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#1 cuwohler

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Posted 07 March 2009 - 03:15 PM

Hi all,

here is todays Gassendi. Sketching was a little difficult because of the plenty details in Gassendi and the seeing was not good due to the haze.

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I observed with an ED 120/900 at 225x.

#2 mike bacanin

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Posted 07 March 2009 - 05:42 PM

Cai,

A nice sketch of an interesting crater,thanks for posting it!

Mike

#3 CarlosEH

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Posted 07 March 2009 - 06:39 PM

Cai,

An excellent observation of Gassendi. This is one of my favorite craters to observe. Thank you for sharing it with us all.

Carlos

#4 JayinUT

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Posted 07 March 2009 - 07:49 PM

An excellent sketch. I really like the contrasts in your sketch.

#5 frank5817

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Posted 07 March 2009 - 07:53 PM

Cai,

You have beautifully captured the appearance of this great floor fractured crater. Do revisit this one again under different lighting; this crater always gives a pleasing view for sketching. :bow: :rainbow: :cool:

Frank :)

#6 rolandlinda3

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Posted 07 March 2009 - 08:08 PM

Cai, very good sketch. I enjoyed your detail and the overall scene. Very good. Roland

#7 cuwohler

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Posted 08 March 2009 - 12:52 AM

Hi all,

thank you very much!
Yes, I will sketch him at a different light. Should be an interesting comparison.

#8 Uwe Pilz

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Posted 08 March 2009 - 02:42 AM

Nice to see your sketch here ;-)

#9 cuwohler

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Posted 08 March 2009 - 07:48 AM

Hi Uwe,

thank you!

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Posted 08 March 2009 - 11:21 AM

Nice sketch. I like the wall separation and shadows you have presented.

#11 cuwohler

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Posted 08 March 2009 - 12:58 PM

Hi Jim,

thank you!

#12 rodelaet

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Posted 09 March 2009 - 04:26 PM

Cai-Uso,

A very fine sketch!

#13 markseibold

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Posted 09 March 2009 - 09:51 PM

Cai

Very nice sketch. Sehr gut geschmect!
I like the stark shadows and light that you rendered.

Thanks for sharing this with us.


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#14 Erix

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Posted 09 March 2009 - 10:04 PM

Hi all,

here is todays Gassendi. Sketching was a little difficult because of the plenty details in Gassendi and the seeing was not good due to the haze.


Not only are you an excellent imager, but you're an excellent sketcher as well! :D Great job done on a difficult target.

#15 cuwohler

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Posted 10 March 2009 - 12:12 AM

Hi all,

thank you!






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