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Pastel sketch of the H alpha sun, May 15th 2020

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Hi all,

as well today the sun is shining brightly here. I set up the Lunt to have a look at it, at first just for observing. However, somehow I cannot resist and have to do a sketch wink.gif This time I've chosen reddish pastels on grey paper to better catch the color of the view in the eyepiece.

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Telescope: Lunt LS50THaB600PT
Eyepiece: Celestron X-cel 10mm
Date & Time: May 15th, 2020 / 1400-1430 CEST
Location: home terrace, Dusseldorf region, Germany
Technique: red and orange Koh-i-Noor pastels and pastel pens on grey Canson Mi-Teintes pastel paper
Size: 24 x 32 cm

Clear (and sunny) skies!

Achim

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