Lunar and Solar Eclipses



Total Lunar Eclipse of September 28, 2015 (UT). Photographed using afocal projection with a Kodak C743 digital camera, 8 inch Schmidt-Cassegrain, and a 40mm eyepiece. The exposures ranged from 1/135 second to 1/2 second.
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Total Lunar Eclipse Sept. 28, 2015
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Total Lunar Eclipse Sept. 28, 2015
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Total Lunar Eclipse Sept. 28, 2015
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Total Lunar Eclipse Sept. 28, 2015
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Total Lunar Eclipse Sept. 28, 2015
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Total Lunar Eclipse Sept. 28, 2015
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Total Lunar Eclipse Sept. 28, 2015
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Total Lunar Eclipse Sept. 28, 2015
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Total Lunar Eclipse Sept. 28, 2015
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Total Lunar Eclipse Sept. 28, 2015
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Total Lunar Eclipse Sept. 28, 2015
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Partial phase of the Total Lunar Eclipse of April 4, 2015. Photographed using afocal projection with a Kodak C743 digital camera, 6 inch newtonian reflector, and a 40mm eyepiece. The exposure setting were from 1/150 to 1/200 second. The Moon was settting in the trees so I was only able to capture the beginning of the eclipse.
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Total Lunar Eclipse Apr. 4, 2015
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Total Lunar Eclipse Apr. 4, 2015
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Total Lunar Eclipse Apr. 4, 2015
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Partial Solar Eclipse of October 23, 2014. Photographed using afocal projection with a Kodak C743 digital camera, 60mm Coronado Ha telescope. The exposure setting was 1/16 second. The picture was taken around 22:00 to 22:30 UT.
Partial Solar Eclipse Oct. 23, 2014
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Total Lunar Eclipse of October 8, 2014. Photographed using afocal projection with a Kodak C743 digital camera, 6 inch newtonian reflector, and a 32mm eyepiece. The exposure setting before second contact with the umbra was 1/4 second. After second contact with the umbra the exposure setting was 1/2 second.
10:08 UT 10:29 UT
Total Lunar Eclipse Oct. 8, 2014
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Total Lunar Eclipse Oct. 8, 2014
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Total Lunar Eclipse of April 15, 2014. Photographed using afocal projection with a Kodak C743 digital camera, 6 inch newtonian reflector, and a 32mm eyepiece. The exposure setting before second contact with the umbra was 1/8 second. After second contact with the umbra the exposure setting was 1/2 second.
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Total Lunar Eclipse April 15, 2014
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Total Lunar Eclipse April 15, 2014
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Total Lunar Eclipse April 15, 2014
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Total Lunar Eclipse April 15, 2014
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Total Lunar Eclipse April 15, 2014
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Total Lunar Eclipse April 15, 2014
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Total Lunar Eclipse April 15, 2014
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Total Lunar Eclipse April 15, 2014
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Annular Solar Eclipse of May 20, 2012. Photographed using eyepiece projection with an Olympus OM1, 800mm B&L lens, and a 25mm eyepiece. Kodax TMax 400 ASA film. Exposures from 1/15 sec to 1/30 sec for most of the eclipse and then longer exposures of 1/4 and 1/2 seconds were used when the Sun was approaching the horizon. During the first part of the eclipse the lens what a bit out of foces. I refocused when I loaded the second roll of film.
Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse of May 20, 2012. Photographed using an Olympus OM1 and an 8 inch SCT. Kodax TMax 400 ASA film. Exposures from 1/1000 sec to 1/250 sec. The roll of film came off the spool.
Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse of May 20, 2012. Photographed using an Olympus OM1 and a Coranado 60mm solar telescope. Kodax Technical Pan film (ASA 50). Exposures from 1/30 sec to 1/4 sec.
Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012
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Lunar Eclipse of August 28, 2007. Photographed using an OM1 with a 500mm telephoto lens and 2X doubler mounted piggyback on my Meade 8 inch SCT (latter images) and on a tripod (earlier images). Fuji 800 ASA film. Exposures from 1/125 sec to 1 sec. The images on the bottom row were taken with an Olympus D-460 digital camera held up to a 40mm eyepeice on my 8 inch Meade SCT.
Lunar Eclipse August 28, 2007
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Lunar Eclipse August 28, 2007
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Lunar Eclipse August 28, 2007
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Lunar Eclipse August 28, 2007
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Lunar Eclipse August 28, 2007
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Lunar Eclipse August 28, 2007
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Lunar Eclipse of March 3, 2007. Photographed using an OM1 with a 500mm telephoto lens mounted on a tripod. Fuji 800 ASA film. Exposure was about 1/2 second. The photograph was taken at the Farpoint observatory southwest of Topeka, KS. In this photograph the moon was emerging from the earth's shadow as the moon was rising.
Lunar Eclipse March 3, 2007
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Lunar Eclipse of September 06, 1979. Photographed with an OM1 and a
3" Questar telescope from the Central Michigan University Observatory.
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Total Solar Eclipse of Feb. 26, 1979. Photographs before and after totality were taken with a
3" Questar telescope (from the Central Michigan University Observatory) fitted with a 35mm camera. The image of totality was taken with a 35mm camera and a 200mm telephoto lens.
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Partial Lunar Eclipse of April 4, 1977. Photographed with a Celestron C8 and Nikon-F 35 mm camera. Film used was Kodak High Contrast Copy film, which exaggerates the Earth's shadow and the lunar maria.
Partial Lunar Eclipse Apr. 4, 1977
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Partial Lunar Eclipse Apr. 4, 1977
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Partial Lunar Eclipse Apr. 4, 1977
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Partial Lunar Eclipse of April 4, 1977. Photographed with a Celestron C8 and Nikon-F 35 mm camera. Film used was Kodak Plus-X film. The image was taken after the High Contrast Copy film images and shows more normal contrast.
Partial Lunar Eclipse Apr. 4, 1977
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