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#1 rolandlinda3

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Posted 21 May 2009 - 02:58 PM

Nothing like a little reminder about how the heavens are so beautiful to encourage a quick setup and sketch period.

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#2 frank5817

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Posted 22 May 2009 - 09:07 AM

Roland,

These are beautiful sketches. Springtime is indeed galaxy time,

Frank :)

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Posted 22 May 2009 - 09:37 AM

Roland,

Excellent observations of a trio of galaxies. You have captured their appearance very nicely using the 4-inch refractor. Thank you for sharing them with us all.

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Posted 22 May 2009 - 01:55 PM

thanks guys. glad i did it. desert winds picked up to more than 25 kn yesterday and today....no observing is really feasible when that happens unless we go to another location. rb

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Posted 23 May 2009 - 03:12 AM

Roland,
Beautiful sketches and nice presentation.






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