Had a great, clear day in Lexington, SC. We had 2m 36s of totality and were not disappointed. What a show! We even got shadow bands before and after totality.
The crescent shadows were pretty cool, both from trees and from the sun awning on the deck:
I have over 800 photos to go through and process, but here’s a good one fresh off the camera:
I took bracketed exposures, so I’ll be working on stacking them in photoshop and maybe creating a timelapse. Here’s what my setup looked like:
(complete with improvised thermal shield… the camera was overheating.)