Capturing the eclipse

Keen viewers of the of both the solar and lunar eclipses were seen across the world  attempting to witness this rare occurrence, however some were seen viewing the solar eclipse with unsafe methods such as x-ray films which can be extremely harmful to the eye. Here are some of the images captured in Sri Lanka where the solar eclipse was seen in December 2019 and the lunar eclipse was seen in January 2020. (Images credit: Anuradha Kaushalya)



A penumbral view of the lunar eclipse