The May 21, 2012 Annular Solar Eclipse in Xiamen , China was awesome!!! I was surprised to see chromosphere and eruptive prominences just before annular solar eclipse started! It was so beautiful !!! Image taken using Canon EOS 500D DSLR on Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 IS L lens with Canon EF 1.4x converter set at 560mm f/8 (some taken with Baader 3.8 Solar Filter).