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This is a Drone Hyperlapse of the 2019 Total Solar Eclipse

3 days ago   |   By Peta Pixel

Photographer and astronomer Matt Robinson was in Chile for the only total solar eclipse of 2019 on July 2nd, and he managed to capture the total eclipse in a drone hyperlapse.
Robinson shot the imagery with the Hyperlapse setting on his DJI Mavic Pro 2 .
“I wasn't sure if it was going to work but I didn't want to use it manually because I wanted to watch what was my first-ever eclipse,” Robinson tells PetaPixel. “Around 10 minutes before totality, the drone was sent up above our camp and programmed to fly along and above the spectacular Elqui Valley in Chile.
“Below I was freaking out. As...
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What I Learned from Capturing My First Total Solar Eclipse

What I Learned from Capturing My First Total Solar Eclipse

3 days ago   |   By Peta Pixel

Last week I made the long trip from the UK to Chile in the hopes of capturing my first total solar eclipse. I had experienced a cloudy total solar eclipse from the UK in 1999 but back then I was just 9 years old and certainly no photographer. Now that I'm apparently a professional landscape astrophotographer, a total solar eclipse was a gaping hole in my portfolio.
Total solar eclipses are of course a rare event. They occur once every 18 months on average but totality can only be seen from a thin and short path each time. On top of that, there will inevitably be eclipses ruined by bad...
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