Sunspots, partial phase

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Photographer Dan Schechter

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Settings / Equipment 4" f/6 Astrophysics Traveler refractor working at f/12 (2x barlow attached), Astro Physics solar filter; 1/125 sec on Fuji Velvia 50

Location Kastamonu, Turkey

Date / Time August 11, 1999 12:00 am


Additional Information Photographer's note: The sunspots were exposed thru a new material Astro Physics sells which is put out by the Baader Planetarium. This filter makes the sun neutral and seems to be sharper than a Thousand Oaks glass filter.