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OCTOBER 2010 - Perseid Meteor Shower

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Positive Sketch of 2010 Perseids

Positive Sketch of 2010 Perseids

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Negative Sketch of 2010 Perseids

Negative Sketch of 2010 Perseids

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Original Sketch of 2010 Perseids on Gnomonic Atlas Template

Original Sketch of 2010 Perseids on Gnomonic Atlas Template

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The October 2010 column describes methods for sketching and annotating a meteor shower observation. Also featured in the article were beautiful sketches of the Perseids by Roel Weijenberg and Juanchin. Unfortunately there was not enough room for Deirdre Kelleghan's excellent sketch. All three are shown below. Thanks to Roel, Juanchin and Dee for allowing me to post them here.

Sketch of 2010 Perseids by Roel Weijenberg

Sketch of 2010 Perseids by Roel Weijenberg

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Sketch of 2010 Perseids by Juanchin

Sketch of 2010 Perseids by Juanchin

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Sketch of 2010 Perseids by Deirdre Kelleghan

Sketch of 2010 Perseids by Deirdre Kelleghan

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Subject:Perseid Meteor Shower
Issue:October 2010 Astronomy Now
Basic Media:Graphite on Preprinted Atlas and White Paper
Featured Technique:Sketching and annotating meteors on a Gnomonic Atlas template then recreating the sketch to present a final version.
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Jeremy,

That is an awesome display of the different types of views each sketcher was able to portray. Individuality is clearly shown here along with with their art technique or style. Personally, I think you got something going on here by choosing to showcase other peoples sketches. I like your website even more so!
Thanks again for exposing my sketch to the public.

Dark and Clear skies to you!

Juanchin

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