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Re: M8 and M20 sketches using SV102ED and astrovideo camera

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  • rolandlinda3
    Thanks for all the comments. Yes, they are sketches...done with pastels and a sketch pad...sitting in front of the high resolution monitor that displays the
    Message 1 of 7 , Jul 31, 2008
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      Thanks for all the comments. Yes, they are sketches...done with
      pastels and a sketch pad...sitting in front of the high resolution
      monitor that displays the output to the SV102ED/MallinCAM Hyper Color
      combo.

      Roland

      --- In Stellarvue@yahoogroups.com, Beaker <mbeacom@...> wrote:
      >
      > First reaction: "That's a sketch? Looks more like photograph!"
      > Good Job!
      >
      > Mike
      >
      >
      > On Jul 28, 2008, at 10:13 PM, rolandlinda3 wrote:
      >
      > > A little note I forgot:
      > >
      > > Sketching gives an impression. As I explained on Cloudy Nights
      where
      > > the post originally resides, the star field is so elaborate
      around M8
      > > that I only recorded the basic cluster, key stars, and the like
      > > because
      > > I would be in front of the screen all night trying sketch the star
      > > field. So, with the major stars on the sketch sheet, then I go to
      the
      > > dark lanes, then I go to the brighter sections.
      > >
      > > When you hit the next button you can go to the sister of M8 (M20)
      and
      > > see the difference. For M20 I just concentrated on the object
      since
      > > the internal star field is more manageable, but I ignored the
      > > surrounding rich star field.
      > >
      > > In any case, a great combo of instruments for sketching.
      > >
      > > Roland
      > >
      > >
      > >
      >
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