This is sketch of Messier 8 – The Lagoon Nebula in Saggitarius Constellation. Sketch was made in Jodłów during astronomical meeting StarParty 2010.
Object: Messier 8
Scope: Schmidt-cassegrain 5″ with SWAN 20mm and UHC-S filter.
Date: September 11, 2010
Place: Jodłów, The Sudetes.
Weather: Excellent. Clear, black sky.
Technique: Graphite pencil
Tooling: Inverted, some correction in GIMP2
Author: Aleksander Cieśla (Wimmer)