About this object
A simple shot of our nearest star, the sun, using my old refractor. You can make out a couple of sunspots in the upper left. Click here for a close up shot of the sunspots.
Optics: Tasco 60mm Refractor @ f8
Camera: Nikon CoolPix 4500 with 18mm eyepiece
Date: September 2, 2003
Location: Troy, Montana
Exposure Details: 1/250 seconds at ISO Auto, Baader Solar Filter