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#1 Tamas Bognar

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Posted 30 October 2013 - 04:24 PM

Hi,

I began to rediscover the sky. Larger telescopes, several attractions. :)

A drawing yesterday. M57:
http://univerzumkepe...m57-2013-10-29/

#2 Andrev

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Posted 30 October 2013 - 04:57 PM

Really beautiful sketch.

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Posted 30 October 2013 - 08:37 PM

Yes, I'm with Andre. It is a wonderful sketch and you captured the central star. Very well done. Those are some nice skies. Put some magnification on that puppy and look for detail in the ring itself. You should note differences in brightness, maybe more than you captured already.

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Posted 31 October 2013 - 10:04 AM

Tamas,

I like your wide view of M-57, beautifully done.

Frank :)

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Posted 31 October 2013 - 11:08 AM

Superb!

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Posted 31 October 2013 - 02:13 PM

Tamas,

Nice sketch of M-57 :).

CS,KLU,

:thanx:,

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#7 Tamas Bognar

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Posted 31 October 2013 - 04:54 PM

Andre, Norme, Frank, Jason, Tom, Thank You !! :bow: :bow:

This drawing is a big step for me. Now, discover the stars again. Larger telescopes = new universe. :))

I think that matters a lot in a small telescope detected a lot. I had to learn to explore the details. To see what's out there in the field of vision.

:)

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Posted 01 November 2013 - 05:50 AM

Tamas,
Just beautiful. Thanks for sharing.


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#9 JakeSaloranta

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Posted 01 November 2013 - 10:32 AM

Lovely sketch! Did you use high magnification to spy out the central star? Seeing it @ 85x with a 10" telescope would be quite the feat.

#10 Tamas Bognar

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Posted 01 November 2013 - 11:24 AM

Thank You Ken !

#11 Tamas Bognar

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Posted 01 November 2013 - 11:29 AM

Thank You ! Central star...his is an interesting thing. I did not see there stars. I've seen it glow, a diffuse spot. It was at the edge of perception. But it was always there. Therefore, I drew forth.
I do not know what it was. I mean, I can not see the stars in the central távcsövemmel. BUT! I sensed something there. But it may just be an illusion.

#12 Jef De Wit

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Posted 04 November 2013 - 01:19 PM

Fine sketch. I always admire people who take the time to sketch all the field stars!

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Posted 07 November 2013 - 05:36 PM

Very nice, I feel like I'm at the eye piece.

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Posted 08 November 2013 - 08:22 AM

really beautiful sketch of a familiar but hard to sketch object i.m.o.

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Posted 10 November 2013 - 01:02 AM

Tamas,

Simply beautiful and captivating! Well done and thanks for sharing your sketch.

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 12:30 PM

Very good drawing, and it seems you have indeed accomplished what I have thus far not been able to with a telescope twice as large. Seeing the central star in M-57 requires steady seeing and high magnification, to spot it with an 8-inch is a real accomplishment. It usually is a tough object to see even with telescopes considerably bigger than my 15-inch.

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Posted 13 November 2013 - 09:30 PM

Excellent on the object and the star field.






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