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Re: Colin Andrew's Lightning UFO Photo - Maccabee

From: Bruce Maccabee <brumac.nul>
Date: Tue, 3 Feb 2004 10:07:59 -0500
Fwd Date: Tue, 03 Feb 2004 11:41:37 -0500
Subject: Re: Colin Andrew's Lightning UFO Photo - Maccabee

>From: Dave Haith visions.nul
>To: ufoupdates.nul
>Date: Sun, 1 Feb 2004 22:52:06 -0000
>Subject: Resend: Colin Andrew's Lightning UFO Photo

>I have received the following from Colin Andrews the well known
>crop circle researcher. I wonder if photographic experts on this
>List could comment on what they make of this image?

>Object on film during severe thunderstorm for analysis. Any
>thoughts or ideas are appreciated.

>The object was in a series of long exposure photographs I took
>during a severe thunderstorm on the 22nd July 1983, in Salisbury
>Road, Andover, England facing south east. The object is also
>on the negative.

I sent the following message to Colin:

"The darker circular "blob" with very diffuse edges which is in
two photos would appear to be out of focus.

At at rate, the nearly uniform around the center fuzziness or
diffuseness suggests defocus rather than motion. I would suggest
possible bug near lens and backlit by the sky glow from the

The other pictre which shows a horizontal dark, tri-section
"bar" across two lightning bolts is more enigmatic.

But suppose it, too could be some small thing... insect? Bird?
Not too far from the lens (could be far if a large bird in

Not much one can do with photos such as these that have images
of something no one saw at the time."

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