Location of Photo:
Chaco Culture National Historical Park, New Mexico
Date/Time of photo:
May 20, 2012, 6:28pm to 7:48pm MDT
Nikon D700 24-70mm f2.8 lens set at 48mm Thousand Oaks Optical black polymer solar filter Nikon intervalometer
The May 20 annular eclipse as seen over the Pueblo Bonito great house site in Chaco Culture National Historical Park in northwestern New Mexico. This is a series of 17 exposures taken at 5 minute intervals with a Thousand Oaks Optical black polymer solar filter gel over the lens. I then shot a background landscape frame after the sun set without the solar filter. Image assembled in Photoshop. Amazing place to witness the eclipse.