The Saturday solar eclipse can be captured on a cellphone, but not in full splendour.

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Protect your equipment and eyesight by using the correct solar filter in front of a camera, including a cell phone.

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Can I selfie during the solar eclipse?

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Using a solar filter on the front camera lens will capture the sun during the eclipse, but not the ideal selfie.

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How to observe solar eclipse without glasses?

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One way to see the blazing eclipse is to make a cardboard and aluminum foil projector box.

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How to build an eclipse projector yourself

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Get a box made of wood, some white paper, tape, scissors, and aluminum foil.

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Make a small hole in the aluminum foil. Cover one side of the box with tape.

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Attach the white paper to the box's other side. Light from the pinhole will cast a crescent sun on the box's white paper.

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