How to take a picture of the eclipse

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SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) — If you plan to photograph the total solar eclipse today, here are some tips to help.

  • The pros say preparation is key. Make sure batteries are charged and bring some extras–you won’t get a redo!
  • Shoot in manual mode and remember you’ll need to get a filter for your lens.
  • If you’re using you phone, you can tape solar eclipse glasses to the camera.
  • Another fun way to capture the eclipse is with an app like “Hyperlapse” which create a time-lapse of all the phases of the eclips