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Jupiter August 8th, 2012

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#1 Special Ed

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Posted 08 August 2012 - 09:23 PM

Hi Everyone,

I posted the report of my 2nd Jupiter sketch here in the Planetary Observing forum.

Once again, I just used a 2B pencil for this eyepiece pencil sketch. After scanning, I reversed the field and adjusted the gamma a little to emphasize the contrast.

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Posted 09 August 2012 - 10:19 AM

Michael,

Very fine sketch of Jupiter.
Even with less than the best seeing you are capturing a great look at the planet.

Frank :)

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Posted 10 August 2012 - 04:42 PM

Michael,

Nice sketch of Jupiter :).

CS,KLU,

:).

Tom

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Posted 11 August 2012 - 07:32 AM

Frank, Tom, thank you. :) The seeing and transparency both improved a lot near the end of this observation--the tradeoff was a loss of contrast as the morning twilight sky brightened.






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