Winners of the "Brightest Lights” GigaPan Photo Competition are:
1st Place: Jason Buchheim - The Green Flash at the last moment of the setting sun
2nd Place: Issam Kanafani - Kaaba
3rd Place: Jim Trotter - City garden with parts
Thank you to everyone who participated. View all the submissions below!
voting ends February 19, 2013, 12:00AM
Janus is a high power flashlamp pumped solid state laser used to explore high energy physics at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Janus is a dual beam Nd:YAG laser. Each beam is independent and capable of 1 kJ at 1.053 μm with pulse lengths from about 1 ns to 20 ns High brightness is achieved by converti...
This is #5, the last in my Manhattan Beach Pier Christmas Gigapan series. The view is South to Hermosa Beach, Redondo Beach, Palos Verdes Peninsula and Catalina Island. The new moon shined above the ocean while the Christmas lights on the pier glowed. By time the scene was complete it was dark, making for a few long ...