This is my plan for attempting to shoot the June 10, 2021 partial solar eclipse from Chicago. In this 10 minute video, I go over my eclipse plan in PhotoPills and talk a little about equipment selection and how that affects field of view and subject size. Wish me luck!
This is the gear that I’ll be using to try and shoot the solar eclipse. If you’re going to be in any part of the world where the sun is higher in the sky, be sure to use a solar filter for your camera lens to prevent damage to your equipment.
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