph the solar eclipse. Below are some of his stunning pictures. 

All images were made with a Cannon 5D camera and a Celestron 8, f/10 telescope.
Sun spots were shot through a solar filter at ISO 400, 1/60 sec.
Corona was shot at ISO 400, 1/30 sec.
Prominences were shot at ISO 125, 1/125 sec. 

 

Eclipse 2017 Corona

 

Eclipse 2017 Sunspots

Eclipse 2017 Flares

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