June 28th,  morning, was photographing the submit of Mt. Shasta with a telescopic lens looking to capture hikers and on the camera screen I observed a fast moving object, circular in shape, but no details on the lcd screen. I was not able to photography the object because I had a two second delay on the camera to reduce vibration. However, weeks later I discovered the vapor trail left by the object and the vapor trail coincides perfectly with the trajectory of the object on the screen. Since it was early morning, viewing the mountain and the clouds above revealed no details with the naked eye because of the brightness of the sun shining on the clouds. I had to shoot at 1/4000 if a second to reveal any detail in the clouds. pThe first image is has the contrast boosted to show the vapor trail. The second image shows an pattern that emerged from the point at which the object would have impacted the mountain. There were hikers in the vicinity of the area that an object would have struck the mountain, about 13,000 ft in elevation and a short distance from the summit of Mt. Shasta that is over 14,000 ft. The object made no sound as it moving toward the mountain and there have been no reports from hikers indicating an impact. The vapor trail is in the right hand corner and you can observe the trail fanning out and narrowing at it moves inward.The images were photographed in color but I converted them to black and white to enhance the details. I am a Professor of Psychology with a Ph.D. in experimental psychology and I am excited to be part of this forum. For the next two hours I photographed the clouds over the mountain as there was a constant change of interesting patterns in the clouds.
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