Skies By Africa

Images of the Heavens By Eric Africa

The Sun in 2017

I have been imaging the Sun steadily since 2012, despite the apparent gap in updates. I hope to remedy that soon. In the meantime, please enjoy the major event of 2017, the Total Solar Eclipse over the USA (otherwise known as the Great American Eclipse).

Eclipse The Great American Eclipse of 2017
Eclipse Report
FullDiskWithLoop September 10 Full disk
Shot with Canon Rebel t6i through a Lunt LS50
With B1200 blocking filter
On a Borg 76ED telescope on a non-tracking mount
Single shot, processed in Photoshop and AVIStack
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