Transit of Venus

by Linda June. 06, 2012 5912 views

A special friend of the camera club I belong to also belongs to an Astronomy Club… and he encouraged us to attend a viewing with special lenses to see venus making its path in front of the sun.

I got a few nice images and I thought I would share with you all first of all what the image looked like and secondly share with you a couple of images i creatively put together to remember the event.

The images were taken in Port Dalhousie in St. Catharines Ontario Canada

This Astrological Event wont happen again for another 150 years

Enjoy :)

Couple Taking in the view of Transit of Venus @ Port Dalhousie - St. Catharines, Ontario

Transit of Venus

Another Couple Taking in the Venus View @ Port Dalhousie - This wont happen again for another 150 years

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Pete 7 years, 2 months ago

wow well done

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Sara G 7 years, 3 months ago

Marvelous! Love the first one in b/ romantic..favored. The last one is stunning work..amazing beauty.

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Marsha 7 years, 4 months ago

Wow....fantastic capture of the Venus over the sun....can't even imagine how you did that! The portraits of the couple are super sweet :))

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Olivia 7 years, 4 months ago

I like the first one ; )

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Helen Hooker 7 years, 4 months ago

Wonderful captures of this rare event. Sadly it was too cloudy to see anything here :-(

7 years, 4 months ago Edited
Paul 7 years, 4 months ago

Fantastic shots well done!!!!

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