Solar


Solar Image 990601 Solar Image 990601
Both images taken with a Casio QV10A digital camera, with the camera pointing at the projected image of the Sun with an 80mm refractor.
1st June 1999

By John Chapman-Smith (JPEG 9k)


Solar Link
Solar page, by Michael Oates showing the Sun with images taken each day (weather permitting!) All images taken with a digital canera, a Sony Mavica FD91 (hand held). This is an on-going project, new images are added each day when possible.


Partial Eclipse
Partial Eclipse of the Sun October 12th, 1996
Including an observation of a crater on the Moon's limb during the eclipse.

By Kevin Kilburn



Partial Eclipse of the Sun, Oct.12th 1996
By Michael Oates

NOTE: These images were relayed LIVE on the internet, for more information see the SPA Eclipse page and Live images of the event on the SPA website


Solar Eclipse 91 Solar Eclipse 11th July 1991, at San Jose del Cabo

Exposure: 1sec 400mm FL Telephoto lens with 2x teleconverter.
Film:	  Konica ISO 100
By Kevin Kilburn (JPEG 12k)


Solar Eclipse 95 The Eclipse of the Sun - India, October 24 1995. By John Bolton. (Article, with Images)


Solar Eclipse 95 Solar Eclipse 24th Oct 95, Fatehpur Sikri (India)

Exposure: 1/30 f6.3 400mm FL Telephoto lens
Film:	  Ektachome Elite ISO 400
By John Bolton (JPEG 24k)


Solar Eclipse 95
Solar Eclipse 24th Oct 95, Fatehpur Sikri (India)

Exposure: 1/30 f16 400mm FL Telephoto lens
Film:	  Ektachome Elite ISO 400
By John Bolton (JPEG 16k)


Solar Eclipse 95
Solar Eclipse 24th Oct 95, Fatehpur Sikri (India)
Just before the Diamond Ring.

Exposure: 1/30 f22 400mm FL Telephoto lens
Film:	  Ektachome Elite ISO 400
By John Bolton (JPEG 16k)


Solar Eclipse 95
Solar Eclipse 24th Oct 95, Fatehpur Sikri (India)
Diamond Ring

Exposure: 1/30 f22 400mm FL Telephoto lens
Film:	  Ektachome Elite ISO 400
By John Bolton (JPEG 17k)


Sun1 Image
Sun. 800mm Telephoto lens plus a 2X teleconverter

Exposure: 1/1000 f32 (2 sheets Mylar filter)
Film:	  Ektachome 100HC
Date:	  89/03/11 08:13 UT
By Michael Oates (JPEG 22k)


Sun2 Image
Sun. 800mm Telephoto lens plus a 2X teleconverter

Exposure: 1/1000 f32 (2 sheets Mylar filter)
Film:	  Ektachome 100HC
Date:	  89/06/13 11:35 UT
By Michael Oates (JPEG 49k)


Sun-big Image
Sun. 800mm Telephoto lens plus two 2X teleconverters

Exposure: 1/1000 f64 (1 sheet Mylar filter)
Film:	  Kodachome 25
Date:	  89/09/06 06:46 UT
Driven mount, only used to keep the Sun in the viewfinder. At this scale the Suns disk will not fit in the picture. By Michael Oates (JPEG 20k)


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