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January 2020 Monthly Sketching Contest Poll

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Poll: January 2020 Monthly Sketching Contest Poll (13 member(s) have cast votes)

Who has submitted the best sketch this month?

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#1 frank5817

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Posted 01 February 2020 - 12:09 AM

1. Sketch by: Achim  (Acr astro)
Telescope: Celestron  NexStar 127 SLT
Eyepiece: Explore Scientific 14mm/82° (due to the poor seeing, I couldn't go for the 6.7mm/82°)
Date & Time: January 6th, 2020 / 1845-1945 CET
Location: Backyard, Dusseldorf Region, Germany
Technique: Koh-i-Noor chalk, extra charcoal and whitecoal pens and pieces on Seawhite of Brighton black sketching paper
Size: appr. 20x30 cm

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2. Sketch by: Franc LILL
Date: December 2nd, 2019
Object: Messier 1, Crab Nebula
Location: Gnocq, 60km south of Bordeaux, France
Equipment: EAA observation with SiOnyx Aurora nightvision camera, behind a 25mm Celestron eyepiece, afocal mount on a 16" Dobsonian
Magnification: approx. x 110
Sketching Medium: Black Canson paper, dry pastel chalk, and wax pastel pens, ear tips
Object Type: Bright Nebula, supernova remanent
Conditions: Medium seeing and transparency conditions

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3. Sketch by Dan (WolfFang)

Date: 1/22/20

Object Type: Galaxies M81,M82
Time: 8:00pm
Instrument: AD10
Aperture: 254mm
Focal Length: 1250mm
Eyepiece: 30mm
Seeing: Antoniadi III
Conditions: Cold, hazy

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#2 frank5817

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Posted 01 February 2020 - 12:11 AM

The voting for this contest will end February 15, 2020 a few minutes before midnight

 

Good luck to all of you.


 


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