a view of the Sun taken while testing a new camera. Click on any of the
spot groups to see a full resolution image of the spots. The link is to
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1/2000 second taken through a Thousand Oaks
white light solar filter
Canon 60Da DSLR
8" f/4 Schmidt Newtonian Telescope
Conversion, contrast stretch and
sharpening done with Images Plus .
Sharpened image blended with a noise reduced original using a mask to
highlight details in Paint Shop Pro .
The image was resized and sharppened using Focus
Magic . Finally the contrast was
further increased using the clarify function in Paint Shop Pro.