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#1 Erix

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Posted 26 August 2012 - 05:43 PM

Had a bit of fun with this one using an AT6RC and a Baader Hyperion Mark III zoom. Pretty pleased with the RC (that is meant to be an imaging scope for my husband but I've been taking it for a stroll lately). link to full report


@57x magnification

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@ 171x magnification:

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And here's the higher magnification sketch flipped vertically to show the number 37. :grin:

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Sketches created with AL templates, #2 graphite pencil, super-fine Faber-Castell Pitt artist pen ā€œSā€, 0.5mm mechanical pencil.

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Posted 27 August 2012 - 12:01 PM

Erix,

Very good sketch of NGC 2169 :).

CS,KLU.

:thanx:,

Tom

#3 Michael11

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Posted 27 August 2012 - 01:58 PM

Very nice rendering :)

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 09:08 PM

Thanks for sharing and showing your technique!

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 10:26 PM

Erika,

A pleasing cluster and very well captured.

Frank :)

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Posted 02 September 2012 - 02:55 AM

Fine sketches! Always fun to see patterns in the sky.

#7 Erix

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Posted 04 September 2012 - 02:56 PM

thanks :)






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