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Getting ready for the solar eclipse

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Joe Miranda prepares to snap a photo of the halo-ringed sun at the French Prairie Gardens and Family Farm in St. Paul, Ore., on Sunday.

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Sofija Miranda, 11, peeks at the sun with protective eye gear at the French Prairie Gardens and Family Farm in St. Paul, Ore.

 (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
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Jeff Thornton holds his daughter, Sammie, 4, so she can view the sun during their camping trip to French Prairie Gardens and Family Farm in St. Paul, Ore.

 (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
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Joe Miranda tries out his solar-viewing glasses to catch a glimpse of a halo around the sun as his family camps at the French Prairie Gardens and Family Farm in St. Paul, Ore.

 (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
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Richard Robohm and Lynn Edwards of Portland set up a sun shade at Peoria Gardens in Albany, Ore., for the total solar eclipse Monday.

 (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
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