Alan Friedman
Image taken:
Aug. 14, 2010
Location:
Buffalo, NY
Details:
An artist couldn't have improved on this beautiful composition in black and white - brought to you courtesy of the sun and fascinating sunspot regions 11903 and 11909. A ten inch telescope and white light filter was used to capture this solar close-up.
 
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