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Old 24th November 2010
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Sun Position Compass

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Sun Position Compass from 7 day shop 14.95 delivered.

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Re: Sun Position Compass

But I know where it is................it's up there, hidden by cloud most of the time! Except at night, of course, when it's roasting Ross the Fiddler.

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Re: Sun Position Compass

I have a sun compass on my wrist all the time - it's called a watch. Just point the hour hand at the sun (if you can find it) then halve the angle between the hour hand and 12 to get due south

That works for GMT you will need to use the 1 mark instead of the 12 in summertime.
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Re: Sun Position Compass

This software will also tell you the sun's position at any location and time:

http://photoephemeris.com

It is free for desktop use (PC, Mac, Linux) or $8.99 for iPhone.
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Re: Sun Position Compass

There is one for the iphone called "Sun Scout" not sure if it is free or costs
59p.
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Re: Sun Position Compass

I think a sun compass sounds like a good idea for trip planning purposes and sought one out. It's probably not as automatic as the phone app.

http://www.photographers-resource.co...ompass_53N.pdf

Print, laminate, pocket.

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Re: Sun Position Compass

Now that is useful I can re-print everytime I loose one.
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This software will also tell you the sun's position at any location and time:

http://photoephemeris.com

It is free for desktop use (PC, Mac, Linux) or $8.99 for iPhone.
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