KeithBC wrote:I was going to use the eclipse to practice my solar photography technique in anticipation of the Venus transit. However,the weather had other plans.
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Too bad you did not use the slooh website. Their speciality is using remote telescopes all over the planet so that weather is rarely a problem. The Venus transit will be broadcast for free, no need to pay to join, so one can use their images.
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