Antonis Farmakopoulos.
Image taken:
Jul. 22, 2009
Location:
Shanghai, China.
Details:
We had great luck to observe the totality despite cloudy conditions. There was no hope at all, but moments before totality the crescent sun became visible through the clouds. Canon EOS 450D, 70-300 zoom lens at 300mm. Exposures needed to be much longer than normal due to the clouds.
 
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