Venus transit | Dennis Johnson

Dennis Johnson
Location of photo
Creve Coeur
Date/Time of photo
5:30 pm, June 5, 2012
Astronomy on the Cheep Sony Cyber Shot camera Paper/cardboard solar glasses taped over lens
When my observatory bubby, Gary Cooper called and told me he found an old pair of paper solar glasses that came out of an old astro book I was thrilled. Grabbed my Sony camera and headed out the door. Wasn't sure if my plan would work of not but you can see the result. Taped half of the glasses over the camera lens and zoomed in to around 90x. Watched it for hours on the 3' LCD screen. Was awesome.