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Venus Transit (June 5, 2012) | by Narsuitus
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Venus Transit (June 5, 2012)

7:22 pm Central Standard Time (Daylight Saving Time)

Fort Worth, Texas

United States of America

32° 43' N / 97° 19' W

Olympus E-p1 camera body with Nikon adapter

Nikon 1000mm f/11 mirror lens (on the E-p1 body, the angle-of-view is equivalent to 2000mm on a 35mm film camera)

ISO 100

black & white

3.8 density Baader solar filter in a do-it-yourself filter holder

f/11 aperture

1/500 second shutter speed

2-second time delayed shutter

Image stabilization off

Noise reduction off

Sokkia tripod (wooden)

Wimberley gimbal tripod head


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Taken on June 5, 2012