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Columnar Jointing > Bishop Tuff in the Owens Gorge by ahochstaedter

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Taken by
ahochstaedter ahochstaedter
Explore score
0.49 Gigapixels
Date added
Dec 16, 2011
Date taken
Aug 10, 2011

The Owens Gorge contains spectacular exposures of the 760 Ka Bishop Tuff. The Bishop Tuff itself is a classic exmple of a welded tuff, with undeformed pumice clasts towards the top of the exposure and squished pumice clasts that have turned into fiamme towards the bottom of the exposure.

Exposures of equivalent, but unwelded, deposits of Bishop Tuff were captured in this gigapan:

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GigaPan Stitch version 1.0.0805 (Windows)
Panorama size: 490 megapixels (23316 x 21020 pixels)
Input images: 99 (9 columns by 11 rows)
Field of view: 58.5 degrees wide by 52.7 degrees high (top=18.2, bottom=-34.5)
All default settings
Original image properties:
Camera make: PENTAX
Camera model: PENTAX K-r
Image size: 4288x2848 (12.2 megapixels)
Capture time: 2011-08-10 17:12:47 - 2011-08-10 17:19:56
Aperture: f/7.1
Exposure time: 0.002
ISO: 200
Focal length (35mm equiv.): 180.0 mm
White balance: Fixed
Exposure mode: Manual
Horizontal overlap: 44.4 to 54.1 percent
Vertical overlap: 34.1 to 43.0 percent
Computer stats: 8098.69 MB RAM, 8 CPUs
Total time 8:50 (5.3 seconds per picture)
Alignment: 2:33, Projection: 1:29, Blending: 4:48
(Preview finished in 5:24)

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