Triad of Craters

Theophilus ,Cyrillus and Catharina
Theophilus ,Cyrillus and Catharina

Hello Artist of the nightsky! How are you? i come after long time and many problems,in my family and out….
But i not stopped my asketch activity.
I follow yours splendid works always……
i return to asod with my last Moon sketch made with my old Refractor Kenko 80/1000.
The sky was clear and i take my telescope and placed it on my roof in front my home.
The image was perfect,still and my eies was concentrated to tryade of craters: Theophilus ,Cyrillus and Catharina.
I see many shadow and particulars of surface……incredible show!!
I hope like you!
Ciao! Giorgio.

Site: Pergola,Marche,Center Italy.
Date: 24-25 April 2015
Moon phase: Crescent (6,9 days)
Instrument: Refractor Kenko 80/1000
eyepiece: 15mm + Barlow
Magnification: 133x
Seeing:Perfect,not at the end cause Moon very low
Temperature: Little cold,not wind.
Media: Graphite pencil on white paper Fabriano for sketches

7 thoughts on “Triad of Craters”

  1. Giorgio,

    This is a very fine pencilsketch of these lunarcraters!
    Fine art and beautiful done!


  2. Hello Giorgio,

    A magnificent sketch of Theophilus,Cyrillus and Catharina.
    This sketch shows great shadows and a wonderful three dimensional effect.
    An excellent post.

    Frank 🙂

  3. Giorgio,

    Such beautiful work, i too like the depth of the sketch shadows. Sketching from the roof also sounds like a real treat!


  4. Thank you at all about your great compliments.
    All the works in asod are beautyfull.
    Grazie a tutti!

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