Clear skies / "Bright skies aren't empty skies" (James Mallaney)
My best solar system sketches / My deep sky sketches
24mm TV Panoptic || Pentax 20x60 PCF WP II Binoculars || Orion Giant View 15x70 Binoculars || Orion 3.68" Binocular Solar Filters
My Astronomy Videos A Speck of Dust 1 A Speck of Dust 2
André Vaillancourt Visual observer only since 1974 Skyshed POD / C14 HD 355/3910mm / CGE pro Lunt LS152 152/900mm solar / CGEM DX Celestron C80 80/600mm LS50Ha solar filter Ile Perrot, Québec, Canada / 53 years old / red zone SQM 19
Quote:...It is interesting to note that while Mercury is next to the Sun (and relatively close to us), Mars is in its orbit all the way on the other side of the solar system past the orbits of Mercury, Venus, and our own Earth....
Most used stuff:
AT72ED, 10" custom Newt, Baader Maxbright BV,
Canon 1D & 70-200 1:4L, Pentax 8x40 PCF WP2
Quote:I'm curious, is that Diphda (3419) in the upper left of frame?
Quote:I posted your sketch on astro-quebec. Good comments there too.Andre.
A man is a small thing, and the night is very large and full of wonders.