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05 Oct 2018 19:21

I think you missed Saturn
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05 Oct 2018 22:23

That reminds me -- there was a project back in 2009 called "Experience The Planets", which was a set of 10 images of Solar System locations produced by various artists, and they were all pretty spectacular and came with a nice description of the scene.  Sadly the site has been taken down (maybe can be found through wayback machine; I just couldn't get it to load properly).  Anyway here are some lower res versions that I could find:

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I think my favorite is the one of Titan with Saturn glowing beyond the haze. :)
 
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06 Oct 2018 02:00

Hornblower wrote:
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Oddly enough the website I got the others from didn't have Saturn posted, unlike the Sci-Tech Universe website that I found later. I suspect that the former are Saturn-bigots :P.

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Source of the post "Experience The Planets"

Wow... I honestly don't know what to say. Those are freaking amazing!
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