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Eclipse in Oregon
Lens: m 200mm Camera: 5KIIs Photo Location: Stayton OR 
Posted By: JimmyL, 08-22-2017, 10:52 PM

Two minutes to frantically snap in the hopes of getting a keeper. I was very pleasantly surprised to get home and see the solar flares show up so well. I had to tone down the Corona to let the flares show. These are heavily cropped as all I had to use was my old 200mm M lens. The flares are several times the diameter of the earth.

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08-22-2017, 11:01 PM   #2
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Nice shots! What did you use for a filter?
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Nothing, just the bare lens. I had a welding helmet glass taped to the lens before totality. But when totality hit it was just like somebody hit the switch and you looked right at it.

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