Quote:Indeed, less-bright objects appear smaller than they are.
Milton Wilcox R.I.P
Quote:Here's a different slant. Look at the Big Dipper's pointer stars. As honestly as you can, estimate how many full Moons, arrayed edge to edge, could fit between these two stars? in spite of knowing how many, I always have to convince myself of the number.
First and foremost observing love: naked eye.
Last but not least, telescopes.
And I sometimes dabble with cameras.