In 1918, painter Howard Russell Butler precisely captured what the camera could not: the fiery colors of a solar eclipse.
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Photographers have attempted to document the solar eclipse since 1842, but it took years of experimentation to capture the elusive moment of totality. The post The First Photographs of a Solar Eclipse appeared first on Hyperallergic...
In 1918, astronomers invited the artist Howard Russell Butler to record the last total solar eclipse to cross the continental United States.
A century ago, painter Howard Russell Butler captured eclipses with incredible accuracy.