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.