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M79 Globular Cluster in Lepus

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#1 hokkaido53

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Posted 09 February 2018 - 05:51 PM

Drawn with 2B and 4H pencils and processed with GIMP 2.8 software.

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#2 Ed D

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Posted 09 February 2018 - 08:01 PM

Very nice sketch, rich in fine detail.  Thanks for posting it.

 

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Posted 09 February 2018 - 11:44 PM

Roy, 

 

I enjoy your capture of M79 in this sketch.  It captures to me the feeling of viewing a globular. Well done. 



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Posted 11 February 2018 - 10:57 PM

Roy,

 

M79 is a welcome sight in this part of our winter sky, fine sketching.

 

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Posted 12 February 2018 - 12:07 PM

Roy,

 

Good sketch of M-79 Globular Cluster (In Lepus) smile.gif .

 

CS,KLU,

 

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#6 lakewoodpaper

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Posted 14 February 2018 - 10:25 PM

​Awesome image! I was just looking for this the other night, now I have a better idea of what to look for, thank you!




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