Saturday, 25 June 2016

A Spotless Sun

The first chance to see the Sun for a fortnight!  Clear blue skies and steady seeing early(ish) this morning.  A stack from 128 frames taken.  A spotless Sun.

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Sunday, 19 June 2016

Another fishing expedition

Dead calm today after several days of cloud and thunderstorms:

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First fish was this decent 9 pounder (followed by quite a few others of various smaller sizes) – That’s the toe of by boot at the bottom for size::

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This guy buzzed over around lunchtime:

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And this little chap kept swimming around (with his four other siblings)

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Saturday, 18 June 2016

A bit of progress on the model ship:

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The frames have been assembled and balsa wood blocks shaped and fitted between them – this should give a good solid base on which to start applying the miniature planking.  All a bit rough at this stage but a smooth hull form is beginning to emerge.  The hull is about 20” long and 5” wide.

Thursday, 9 June 2016

The Sun 9 June 2016

A new AR has appeared over the last couple of days - so spotless no more!

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Sunday, 5 June 2016

Another days fishing:

One decent (6lb) fish caught:

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Greylag goose – there are quite a few of these at the fishery – with goslings too:

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One of a pair of resident softies!

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Family of Canada geese:

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Another spotless day:

 

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Saturday, 4 June 2016

A “Spotless” Sun

My first Sun image for a fortnight and I've been home for most of that!!  I think this is my first totally "blank" disc since I started in 2009.

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