02 June 2012

The Eclipse

For some reason, trying to take pictures of the partially visible solar eclipse without actual viewing equipment or safety glasses seemed like a good idea. Although I managed to kind of make out a fluxing crescent shape via the display screen of my camera, I was a little underwhelmed. I was even more underwhelmed when I went through my photos afterwards.

But then I had an epiphany. My (shamefully crappy) eclipse photography looked somewhat reminiscent of this Andy Warhol piece:
So maybe it was worth nearly scalding my retinas for.