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Patterson-Gimlin Bigfoot video gets makeover

Posted on Thursday, 11 July, 2019 | Comment icon 44 comments

The Patterson-Gimlin film continues to remain controversial. Image Credit: Roger Patterson / Bob Gimlin
A 4K remaster of the infamous footage, which is alleged to show a live Bigfoot, has been posted online.
Filmed in 1967 in Northern California, the Patterson-Gimlin film has long remained the most hotly debated and tantalizing piece of footage ever recorded in relation to the Bigfoot phenomenon.

The video, which offers a clear view of a large bipedal ape-like creature walking along the creek bed, soon became world-famous and has attracted the attention of Bigfoot enthusiasts and critics alike.
Now in a renewed bid to obtain the clearest possible version of the controversial video, YouTuber 'Bigfoot AI' has used modern software to stabilize and remaster the footage in 4K.

The lengthy upload includes several zoomed in sequences to provide as clear a view as possible of the creature walking across the frame, as well as details about how the remaster was processed.

The remastered footage itself can be viewed from around the 50-second mark.

Source: YouTube | Comments (44)

Tags: Bigfoot

Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #35 Posted by Don Caesar on 16 July, 2019, 7:35
It's Mr. Munns in the widow's home making a copy:
Comment icon #36 Posted by Timothy on 16 July, 2019, 11:22
You can make it look better but it's not necessarily more accurate. In the case of colourising retro still images: You have a pretty good idea of which colours to use and can sharpen an image, so they can generally make an old image look better. It's just a still after all, nothing changes frame-by-frame, easy to add/enhance things. Eg. Making a more photorealistic still is much more easy than making a deepfake photorealistic video. But with a video, when the file used was not the original footage, you're relying on upscaling. The video may look better. But extrapolating 4K resolution from low... [More]
Comment icon #37 Posted by the13bats on 16 July, 2019, 15:46
can you give me the time stamp where widow patterson lets the crew in and they make a copy of her documented orginal film, i watched the first 5 min just saw munns in a room no one else there, the scene looked stagged for dramatic affect. since i find munns claims biased and based on his opinion i stopped there.
Comment icon #38 Posted by Don Caesar on 17 July, 2019, 0:06
He’s already in the room. The homeowner never appears onscreen. She must be camera shy. 
Comment icon #39 Posted by Razumov on 17 July, 2019, 0:27
Looks even more fake
Comment icon #40 Posted by the13bats on 17 July, 2019, 0:28
ah, so it could very well be staged at any location, for drama, not that i see anything epic if widow patterson did welcome in a camera crew and munns for tea and flim duplication,  but i just wanted to see her and how she appeared in a video. whiles munns has done a great deal to promote the PGF is a hoax i am just not warm to his cranky  egomaniacal style, but i do get it and his agenda and motivations.
Comment icon #41 Posted by Ultimatium on 22 August, 2019, 22:55
I still cant seem to make up my mind about this film. Is it a man in a suit, or a real animal? I honestly dont know.
Comment icon #42 Posted by Don Caesar on 24 August, 2019, 0:17
Either way, the film is valuable and must be preserved. I wasn’t sure myself, but seeing the enhanced footage, I believe it is one of the 20th century’s greatest hoaxes.
Comment icon #43 Posted by Ultimatium on 24 August, 2019, 2:31
Well, even if the film turns out to be a hoax, i wouldnt be the slightest bit upset. I would be happy that roger patterson has provided us with a film that has brought years and years of debate within the cryptozoological community.
Comment icon #44 Posted by Trelane on 24 August, 2019, 3:32
Sorry late to the party....they touched up a hoax film from the 60's? That's nice.

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