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Eclipse Video from Crawford Notch State Park, NH

I finally had a chance to piece together a short video showing the August 2017 eclipse as viewed from Crawford Notch State Park in New Hampshire. The video is about four seconds long.

Tech Specs: Canon T4i, 400mm lens, Thousand Oaks Optical solar filter. Date: August 21, 2017.

Chameleon Falls – Glen Onoko – Carbon County, PA

Late afternoon view of Chameleon Falls along the Glen Onoko falls trail in Carbon County, Pennsylvania.

Tech Specs: Canon 6D, Canon EF17-40mm f/4L USM, tripod mounted, ND filter, HDR image composed of a 4 and 15 second shot, ISO 100, f/20 and 17mm. Date: August 24, 2017 Location: 40.887301, -75.766595 (cut and paste these number into Google to see the approximate location of this waterfall)


Waxing Gibbous Moon – August 30, 2017

Here is a view of last evening’s waxing gibbous moon. This is a composite image of the north and south regions spliced together using Microsoft Image Composite Editor (a.k.a. Microsoft ICE).

Tech Specs: Meade 12” LX90, Canon 6D, Backyard EOS, each region was the best 50% of 1500 frames captured, processed in AutoStakkert! V3.0.14 (x64). Image Date: August 30, 2017. Location: The Dark Side Observatory.

…Tom

Morning Stars from Pennsylvania – August 30, 2017

Here is a single shot of the morning stars looking to the East/Southeast from Pennsylvania. I’ve added some labels to help you identify some of the brighter objects on your morning commute!

Tech Specs: Canon 6D, Canon EF17-40mm f/4L USM, tripod mounted, 3.2 second shot, ISO 3200, f/4 and 24mm. Date: August 30, 2017 Location: 41.048399, -75.747473 (cut and paste into Google).

…Tom

Cave Falls – Glen Onoko, Carbon County, Pennsylvania

A late afternoon view of Cave Falls at Glen Onoko in Carbon County, Pennsylvania. Cave Falls are the uppermost waterfalls along the Glen Onoko trail.

Tech Specs: Canon 6D, Canon EF17-40mm f/4L USM, tripod mounted, ND filter, HDR image composed of a 1.3 and 10 second shot, ISO 100, f/20 and 17mm. Date: August 24, 2017 Location: 40.888069, -75.767201 (cut and paste into Google).

You can find other views in Glen Onoko HERE.

…Tom


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