Crater Atlas, May 3rd 2014
Posted 04 May 2014 - 08:08 AM
yesterday evening I had the opportunity to sketch crater Atlas with Atlas E in its North and the rim of crater Hercules appearing in the lunar sunrise.
Telescope: Celestron Nexstar 127/1500 SLT
Eyepiece: Skywatcher Planetary 5mm
Place: Germany, Dusseldorf Region
Date & Time: May 3rd, 2014, 2140-2220 CEST
Technique: White pastels, charcoal on black sketching paper
Posted 04 May 2014 - 09:36 AM
This is very nice and great 3-D with the shadows and bright reflecting highlights.
Posted 05 May 2014 - 01:27 AM
An excellent observation of the lunar crater Atlas. Nice central peaks and surrounding detail recorded. Thank you for sharing it with us all.
Posted 05 May 2014 - 02:13 AM
thanks for the feedback - nice that you liked it!
Posted 06 May 2014 - 11:25 AM
Very good sketch of Crater Atlas on May 3rd .
Posted 07 May 2014 - 06:16 PM