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Transit of Venus
On the 8th June, 2004, there was a transit of Venus across the Sun. I set up binoculars propped up to be almost on the top of the back of a large reclining red chair, pointing at the Sun, a half of the binoculars being in the shade. On the seat of the chair I arranged a piece of grey paper propped at an angle on which the image of the Sun appeared.
I used a camera pointing at the grey paper to photograph the image.
Fortunately, I used the camera to photograph the binoculars, and the tripod on which had been used the camera.
Below are these two photographs.
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