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Venus Transit June 5th, 2012, Vancouver, Washington, USA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

        Left Image:
New home in background.

Equipment; Televue 76mm mounted on a Takahashi Teagul Mount.  Camera is an Imaging Source 1600x1200.


Right Image:
One last look at the Transit using a hand held Digital Camera shooting through the Televue 76mm Telescope and a 40mm Pentax XW Eyepiece. 

The Truck offered often needed shelter from the rain.



 
         
 
Right Image:
Sunset from Vancouver, Washington.


The original plan was to image the Transit from Central Oregon, but conflicting weather reports created the impression that I should return home to Vancouver.  As it turns out, Central Oregon would have been the better site.  Never-the-less, I did manage to acquire several interesting images.
 

   
     
     

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Venus Transit
 June 5th, 2012, Vancouver, Washington, USA
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