Venus and Jupiter Converge

Ones mind often perceives stars as infinitesimally small point rather than something that has angular size.

But gazing at these planets, these seem more to be discs than pinholes. Or maybe it’s just atmospheric distortion and flare light.

Check out this amazing photography by Patrick Cullis

Venus, Jupiter and the Flatirons from Patrick Cullis on Vimeo.

Longmont, Colorado, United States