The latest Megamovie was completed in September 2018 by UC Berkeley graduate student Juan Camilo Guevara Gomez with assistance by undergraduate Tushar Singla.
Previous Versions of the Megamovie
Google Version 0.8
Google's Making & Science team's last iteration of the Megamovie. See home page for more information.
Google Version 0.1
Google's Making & Science team's very first version of the Megamovie, released on the day of the eclipse, August 21, 2017.
Documentaries About the Eclipse Megamovie
Chasing Totality: Making the 2017 Eclipse Megamovie
Google's in-depth look at how the Eclipse Megamovie Project came to be!
Citizen Science & the Great American Eclipse of 2017
This documentary about the Eclipse Megamovie Project was made by the same team that created the four-part documentary series on citizen science called The Crowd & The Cloud, available at http://crowdandcloud.org.
Volunteer Recruiting/Training Videos and Webinars
Eclipse Megamovie: Citizen science for the 2017 total solar eclipse
This video was made by Google to help explain and recruit volunteers for the project.
How to photograph a total solar eclipse for Eclipse Megamovie
Video created by Google to help Megamovie volunteers take the best possible eclipse photos.
Viewing the 2017 solar eclipse? Get this app
Video created by UC Berkeley to publicize the Eclipse Megamovie Mobile app created by Ideum to help anyone with a mobile device capture images of the August 21, 2017 total solar eclipse and submit them to the Megamovie team.
Why you should never miss a total solar eclipse
Video created by UC Berkeley featuring astronomer, eclipse chaser, and Megamovie advisor Alex Filippenko, in which he imparts the 'stunning majesty and awe' of viewing a total solar eclipse in person.
Eclipse Megamovie Photo Team - Webinar 1
The first volunteer training webinar hosted by the Astronomical Society of the Pacific.
Eclipse Megamovie Photo Team - Webinar 2
The second volunteer training webinar hosted by the Astronomical Society of the Pacific.
Eclipse Megamovie Photo Team - Webinar 3
The third volunteer training webinar hosted by the Astronomical Society of the Pacific.
Megamovie Photo Team Webinar: After the Eclipse
The post-eclipse wrap-up webinar for volunteers hosted by the Astronomical Society of the Pacific.
Chasing Totality: A Solar Eclipse VR Experience
A post-eclipse virtual reality 'memento' of the Megamovie team's 2017 total solar eclipse experience in Dubois, WY.
In the Shadow of the Moon | Laura Peticolas | TEDxJacksonHole
A TedTalk given the day after the eclipse in Jackson Hole, WY by UC Berkeley's Laura Peticolas in which she announces the release of the first version of the Eclipse Megamovie.
Contributions from Project Volunteers and Others
Getting set for the Eclipse Megamovie in Madras
Volunteer Matt Henry shows off the camera rig he used for the Eclipse Megamovie Project at Oregon Solarfest in Madras.
Expo 2017: Eclipse Megamovie Project
A team of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science students from Oregon State University demonstrate how they worked with Google on our eclipse simulator, plus share how they planned to contribute to image processing to aid in the assembly of the Megamovie.
Total Solar Eclipse 2017 - Cristiano Secci
Megamovie volunteer Cristiano Secci's amazing total solar eclipse experience!
Total Solar Eclipse Time Lapse - Axel Mellinger
Megamovie volunteer Axel Mellinger's amazing total solar eclipse experience!
Behind the Megamovie Cameras: Jesse Deines & family, Scott's Bluff NE
Video created by The Crowd & The Cloud team featuring Megamovie volunteer Jesse Deines & family.
Behind the Megamovie Cameras: Michael & Dave, Lincoln NE
Video created by The Crowd & The Cloud team featuring Megamovie volunteers Michael Svoboda and Dave Billesbach.
Behind the Megamovie Cameras: Meghana & Sameer, Atlanta GA
Video created by The Crowd & The Cloud team featuring Megamovie volunteers Meghana & Sameer.
Behind the Megamovie Cameras: Michele Longworth, Metropolis IL
Video created by The Crowd & The Cloud team featuring Megamovie volunteer Michele Longworth.
Behind The Cameras Day 1 - On the beach in Charleston SC
Video created by The Crowd & The Cloud team announcing the start of their Eclipse Megamovie adventure!