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Aristoteles and Eudoxus

Aristoteles and Eudoxus

Sketching: For this sketch I used: black Strathmore 400 Artagain paper, white and black Conte’ pastel pencils and a blending stump. Brightness was slightly decreased after scanning. Telescope: 10 inch f/ 5.7 Dobsonian and 6 and 4 mm eyepiece 241 and 362X Date: 6-6-2007 9:05-10:00 UT Temperature: 8° C (47° F) Clear, calm Seeing: Antoniadi II-III Colongitude: 158.7 ° Lunation: 20.6 days Illumination: 72.7 % Frank McCabe

    excellent, detailed sketch! the perception of depth in the craters is awesome!
    Thank you Gary, I really enjoyed making this one. It was a beautiful June evening. Frank :)
    I agree with laotzu, fantastic dimention!
    Jason, Thank for the compliment. Frank :)
    This has alot of appeal,I really like it!
    mdowns, Thank you, I was just beginning to get comfortable sketching on black paper back in 2007. Frank :)
    Very nice, added to my favorites!
    Chassetter, Thank you. I'm happy you like the sketch. Frank :)

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