Photos: The Great Solar Eclipse

August 22, 2017

The Great American Eclipse was viewed by thousands Monday in the North Escambia area..while many others missed their shot due to clouds and rain across a portion of the area. had two photographers taking close-up photos of the eclipse.

The photo above was taken about by’s William Reynolds at 1:30 p.m., five minutes before cloud cover over the 1:35 p.m. maximum at Northview High School in Bratt.

The photo below was taken by Ditto Gorme for at 1:30 p.m. in Atmore. The photo at bottom shows the unique shadows cast on a sidewalk in Bratt during the eclipse.

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Editor’s note: The color difference in the photographs is due to the type of solar filter used. photos, click to enlarge.


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