Solar Eclipse Imaging Instructions
Carefully remove the filter from the box without touching the
Baader solar filter material.
Check the filter for any possible damage before placing on the
Do not point the camera or telescope toward the sun before you install the filter.
Be sure to securely install the filter by either threading it on
the lens or attaching it to the outside of the optical system.
On the variable filters, be sure each of the three Teflon screws
are securely placed on the outside of the optical system
Allow telescope and filters to equalize to outside temperature.
(At least 15 minutes)
Sunlight on the optical system may warm it enough to cause
internal heat currents that can degrade image quality. Cover the camera or
telescope with a cloth when not in use.
Use the instrument near stable atmospheric places. Do not view over pavement or buildings.
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