The winner of the May 2018 sketching contest is....drum roll please! A tie. No tie breakers here, they are both winners this month. Congratulations, nice work. Clear skies.
Entry by: Stanislas-Jean Maksymowicz
Date of Sketch: May 8th 2018 on 8H25UTC
Object : Venus atmosphere,in deep red, yellow, yellow-green color channels.
Location: Ecquevilly- France
Equipment: Maksutow-Cassegrain 130mm F15 by Bosma Ltd
Sketching Medium:.White mat 80grs paper and 2H/ HB pencils.
Object Type: Planetary.
Conditions: Daylight transparent sky, 15°C on morning, good images 7/10 at the best, 24° planet elevation.
Entry by: acr73
Date of Sketch: May 26th, 2018
Object (give designation, name etc.): lunar crater Mersenius
Location: Dusseldorf region, Germany
Equipment: Celestron Nexstar 127 SLT, ES 6.7mm/82°
Sketching Medium:.chalk and charcoal pens on black sketching paper, size
Object Type (DSO, Solar, Lunar, Planetary, etc):
Conditions: 25°C, thin cirrus