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Capuanus and the Marsh of Epidemics

Capuanus and the Marsh of Epidemics

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 and 4mm eyepiece 362x Date: 11-20-2007 0:05-1:40 UT Temperature: 14°C (58°F) fog, calm Seeing: Antoniadi III Co longitude: 33° Lunation: 10 days Illumination: 72.2 % Frank McCabe

    this is top notch work - amazing!
    Mike, Thank you, I'm glad you like it. Rich Handy (KraterKid)is the one who was instrumental in getting me to sketch in this media. Frank :)
    Thought it was a photo at first, damm good.
    Scope dog, Thank you, I'm happy you like the sketch. Frank :)

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