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#1 astronz59

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 01:54 PM

I made these two sketches in great haste, trying to capture a couple of interesting observations. The seeing on both occasions was excellent - balmy conditions, sitting there in my shorts and tee shirt, mosquitos nibbling my ankles....Ah, bliss! Sorry to my northern hemisphere friends freezing their numyaks off!

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#2 niteskystargazer

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 02:52 PM

Ian,

Nice sketch of Jupiter :).

CS,KLU,

:thanx:,

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#3 Andrev

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 02:52 PM

No problem, you kep your mosquitos.... Since yesterday we are in a snow storm....

Beutiful sketch my friend.

Andre

#4 frank5817

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 07:56 PM

Ian,

A great deal to see in this sketch. It does look like you had great seeing from your fine, fine sketch, congratulations. Love the festoons and the GRS.

Frank :)

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Posted 21 February 2013 - 04:39 AM

Ian, you've struck a really nice lot of conditions to rip this amount of detail. Fantastic sketch.

Mozzies nibbling your ankles? Whimp. Mate, here they are so big you can hear them change gears as the start their dive bomb!

#6 azure1961p

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Posted 22 February 2013 - 12:36 PM

No problem, you kep your mosquitos.... Since yesterday we are in a snow storm....

Beutiful sketch my friend.

Andre


I heard the southern island has these mosquitos with tusks!! Id love to go there though - sailing [a passion of mine] is BIG over there.

Nice sketch!!

Pete






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