Venus Transit on the shores of the Black Sea | Maximilian Teodorescu

Maximilian Teodorescu
Location of photo
Vama Veche, Romania
Date/Time of photo
June 6, 2012
ED 80mm Refractor and Canon 550D camera.
A superb summer day with a superb sunrise. But this time the Sun was not alone: a small dark patch appeared on it's disk just as the day star was trying to get lose from some clouds. It was the planet Venus, in a position in which it will return in a century or so.
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