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#1 MJB

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Posted 30 September 2020 - 10:52 AM

Seeing not great, but transparent at least. I saw some pointlike small albedo variations that I could not capture in the sketch. I also thought the south polar cap appeared to be elongated and almost split, at least some hint of asymmetry to it. Weather should be stable for the next week, so I'll keep at it. I'm inspired by some of the great sketches posted here recently.

 

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Posted 30 September 2020 - 11:35 AM

Mike,

 

Nice sketch of Mars (On 30 September) smile.gif .

 

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Posted 30 September 2020 - 01:49 PM

Mike,

 

This is a fine looking Mars sketch.

I like your color selection.

 

Frank :)


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Posted 30 September 2020 - 02:07 PM

Indeed, the colour and proportion of this sketch is excellent, nice work...


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#5 MJB

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Posted 30 September 2020 - 05:02 PM

Thanks all - I appreciate the comments and likes - thanks for looking. Apparently the world can withstand a few more Mars sketches ...



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Posted 30 September 2020 - 06:58 PM

Very capable sketching, Mike, with great color choices and the Solis region well spotted! waytogo.gif

 

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#7 MJB

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Posted 30 September 2020 - 08:38 PM

Very capable sketching, Mike, with great color choices and the Solis region well spotted! waytogo.gif

 

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Thanks for that - isn't it cool what sort of software tools are available to us now? It's fun to go back and correlate what one observed with these.




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