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Chasing phantoms on film

Posted on Monday, 24 March, 2008 | Comment icon 1 comment


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"For more than a century, photographers have been capturing spooky stuff on film: semi-transparent figures standing in the cemetery, for example, or glowing clouds of "ectoplasm" above a seance table, or orbs floating in a forest, or arcs of light encircling someone's head."

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Comment icon #1 Posted by Wookietim on 24 March, 2008, 12:42
Photos tend to fall into one of three groups : 1. Out and out hoaxes, which are made all the easier in this age of digital photography. 2. Environmental problems that conspire to create strange images on pictures - camera straps, dust, energy, etc... 3. Unexplainable things - very possible ghosts or other supernatural beings. The problem is distinguishing numebr three from 1 and 2...




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