Side, Turkey 2006 Total Eclipse main shots

The main part of the eclipse seemed to have alomst a diamond ring at the start,as shown below - I did not see Bailey's Beads like I did in 1999, but at least the sky was clear all morning!
almost a diamond ring at the startEclipse 2006 - total 1
one of the prominances dissapears as the eclpise reaches mid phase
Eclipse 2006 - total 2Eclipse 2006 - total 32
One shot over exposed a little to show the extent of the corona
One underexposed to show the location of the biggest prominance
Eclipse 2006 - total 4Eclipse 2006 - total 5

A wide-angle mid totality shot

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