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« on: 16/06/2007 10:33:52 »
This photo was taken at my stable yard. It has not been edited or altered in any way. What you see in the pic is exactly as the photo was taken. What is it?



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« Reply #1 on: 16/06/2007 11:10:25 »
Looks like a parachute to me!

This photo was taken at my stable yard. It has not been edited or altered in any way. What you see in the pic is exactly as the photo was taken. What is it?



Here it is enlarged[diagram=249_0]


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« Reply #2 on: 16/06/2007 11:11:55 »
Is it a parachute? I see something hanging down that is barely visible shaped like I drew. LOL

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« Reply #3 on: 16/06/2007 13:17:37 »
Haha, where is the parachuter, then?  [:o]

Maybe Ashtari can tell us what it is.
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« Reply #4 on: 16/06/2007 19:57:35 »
HEE HEE HEE HEE... LOL All I can see is the white blob then a very odd shape out line that is the same color as the background... and I can barely see that!

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« Reply #5 on: 16/06/2007 20:14:25 »
Its a rain drop on your lens

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« Reply #6 on: 16/06/2007 20:15:18 »
weather balloon?

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« Reply #7 on: 16/06/2007 20:30:33 »
HI, those are good guesses. do you see at the base of the object the darker almost dark pink spot on the base underside of the item.

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« Reply #8 on: 16/06/2007 21:01:04 »

Maybe Ashtari can tell us what it is.

I was going to say that! Doc, this looks very much like an old ufo picture, are you sure it's from your back yard? Either way, i am convinced it's either aliens or god. I want to believe...

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« Reply #9 on: 16/06/2007 21:34:19 »
  LOL LOL Your so funny! LOL... IS this one of those photo's ...LOL OH DEAR!

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« Reply #10 on: 16/06/2007 23:09:52 »
Little dust on your lens?
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« Reply #11 on: 16/06/2007 23:15:33 »
could it be a drop of dew on the lens?

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« Reply #12 on: 16/06/2007 23:25:07 »
Ya [;D]
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« Reply #13 on: 17/06/2007 00:12:03 »
Thats what I thought! Thanks!

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« Reply #14 on: 17/06/2007 02:40:40 »
its a polaroid thats had a drop of water droped on it and then wiped off removing part of the picture

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« Reply #15 on: 17/06/2007 06:34:28 »
OOOOOH that is a good guess!..Michael..


Its a rain drop on your lens

Yes I think you may be right... LOL

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« Reply #16 on: 18/06/2007 08:16:46 »
Hmmmn

I'm curious about 2 things...

Firstly, if it is an object, the light that is apparently lighting it up appears to be coming from the upper front. It's either early morning or dusk, and the sun (if it is an object) has nothing to do with it's illumination.
Secondly, (and perhaps it's only on my PC), but there is some strange effect going on with the underside of the tree on the right.

I don't agree with the drop of water theory, because the colours within the "spot" are pixelated.

Eth - Do you have any other info? Did it move, how long was it there for, did the intensity change at all? (and do you know what it is?)

As a thought, it might be the sun shining through a very small gap in the cloud, where the over-exposure in the region of the sun has caused a darkening on the bottom-right and the apparent intense brightness of the object itself, as well as the seemingly ovoid shape. I have seen the sun do something like this when there appears to be total cloud cover in the region of the sun.

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« Reply #17 on: 18/06/2007 13:15:43 »
As a thought, it might be the sun shining through a very small gap in the cloud, where the over-exposure in the region of the sun has caused a darkening on the bottom-right and the apparent intense brightness of the object itself, as well as the seemingly ovoid shape. I have seen the sun do something like this when there appears to be total cloud cover in the region of the sun.

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Well done. It is the sun. Here are some other pics taken around the same time.





We were very surprised at the way the photo came out. The sun looks egg-shaped. It certainly put me in mind of some UFO pics I've seen; so perhaps this is what they were.
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« Reply #18 on: 18/06/2007 13:17:50 »
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« Reply #19 on: 18/06/2007 13:43:06 »
Smug git  [:(!]
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« Reply #20 on: 18/06/2007 13:50:39 »
 THat is cool... I would never have guessed the Sun!

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« Reply #22 on: 18/06/2007 16:16:16 »
It's actually a giant strawberry Mentos that the giant at the top of the bean stalk dropped

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« Reply #23 on: 18/06/2007 16:16:47 »
THat is cool... I would never have guessed the Sun!

It has certainly made me wonder about what I previously thought were fairly convincing pics of UFOs.
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« Reply #24 on: 18/06/2007 16:17:24 »
Mirage - that's just plain daft  [::)]
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« Reply #25 on: 18/06/2007 16:20:15 »
Mirage - that's just plain daft  [::)]

Well it could happen  [;)]
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« Reply #26 on: 18/06/2007 16:24:44 »
Yeah sure. And 50cent might be talented 1 day too 
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« Reply #27 on: 18/06/2007 16:27:08 »
Yeah sure. And 50cent might be talented 1 day too 

LOL well I think that would be a miracle but stranger things have happened and I doubt things could get that strange though...........I want some strawberry mentos now  [;)]

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« Reply #28 on: 18/06/2007 16:31:31 »
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« Reply #29 on: 18/06/2007 20:14:53 »
THat is cool... I would never have guessed the Sun!

It has certainly made me wonder about what I previously thought were fairly convincing pics of UFOs.


Yeah it would cetainly make you think twice for sure!

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« Reply #30 on: 18/06/2007 20:16:48 »
Don't ever fool your self things always have a way of getting stranger and when you think it cannot possibly get worse.. It does!

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