Total Solar Eclipse 2017 - ScottSmorra
Smugmug-Background-Image-1920
Powered by SmugMug Log In

Day Turns to Night (2017)

The "diamond ring" effect captured during the North American total solar ecplise in August 2017. The diamond ring is visible for a few seconds just as totality begins or ends. Timing is everything! At our location in Madras, Oregon, totality lasted for 2 minutes and 3 seconds. During totality, the temperature dropped ~20 degrees F and the wind went completely still. Being able to witness this event in person was truly one of the most amazing experiences of my life!

North AmericaPacific NorthwestOregonMadrastotal solar eclipsetotalitysunmoonlandscape