Venus and Saturn alignment July 1st 2007

Venus & Saturn

Nikon D70 w 80-400mm VR lens at 80mm
July 1st 2007
Flesherton, Ontario, Canada

Venus, down and right of centre, is the brightest object in this field. Immediately above and to the right of it is Saturn. They are about 47 arcminutes apart - less than a degree!
Regulus is the bright star above and left of centre. The faint star at top is Eta Leonis.