Solar Eclipse, Antarctica

Solar Eclipse in Antarctica, filmed at Halley Station. My first ever solar eclipse, was great to see. Several of us spent hours the night before fanny-ing with filters from goggles held in front to welding glass. Which gave us a green look. Two red filters were added to bring it back to a real colour.

After all that we had cloud cover and a natural filter so we didn’t need anything, brilliant. 4:30am start was worth it.



~ by kirkfwatson on November 29, 2011.

4 Responses to “Solar Eclipse, Antarctica”

  1. awesome kirk!

  2. Fantastic eclipse, good to see the Halley sign for authenticity !!!

  3. Fantastic – lucky you to be in such a spectacular place

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