2004

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.

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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.

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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.

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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)

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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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Drama of Venus seen transiting through the clouds in 2004

Dave Gallant took this dramatic image while observing the 2004 transit of Venus at the College of Charleston Observatory, in historic Charleston SC. Image courtesy of Dave Gallant (©Dave Gallant)

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A Cytherean thread?

Does this image by Dave McCarter hint at one of the black drop forms, namely a thread connecting Venus to the solar limb? See if you can discern it at lower left. Image courtesy of Dave McCarter (©Dave McCarter)

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Dave McCarter's 2004 image of Venus near the Solar limb

Dave McCarter took this image through an ETX90 with an objective filter. It's a fine image, and even more impressive when one realizes his OTA was buffeted by high winds at the time! Image courtesy of Dave McCarter (©Dave McCarter)

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Mike Mah's image of the 2004 transit in Egypt

In 2004 the RASC Calgary Centre organized a transit expedition, during which Mike Mah was able to take both this image of Venus transiting, and that of the sculpture of Hatshepsut to create a very effective composite picture. Image courtesy of Mike Mah. Image courtesy Mike Mah and the RASC Calgary Centre (©Mike Mah)

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Dave Gallant's image of the 2004 transit from South Carolina

Image courtesy of Dave Gallant (©Dave Gallant).

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