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NGC 4565 Part 1 of a Series

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#1 rolandlinda3

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Posted 22 April 2010 - 09:43 AM

On our site (address under signature) we have started a series called "The Heavens and the Prophets". The first part is posted and begins with a sketch/observation of NGC 4565. It is my second time sketching this beauty, and it was just as much fun and exciting as the first time I did it. If interested, go to News to see it hot linked or to the Inspiration Sketches and Stories page to see it summarized and hot linked.

#2 frank5817

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Posted 22 April 2010 - 09:53 AM

Roland,

This is excellent as it always is.

Frank :)

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Posted 23 April 2010 - 03:02 AM

Roland,

A beautiful and spectacular observation of NGC 4565. This has to be one of the finest edge-on galaxies to observe. A testament to the beauty of the universe. My best to you and Linda.

Carlos

#4 rolandlinda3

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Posted 23 April 2010 - 09:31 PM

Thank you Frank and Carlos. It is one of those objects that is hard not to go back to. I will post the next two objects together in a couple days.


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