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08-06-2012, 12:05 AM
I had to make a late six hour train trip from Stuttgart to Leipzig to find some (possibly) clear sky and hired a *big* lens on the way. Walking the streets of Leipzig at 4am with 25kg of gear on my back was an experience :-).
Images and full story here: http://philhart.com/content/transit-venus-sunrise-leipzig
Great to see all the other shots here too.. loving the high res views.
08-06-2012, 05:29 AM
Wow, that second shot with the radio tower is amazing.
What a story too.
08-06-2012, 08:00 AM
WoW! :thanx: Phil my olde! home town...
08-06-2012, 08:52 AM
NIce work Phil, Certainly a contender for wide field shots.
08-06-2012, 09:35 AM
That's a fascinating story and some great shots, great work indeed! Thanks for the view.
08-06-2012, 09:50 AM
Hope your keeping all of these stories for a book! thats a great adventure backed up with a couple of lovely shots, they have a very different look than most posted. the horizon certainly adds a sense of scale and drama!
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