M1 (binoscope)M1 is the remnant of a supernova explosion observed by Chinese astronomers in 1054.M1 (18in Dobson)M04 (Nexus 100)The bright orangy-red star Antares is the heart of the constellation of Scorpio. It’s also one of the biggest stars in our galaxy. But even more interesting…M3 (binoscope)Almost every star on this sketch of M3 was observed and sketched as such, with very little "random" added. It took me almost 2 nights to complete...M5 (binoscope)M5 is one of the biggest and most beautiful globular clusters. It may contain up to 500,000 stars!M08+M20 (Nexus 100)Here’s my impression of the Lagoon (M8 - bottom) and Trifid (M20) nebulas as they majestically filled the field of view of my binoculars.