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2004

Solar Viewing #2

Solar Viewing #2

Two young fellows take a look through a 6" Orion dobsonian Colin Haig brought with solar filter made from Baader planetarium filter material and garden planter bottom.  Photo by Colin Haig.

Solar Viewing #1

Solar Viewing #1

Grant is wearing the red shirt, and brought a Televue refractor.  Photo by Colin Haig.

Marsh Bldg 2004 #5

Marsh Bldg 2004 #5

RASC Hamilton Centre
Photos of the Marsh Building interior at the Leslie V. Powis Hamilton Centre Observatory.
Photos by Colin Haig 2004-04-04.

Stairs going up are to the left of the Messier poster. View out to the picnic table in front of the Chilton roll off observatory.
 

Marsh Bldg 2004 #4

Marsh Bldg 2004 #4

RASC Hamilton Centre
Photos of the Marsh Building interior at the Leslie V. Powis Hamilton Centre Observatory.
Photos by Colin Haig 2004-04-04.

Photos, books, donated computer, display all near the closet.

Marsh Bldg 2004 #3

Marsh Bldg 2004 #3

RASC Hamilton Centre
Photos of the Marsh Building interior at the Leslie V. Powis Hamilton Centre Observatory.
Photos by Colin Haig 2004-04-04.

A few artifacts are seen on the shelves near the entrance.

Marsh Bldg 2004 #2

Marsh Bldg 2004 #2

RASC Hamilton Centre
Photos of the Marsh Building interior at the Leslie V. Powis Hamilton Centre Observatory.
Photos by Colin Haig 2004-04-04.

The library shelves have only some more commonly used books.

Marsh Bldg 2004 #1

Marsh Bldg 2004 #1

RASC Hamilton Centre
Photos of the Marsh Building interior at the Leslie V. Powis Hamilton Centre Observatory.
Photos by Colin Haig 2004-04-04.

Projector installed by Les Nagy, components from Roger Hill, Colin Haig.

Hamilton Board 2004

Hamilton Board 2004

RASC Hamilton Centre
Photo of several members and board of directors 2004-10-20

L to R: Colin Haig, Les Nagy, M. Spicer, Ev Rilett, Mark Kaye, John Williamson, Victor Grimble, Roger Hill meeting at the observatory.

In transit readiness!

In transit readiness!

A battery of SCTs in readiness for observing the 2004 transit of Venus on the observing deck of the College of Charleston Observatory, Charleston SC. Image courtesy of Dave Gallant (©Dave Gallant)

Digiscoping the transit

Digiscoping the transit

Image by Dave Gallant, by the simplest of methods - holding a simple point-and-shoot 3.1 megapixel to a telescope eyepiece. It works! Image courtesy of Dave Gallant (©Dave Gallant)

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