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    Default M 10



    Hi everyone, it's been a while.
    After reading Alan's fine report on Ophiuchus I set up last night and went on a a sky safari through the Constellation.
    Ophiuchus is sitting just North of top dead center for us southerners at this time of the year.It was a clear, crisp, still winters night and a
    couple of globs were shining brightly.
    Switching back and forth between M 10 & M 12 I settled on M 10 as the sketch target for the night. I sketched M 10 back in 2016 viewed
    through a 4.5 inch dob. It was nice to revisit with the 10 inch and have another crack.
    Put a couple of hours in trying to do it justice.


    Cheers,
    Wayne.
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    Default Re: M 10

    Nice! That's a great sketch, Wayne!

    Good to see you getting some eyepiece time!
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    Amazing sketch and a testament to your patience!
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    Beautiful sketch Wayne! What materials did you use?
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    Fantastic Wayne, globs are not easy and you have captured the essence of this one well.
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    Quote Originally Posted by kingclinton View Post
    Fantastic Wayne, globs are not easy and you have captured the essence of this one well.
    Many thanks Clinton, been a while between drinks. It was nice to get a decent session in.

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    A great sketch Wayne, very nice
    Thanks Gabby!

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    Quote Originally Posted by kanadalainen View Post
    Beautiful sketch Wayne! What materials did you use?
    Thanks Ian, soft Pastels for the backgroud / distant stars. Silver and white pencils for the glob.

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    Wow Wayne,
    I know nothing about sketching, but your is very impressive. How long does it take to sketch an image like yours?
    Thanks.
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