The system tries to minimize turns of the outer gimbals, as they are heavy, vibration-inducing, and inaccurate. So most of the time it relies on the inner gimbaled mirrors to point the line of sight. It can't avoid some turns close to 0°, but the algorithm it uses to decide when to do this is...
It's an old hoax video.
Real UFO with Aliens Manning It - Dec 6, 2013
Location: Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany.
I don't know if those are originals. The EXIF suggests they were converted from .NEF to .JPG using Lightroom.
Here's the two in-focus shots side by side for comparison.
(Exposure matched by brightening the right image)
There is still nothing to suggest it's not a balloon.
Interesting. Is the movement of the glare image linked to the pod though? Seems like the pod rotation is more continuous.
I've just started playing the with Blender again, trying to get some virtual versions of my backyard experiments
That's very interesting, and useful. I was not even aware of this. With my own camera (Canon 7D, first generation), looking for that number, I discover it gives a range.
| | | | FocusDistanceUpper = 378
| | | | FocusDistanceLower = 286
Which is in CM, 2.86 to 3.78m this example is at F/32...
TTSA, Fravor, the media, the two "experts" on Unidentified, Tom DeLonge, the New York Times.
I think the title of the video "GO FAST" very likely indicates that it's a training video, used precisely because it gives this strong illusion of speed. The audio on the video seems to indicate the...