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Re: tips needed for taking photos of the full solar eclipse

Originally Posted by devilgas View Post
it is worthwhile getting as close the the exact centre line as you can as you'll end up with a perfect doughnut image at the midpoint of the eclipse. moving away from the centreline will offset the inner ring accordingly.

I looked it up and at the place I have in mind atm the eclipse would look like this. They say "umbral depth 61.8%" The center of the sun and the moon do not coincide, of course.

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