These three photographs of the total solar eclipse of March 29, 2006 were
taken in the town of Rubtsovsk (Altaj area) by Igor' Rogovoy of
The Sun's corona during the total solar eclipse of April 12, 2002 in
Australia (photo by Igor' Rogovoy).
A time sequence of 7 images captures the formation of Baily's beads and
their subsequent merging into the growing solar crescent immediately following
the third contact. The total solar eclipse of March 29, 2006. The photos
were made by Leonid Durman, Russia with a Canon 350D camera and a TAL 125mm
The painting "The Shadow of the Moon approaching Feodosia" by a
well-known Russian painter Apollinary Vasnetsov. It was made immediately
after the eclipse of August 21, 1914, which he observed with the
field-glass in Crimea. The painting "Solar corona (near Karadag)"
was made by Apollinary Vasnetsov after the eclipse of 1914 also
(this landscape is now exhibited in Novosibirsk Picture Gallery).
SOLAR ECLIPSE STAMPS
From the collection of Sergei Maslikov
Romania. The total solar eclipse of February 15, 1961.
Mauritania. The total solar eclipse of December 24, 1973. Scott #133-135.
Portugalia. The ring solar eclipse of 2005.10.03.
Romania. The total solar eclipse of 1999.