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  • It's august 21st 2017 the day of the total solar eclipse. I'm in Madras, Oregon

  • the skies are clear

  • My sky tracker. It's meant to move the camera with the sky so it

  • Compensates for the Earth's rotation that should help me keep the sun in shot as the eclipse is taking place

  • We have first contact this is C1. You just see the moon entering on the top right side

  • We are 17 minutes out from totality and I think the light is starting to change. I think it's getting noticeably dimmer

  • There's a bit of like a cold wind coming in from this side. Can you guys feel it?

  • It's getting kind of cool, and it's getting darker. I'm really excited

  • Now that the sun is about 90 percent covered. I'm seeing much sharper shadows.

  • Normally shadows, They're a little bit fuzzy because the light from the sun is coming from a whole bunch of locations.

  • But now because it's coming from basically one little sliver of the sun the shadows are all getting very.

  • very sharp, oh.

  • my God, oh.

  • my God, ah.

  • Look around the treasure. This is insane right now. Oh.

  • This is just unbelievable,

  • What is happening? This is absolutely insane like it's like- the breeze.

  • Oh my God, this is totally creepy. Oh!

  • My goodness, this is weird. Oh!

  • my goodness!

  • There's like sunset - sunrise every direction people are going nuts!

  • This I did not expect. I don't know what I expected, but... Oh my God!

  • This, just looks so wrong.

  • You can see these prominences the solar Corona coming out at the top left and right at the bottom I

  • I can see Venus directly above me.

  • oh... what!

  • What is this?

  • What? I just don't even know?!

  • We are inside Totality.

  • I just, I am kinda speechless.

  • Hey, it is. Just unreal right now

  • It's totally nuts

  • *Background* It's like a hole in the sky!

  • *Loud cheering* (as diamond ring effect appears)

  • Our excitement is that the sun is back.

  • Gonna pop the solar filter back on.

  • Just want to say a huge. Thank you to my patreon supporters

  • you made it possible for me to buy a flight here and

  • for the equipment that kept my camera tracking with the sun and the solar filters on the front and yeah

  • Basically everything I needed to get here and see this total solar eclipse, so thank you so much for supporting me

  • You make possible to keep doing the things I love doing and making these videos

It's august 21st 2017 the day of the total solar eclipse. I'm in Madras, Oregon

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