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Old Sunday 15th January 2012, 09:26   #13
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Originally Posted by pshute View Post
Ever tried photographing what you see? Something with a very small lens like a camera phone might be able to do it.
This thread is a continuation of the thread I linked to in the OP.

I have considered taking photos, but to succeed I have to use an extreme wide angle lens, and at these focal lengths we're talking about a fisheye lens.

Even after taking a usable photo, it has to be magnified to be larger than an ordinary computer screen.
Then it must be viewed at very short distance, maybe 0.1-0.2 meters.
I doubt this will help explaining the phenomenon. For a start, I direct you to the image in post #5 of that thread. I willl also add two other pictures soon.
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