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#1 Roel

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Posted 25 April 2009 - 05:37 AM

Last night I made these sketches of M82 and NGC 4565. I know these object are a little bit of a cliché, but they looked so beautiful I just HAD to sketch them! I think there are among the most amazing objects that can be seen trough a telescope. You don't become a cliché for nothing!

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#2 Roel

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Posted 25 April 2009 - 05:39 AM

The needle:

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#3 frank5817

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Posted 25 April 2009 - 09:28 AM

Roel,

These are impressive galaxy sketches and they are beautifully framed.

Frank :)

#4 CarlosEH

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Posted 25 April 2009 - 03:05 PM

Roel,

Excellent observations of M82 and NGC 4565 (Needle Galaxy). You have noted much detail and they are framed very nicely as well. Thank you for sharing them with us all.

Carlos

#5 gdjsky01

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Posted 25 April 2009 - 09:26 PM

I am not sure what is cliché about them. But they are beautifully done!

#6 4Texans

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Posted 25 April 2009 - 11:57 PM

Beautiful sketches. Thanks for sharing.

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Posted 26 April 2009 - 08:53 PM

Very good sketches, and these two are always a pleasure to do and then go back to do again. Roland

#8 JayinUT

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Posted 26 April 2009 - 09:35 PM

Outstanding images and captures of them. Thanks for sharing and I look forward to seeing your next sketches.

#9 Tom Machtemes

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Posted 27 April 2009 - 09:39 AM

Roel,

You have some nice sketches, I'll forward for you next ones.

:thanx:

Tom






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