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June 2018 Sketching Contest

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Poll: June 2018 Sketching Contest (12 member(s) have cast votes)

Which sketching entry do you think is the best for June 2018?

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#1 Susan H

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Posted 01 July 2018 - 04:06 AM

Here are the submissions for June's sketching contest. Good luck and clear skies. 

 

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Entry by: pygmycory

Date of Sketch: June 3, 2018 10:00 to 10:15 PM

Object(s) Jupiter and Moons

Location: Victoria BC, Canada

Equipment: Meade Infinity 80 mm, 9 mm + 2x Barlow

Sketching medium: Black charcoal/pastel paper with pastel crayons

Object type: Planetary

 

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Time: ~2.5 hours, 12:30am to 3am (05:30-08:00 UTC)
Date: June 16th, 2018

Object: NGC 6633
Location: Jasper, AR
Light pollution: Bortle 3 to 4
Seeing: Alright
Transparency: Very Good
Instrument: Oberwerk 15x70 Ultra binoculars, mounted on a parallelogram mount
Sketch materials: Regular pencil on sketchbook paper, scanned and inverted in Photoshop.


 

#2 DHEB

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Posted 01 July 2018 - 04:30 AM

What's in the field for #2?
 

#3 Susan H

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Posted 01 July 2018 - 12:23 PM

I’m sorry, it’s NGC 6633


 

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Posted 01 July 2018 - 01:30 PM

Both are beautiful. It's difficult to make up one's mind.smile.gif


 


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