April 8 2024. First eclipse pictures!

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April 8 2024. First eclipse pictures!

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The eclipse was partial at about 80 percent coverage at my location near Lowndesville SC. Here is the first of my images. More coming.

James



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Re: April 8 2024. First eclipse pictures!

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Superb images James :bow :bow :bow did you manage to get your family to enjoy the party with you?

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Re: April 8 2024. First eclipse pictures!

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Great set James!


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Thanks Alexandra and Warren. Both dad and my wife observed with me. It was a very enjoyable experience.


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Great images, James ! Glad you had good weather to image.

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Franco,
The weather was not that great. I battled clouds the whole time but I persevered!

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Very nice!
We had a total eclipse here.......of clouds! (it would have been about 75%)

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Hi James,

Well done.


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Thanks Rainer. Thanks for recommending AVIstack to me.


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Re: April 8 2024. First eclipse pictures!

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Nice set of images James - glad you got to see the eclipse.
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Thanks John. I still have some more images to post.


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Re: April 8 2024. First eclipse pictures!

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Nice images, James.

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Re: April 8 2024. First eclipse pictures!

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Thanks Stu!


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