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Hand-held image of 2016 total solar eclipse

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About this observation
Observer
Sheridan
Time of observation
09/03/2016 - 01:01
Object
Sun and Moon
Observing location
Ternate Indonesia
Equipment
Canon EOS 60Da
Tamron 18-270 lens
Exposure
1/1500s, f9.5, ISO3200
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This hand-held photograph shows what you can do without lugging a tripod and other equipment around. It is not perfect and could be improved significantly as follows: use a lower ISO, better focus and a better lens. I've now bought a Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM Lens and will try again in 2017.

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