Star trails are caused when a camera is mounted on a fixed tripod, and the Earth moves below it during a long exposure.

Sunday, 3 December 2017

Transit of Venus 8 June 2004

The entire Venus transit was visible from Europe, the planet appearing to track across in face of the Sun. The whole process lasted just over 6 hours to complete. The previous Venus transit occurred on December 6, 1882.

Binocular projection onto white card and photographed on Kodak print film.

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