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Solar Eclipse

November 4, 2013 Leave a comment

Solar Eclipse on 3/11/2013 start on 4:22pm GMT+3 and continued till the sunset, in my location the sun hides behind some buildings before actual horizon so I did not get the very last moment of the phenomena.

كسوف الشمس بتاريخ 3/11/2013 بدا الكسوف الساعه 4:22 عصرا واستمر حتى مغيب الشمس تم الطقات الصور باستخدام فلتر لتجنب نور الشمس وحماية العدسة

The setup..
I use the Nikon D7100 camera with Sigma 50-500 lens and 2X teleconverter, also a tripod and Home-made solar eclipse filter. (Click Here to learn How to create one)
I come-up with 110 photos, here are three of them. (Click the images to enlarge)

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This is just after starts, you can see the moon down time was 4:25pm.

Camera: Nikon D7100 Lens:Sigma 50-500 @ 500*2x converter

This is another shoot @ 4:34pm, the moon more visible now.
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This one is @ 4:44pm and 200mm
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At the same time of the last photo, I take this @ 1000mm, and the sun start to sink behind the building, time was 4:44pm GMT+3.
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