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February 2020 Sketching Contest Poll

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Poll: February 2020 Sketching Contest Poll (15 member(s) have cast votes)

Which One of these 3 Sketches do You choose as Best?

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#1 frank5817

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Posted 01 March 2020 - 12:04 AM

1. Michael Downs
Englewood, Florida
Date: Early January 2020 in the AM
Telescope: CPC11.5” at
NGC 5139 Omega Centari
Bortle Sky Scale 4.9
70lb. white paper, 2B and HB pencils, kneaded eraser, blending stump
Sketch inverted

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2. pdxastronomy
Nashik, India NE of Mumbai
Date: unknown
Telescope: 18” Teeters Classic with 11mm Delite
Sirius A and B
Sky Conditions : smoggy with poor Transparency, seeing average
92lb. black Canson paper, white 5mm pencil

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3. David, (Chiron0224)
Date February 18, 2020
Telescope: 10” f/5 Newtonian, 20mm eyepiece (60x), UHC filter
Eta Carinae Nebula
Graphite pencils, blending stumps on white paper; minor post processing including inverting color,
Adding bluish hue and red coloration to Eta
Sky Conditions: Seeing 9/10, Transparency 7/10

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#2 frank5817

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Posted 01 March 2020 - 12:19 AM

This Poll closes just before midnight March 15, 2020 Eastern Daylight Savings Time


 


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