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040409 - Proms dancin on the limb!

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#1 darkstar528

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Posted 04 April 2009 - 08:40 AM

The clarity today was amazing, I managed to view at 100x the entire session...Because of that, my scale it even more out of whack than normal...

Crayola Cerulean pencil for plage
Crayola Aqua Green pencil for proms
White Conti pastel for filaments
white 20# paper with Aqua Green disk
I scan into photoshop and invert.

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#2 frank5817

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Posted 04 April 2009 - 10:00 AM

Stephen,

Those proms are hugh and well drawn. :cool:

Frank :)

#3 CarlosEH

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Posted 05 April 2009 - 04:29 AM

Stephen,

An outstanding observation of very large and impressive prominences along the solar limb. It must have been exciting to watch this stellar show. Thank you for sharing it with us all.

Carlos

#4 Tommy5

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Posted 05 April 2009 - 11:43 AM

great solar sketch, have you seen a lot of sunspots this year?

#5 darkstar528

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Posted 06 April 2009 - 02:56 PM

Sadly, there just hasn't been many this year, slowest since 1913...But I've seen all there has been to see! :-)






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