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Canada Lake Charnockite (Macro) by Ron Schott

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Ron Schott Ron Schott
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0.62 Gigapixels
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809
Date added
Aug 24, 2011
Date taken
Aug 22, 2011
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Canon Powershot S5 IS

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A closeup of the roadcut opposite the Canada Lake Store. Carrnockite is a type of orthopyroxene-bearing granite, which gives this rock its green hue. Orthopyroxene (rather than biotite or hornblende) reflects the granulite facies conditions under which this rock was metamorphosed.

Midway through this one the partly cloudy conditions began playing havoc with me. I threw in the towel after 13 of a planned 20 rows.


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  1. Chris cdlink

    Chris cdlink (August 24, 2011, 08:24PM )

    Nice exploration Ron! -chris

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GigaPan Stitch version 1.2.0113 (Windows)
Panorama size: 622 megapixels (34712 x 17932 pixels)
Input images: 260 (20 columns by 13 rows)
Field of view: 2.0 degrees wide by 1.0 degrees high (top=0.1, bottom=-1.0)
Settings:
Vignette correction off
Original image properties:
Camera make: Canon
Camera model: Canon PowerShot S5 IS
Image size: 3264x2448 (8.0 megapixels)
Capture time: 2011-08-22 12:27:59 - 2011-08-22 12:43:30
Aperture: f/8
Exposure time: 0.004 - 0.02
ISO: 80
Focal length (35mm equiv.): 408.0 mm
Digital zoom: off
White balance: Fixed
Exposure mode: Manual
Horizontal overlap: 46.9 to 56.6 percent
Vertical overlap: 47.9 to 66.1 percent
Computer stats: 4010.17 MB RAM, 4 CPUs
Total time 59:21 (14 seconds per picture)
Alignment: 51:00, Projection: 1:42, Blending: 6:39
(Preview finished in 54:12)

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