Sunrise with Transit of Venus

June 8, 2004, the planet is over on the right. Filtered by haze.

from West Orange, NJ

500mm lens.

  • Susanne Hupfer 7y

    Wow, that's incredible! I never would have imagined that one could see the transit of Venus like that with a camera lens (and not telescopes).
  • John Cudworth PRO 7y

    When it first came up you could actually see it with the naked eye.
    as a little black dot. 1/60th of a degree wide. 1/30th the apparent size of the sun.
  • Loredana Iurianello 6y

  • CASSIAN0001 6y

    stunning shot!
  • Zelda V W PRO 5y

    Wow, this is amazing
  • di la vega 3y

    very goooooooooooooooooooooooooooooood
  • TrueMan2001 3y

    that fog are chemtrail clouds?
  • eyeoneastsky 3y

    The date on this screen says June 08. I thought today was June 5. Have I missed something?
  • frute 3y

    eyeoneastsky: Yes, you're missing the transit that occurred 8 years ago on June 8 2004! :P
  • rinzin lhamo 3y

    that is grt...
  • CajunMan2012 3y

    eyeoneastsky eyeoneastsky eyeoneastsky---it says June 8, 2004, not 2012. That transit occurred 8 years ago. :-)
  • josekunhardt 3y

    I want this on canvas. NOW!!! Amazing
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