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Rihard

Venus Transit From Southern Ireland

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Hi all,

the weather wasn't promising but I thought I would stay under the rain and take the chance.

At sunrise, I started shooting without any filter (humidity and clouds were enough as filters) and I'm so happy I was able to capture Venus passing in front of the sun :D :D :Envy:

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Awesome!! You were very lucky to see this - clouded out where I was.

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Excellent - delighted to see that some of you did get to see and capture this.

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Thanks for the comments and yes... I really feel I've been very lucky :grin:

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Nice pics :) Cloudy here like a lot of the UK. There were gaps in the cloud but they didn't coincide with sunrise in the right direction. Great that some people got to see and capture it :)

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Thanks Gina, I was feeling hopeless as well because of the clouds, the only gap was actually there around east, but when the sun popped up I tried to shot and I've seen that tiny black spot , then I felt really lucky :D I was only able to take another 4 or 5 quick shots when the sun disappeared behind the clouds again....

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Congratulations on getting a gap and getting such great pics!

Nothing but grey cloud for me :(

Alexandra

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Thanks all for the comments :)

It appears that the a lot of people in Great Britain haven't enjoyed this event because of the clouds. :embarrassed:

You should get all together and make a class action against the weather man :p

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