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Re: Playing With '42 LA UFO Pic - Acres

From: David Acres <dacres@austarnet.com.au>
Date: Fri, 14 Jun 2002 15:27:26 +1000
Fwd Date: Fri, 14 Jun 2002 21:09:03 -0400
Subject: Re: Playing With '42 LA UFO Pic - Acres


 >From: A. Hebert <yellowrose129@attbi.com>
 >To: UFO UpDates - Toronto <ufoupdates@virtuallystrange.net>
 >Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2002 05:12:31 -0500
 >Subject: Re: Playing With '42 LA UFO Pic

 >>From: David Acres <dacres@austarnet.com.au>
 >>To: <ufoupdates@virtuallystrange.net>
 >>Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2002 00:41:17 +1000
 >>Subject: Playing With '42 LA UFO Pic

 >>I have been playing with the pic, here's a negative image >with emboss &
 >trace using Paintshop Pro.

 >>http://www.cairns.net.au/~tims/LAufo1942negEMBOSStrace.jpg

 >>It certainly seems to fit the classic saucer profile and no
 >>hard edges are detected. Interesting!

 >Excellent work!

 >However, in examining the image, I noticed the outline of the
 >combined search beams also match the outline of the alleged
 >'saucer'. If you expand the outline of the 'saucer' out, you
 >will see that it has approximately the same design as the
 >merging search beams.

 >I can't help but wonder if the 'saucer' outline may be due to
 >some type of illumination effect caused by the search beams when
 >they came together at one spot in the sky rather than reflecting
 >the shape of the actual object.....

Hi Amy, thanks for your reply! :)

I don't know much about lights converging! Perhaps someone on
the list will be able to offer more on your theory?

I am amazed that no hard edges whatsoever show up! It was the
same with that NY UFO close up, I posted recently. I speculate
that it could be some kind of electronic/magnetic sheild or
"force field" as they used to call it in the sci-fi stories! :)
Either that or it's lost it's hard edges because it was
illuminated from virtually every angel above & below and
possibly may have had an extremely reflective surface?

There may have been other photographs taken as the object
cruised around LA for half an hour. If so, perhaps an ad in the
LA Times would bring them out of the basements & attics?

Incredible how this remained so low-key for all these years! But
then, it was wartime & the world was under martial law! I think
that any remaining witnesses need to be interviwed before it's
too late and this becomes just another UFO myth! Is there anyone
on the list living in LA who's willing to take it on?

Regards

Dave




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