Time-lapse movie of all progress of Total Solar Eclipse (Aug 21, 2017)

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Date & Time: Aug 21 2017, from 09:04 to 11:38 PDT(-0700)
1/4000sec(Partial eclipse), 1/125sec ×2shots (Total eclipse)
1/8000sec(Diamond Ring)
Optical: BORG 60ED with a correction lens (f=378mm, F6.3)
with BaaderPlanetarium AstroSolar filter (Used in partial eclipse)
Auto-guided with EYEBELL CD-1 portable Equatorial
Digital Camera: Nikon D810A
Location: Salem, Oregon, USA

Camera Settings: Recording Format...14bit CCD-RAW, converted to 16bit TIFF(7360×4912)
Device Size...FX format (36×24mm)
Sensitivity...ISO400 (Partial eclipse), ISO800 (Total eclipse), ISO200 (Diamond ring)
White Balance...Daylight

This page shows you a time-lapse movie of all progress of the total solar eclipse on Aug 21, 2017, which was edited from 212 shots during about 2 hours and half. I released it via the YouTube's server. The play speeds of partially and totally eclipsed parts are 300 times and 3 times respectively, and the scenes of diamond ring show with the real time-speed. The play time of whole book has approximately two minutes.

Progress of Total Solar Eclipse (Aug 21, 2017)

Change of the Diamond Ring

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