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Solar Eclipse Inspired Digital Backdrops

I wanted to create something really fun for the solar eclipse happening on April 8th, 2024! Our family is in Erie, PA and we're in the direct path. I haven't created any silhouette digital backdrops in a long time - so I figured this would be a good use for them! The digital backdrops include a full tutorial and also two .PNG Rock Overlays, to help complete the look. Click the link below the image, to purchase!

Solar Eclipse Inspired Digital Backdrops, 2 FREE Rock Overlays, Solar Eclipse Digital Backdrops and Tutorial for Photoshop Composites

Solar Eclipse Inspired Digital Backdrop Overlays


A total solar eclipse is a natural phenomenon that occurs when the moon passes between the sun and the Earth, blocking out the sun's light and casting a shadow on the Earth. This rare event is a breathtaking sight that captivates people around the world.

What causes a total solar eclipse?

During a total solar eclipse, the moon aligns perfectly with the sun and Earth, creating a shadow that falls on the Earth's surface. This alignment is crucial for the moon to completely block out the sun, creating the awe-inspiring effect of a total solar eclipse.

How often do total solar eclipses occur?

Total solar eclipses are relatively rare events that happen approximately every 18 months somewhere on Earth. However, the path of totality, where the total eclipse is visible, is usually limited to a specific region on Earth, making it even rarer for people to witness this phenomenon.

What can you expect during a total solar eclipse?

During a total solar eclipse, the sky darkens as the moon blocks out the sun's light, revealing the sun's outer atmosphere, known as the solar corona. This creates a surreal experience as the temperature drops, birds stop chirping, and the stars become visible in the daytime sky.

It is essential to use proper eye protection when viewing a total solar eclipse to prevent damage to your eyes. Special eclipse glasses or solar filters are recommended to safely observe this extraordinary event.


A total solar eclipse is a remarkable celestial event that showcases the beauty and precision of our solar system. By understanding the science behind this phenomenon, you can appreciate the wonder of nature and the intricate dance of the sun, moon, and Earth.

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