Transit of Venus

June 6, 2012

 

 

 

 
 

 
 

Shortly before sunrise

 

 

 

 
 

 
  Sunrise with Venus transiting

 

 

 

 
 

 
 

Cropped enlargement

 

 

 
 

 
 

Transit in progress

 

 

 

 
 

 
 

A wonderful view

 

 

 

 
 

 
 

Transit of Venus above the Aegean sea

 

 

 

 
 

 
 

The location - a remote and spectacular beach

 

 

 

 
 

 
 

Glasses for every occasion

 

 

 
 

 
 

Phases of the transit

 

 

 

 
 

 
 

Mission accomplished!

 

 

 

 
     
 

Elke Schulz