Hamid Djodeiri Khodashenas is an active
Iranian eclipse chaser who has chased and
observed four totalities around the world so far. The first was
1999 in Gahar, Lorestan province of Iran. The second was 2001 eclipse in
Zimbabwe and the Last was 2003 eclipse observed in Antarcticam, and the recent
last was 2005 totality in the Pacific Ocean.
He was among the first human beings who have observed total solar eclipse in
the white continent and also among the few people who observed 2005 totality
only seen within the ocean.
For more information on Galapagos trip
details and its reports
He has recently traveled to the USA to
take part in ALCON 2005. ALCON is the annual convention
of american astronomers specially of amateurs named
Astronomoical League which has more than 18000 members
from all over the USA. ALCON 2005 was held in Kansas
City, Missouri and more than 300 hundred amatuer and
professional astronomers from different american astronomical
societies, astronomical vendors and universities got
together and shared their experiences of astronomy.
To see complete report of his trip to the
USA, click here