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Seeing an ufo from an airplane window (video)

  1. Aug 30, 2010 #1
  2. jcsd
  3. Aug 30, 2010 #2
    My best guess would be curved glass reflections. Look at seconds 5 to 8, the reflections are disappearing down the window.
    Last edited: Aug 30, 2010
  4. Aug 31, 2010 #3


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    That's definitely a camera scanning artifact, caused by the fact that the camera is not scanning the entire field of view at once, and between scanning successive lines, the propeller is moving significantly.
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