Solar Eclipse: Gorgeous Time Lapse Video

Solar Eclipse: Gorgeous Time Lapse Video


More: Solar Eclipse: Amazing Photos And A Ring Of Fire

The pictures were shot in Redding California which was directly in the annular eclipse path. The filter on the telescope allows you to see the chromosphere which is a layer that contains solar prominences. The filter only allows light that is created when hydrogen atoms go from the 2nd excited state to the 1st excited state.

Check out the high resolution pictures at [Cory Poole]