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  • Photographer Peter DaSilva is at the Lowell Observatory Solar Eclipse Experience in Madras, Ore. to take photos for ABC News.<br><br>Autumn Stock, 12, Makaya Mackie, 12, and Lupin Amstutz, 13, students from Yosemite Park High School, react to the total solar eclipse at Madras, Ore., Aug. 21, 2017.
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  • A composite image shows Earth's moon passing in front of the sun during a total solar eclipse viewed from Madras, Ore., Aug. 21, 2017.
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  • The Bailey's Beads effect is seen as the moon makes its final move over the sun during the total solar eclipse on above Madras, Ore., Aug. 21, 2017.
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  • The "diamond ring" effect is visible as the Earth's moon passes in front of the sun during a solar eclipse viewed from Madras, Ore., Aug. 21, 2017.
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  • Jo Carson from the Midlands, U.K., traveled to Madras, Ore. with her husband who says he witnessed an eclipse as a child, Aug. 21, 2017.
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  • Sue Wieraba, from Portland, Ore. gets a last looks at the sun the night before the total eclipse in Madras, Ore., Aug. 20, 2017.
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  • Jonathan Shultis, from Mountain View, Calif., gets a last looks at the sun the night before the total eclipse in Madras, Oregon, Aug. 20, 2017, at the Lowe Observatory Star Party.
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  • Solar eclipse watchers stream in to an area out side of Madras, Ore. called "Solar Town" for the 2017 total solar eclipse, Aug. 20, 2017. The small town of Madras expected over a 100,000 people from all over the world to descend on their small Oregon community and surrounding area to witness the event.
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  • Gerritt Lang from Ventura, Calif. tests out the solar filter on his camera from his tent at the Solar Fest campsite, where guest paid $649 for a minimum 5-day stay and entrance fees to the festival in Madras, Ore., Aug. 19, 2017.
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  • Local entrepreneur Bryan Lindley stands at an intersection along Hwy 97 in Madras, Ore., Aug. 19, 2017, selling highly sought after solar glasses for $20 a pair after hearing reports of shortages in the area and across Oregon.
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  • Cars jam the main street through downtown Madras, Ore., Aug. 20, 2017.
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  • Cameron DaSilva and his father Peter DaSilva test camera equipment they will use at the Lowell Observatory Solar Eclipse Experience, Aug. 20, 2017 in Madras, Ore. Photographer Peter DaSilva is covering the event for ABC News.
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