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Craters on the Sea of Island

Craters on the Sea of Island

Sketching For this sketch I used: black Strathmore 400 Artagain paper, 9”x12”, white and black Conte’ pastel pencils and a blending stump. Brightness was slightly decreased after scanning. Telescope: 10 inch f/ 5.7 Dobsonian 6mm eyepiece 241x Date: 10-21-2007 0:05-1:40 UT Temperature: 16°C (62°F) Clear, very windy (30 mph) Transparency good Seeing: Antoniadi IV Co longitude: 27.3° Lunation: 9.8 days Illumination: 66.9 % Frank McCabe

    Nov 24 2008 02:22 PM
    Awesome work. :)
    Mike, Thank you much. I am happy you like the sketch. Frank
    Frank, you are a master. Hands down.
    Norme, Thank you for your nice words on my Reinhold and Lansberg sketch. Frank :)

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