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Eliot Herman
Tucson, Arizona

Equipment Details:

Questar telescope with a full aperture glass filter and a Nikon D850 camera at iso 640.

Post-processing Details:

This is a single image processed with Photoshop.

Image Details:

Transit of Mercury

In Tucson seeing was mostly fair to poor. At sunrise there were thick clouds that disappeared for a nice window after mid-transit when this photo was captured and then more haze and light clouds for toward the end of the transit. This photo was at about best seeing conditions.