Together with Plato

Together with Plato

The Lunar Crater Plato
Sketch by Aleksander Cieśla & Anna Pawliczak, details by Aleksander Cieśla

This is Plato crater. Once night I and my fiancee, Anna, first time we sketch together. Anna have no sketching skills yet, but She has helped me with lights and shadows on this sketch.

Object: Moon. Plato crater.
Scope: Schmidt-Cassegrain 5″ with Antares SW 7,4mm & barlow lens 1,6x
Place: Poland, Wrocław – near city center
Weather: Very good. Seeing: 9/10. Transparency: 8/10 but Light Pollution
Date: 3rd April 2009
Technigue: White pastels on black paper.

3 thoughts on “Together with Plato”

  1. Aleksander and Anna,

    Beautiful sketch of crater Plato. I think this is the first time I have seen a sketch with two artists completing it. I’m impressed.

    Frank 🙂

  2. Indeed Aleksander & Anna,
    This is a very lovely sketch of Plato.

    Well done to you, Dale 🙂

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