Video: How to photograph a total solar eclipse

This video is from my seminar on how to photograph a total solar eclipse. I talk about where to see the 2024 total solar eclipse, equipment you need to make great pictures of a total solar eclipse, solar filters for your camera and eyes, what to expect during the eclipse, exposure, lenses and much more.

Here are some resources referenced in the video:

Interactive eclipse map:

Apps & Software:

Weather forecast:

Exposure calculations:

Solar filter material: https://www.baader-planetarium...

Make your own solar filter: https://www.baader-planetarium...

Camera control for automated imaging
Mac: Solar Eclipse Maestro for MacOS
Windows: ($109) Eclipse Orchestrator for Windows

Processing corona photos - Adobe’s Russell Preston Brown
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Solar Eclipse Timer: