“Venus – Dancing Queen”


The Planet Venus
Sketch and Details by Rafal Sikora

Przegedza near Rybnik, Poland
28 February 2009, 16:40 UT
seeing 3/5
Home Made Newtonian “Aurora” 227/1300 + barlow x2 + plossl 6.5mm

Sketch made with basic school pencil, nothing more. It is the first astronomical sketch I’ve done.

3 thoughts on ““Venus – Dancing Queen””

  1. Rafal,

    That is a first sketch you can be proud of. The first sketches I ever made of the heavens began with a crescent Venus. I must also admit, they were not as good as your first sketch here.

    Frank 🙂

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