Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2012/10/17

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Subject: [Leica] IMG: Waiting for Bob Adler
From: photo at (Nathan Wajsman)
Date: Thu, 18 Oct 2012 07:32:09 +0200
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Well, you did do it justice, Bob!


Nathan Wajsman
Alicante, Spain


On Oct 14, 2012, at 8:13 AM, Robert Adler wrote:

> Thanks for thinking of me Richard.
> Actually, I think I have photographed that bench and there is a very
> interesting story behind it.
> Here is the stitched image I took of it (from the opposite direction of
> yours and when the bench was brand new) on March 25th, 2012:
> As you can see, with the full left and right shift there is some pretty
> severe vignetting bottom left and right as the sensor moved out of the
> image circle. You can also see two other very important things:
> 1. In the sky, on the left, there is a greenish color in the clouds. This
> is a rainbow beginning to form. You can see under the clouds in the center
> that there is virga: rain from the cloud that evaporates before it hits the
> ground. It is headed toward the left side of the image. With the sun behind
> me this is perfect rainbow making atmosphere.
> 2. At the bottom of the hill is another bench.
> I couldn't find an angle for this bench that would work and get the forming
> rainbow, so I ran down the hill (actually forget and left my umbrella at
> the top at this bench), set up and got this shot from the bench at the
> bottom of the hill.:
> I think the title pretty much tells the rest of the story and why I think
> the Great Spirit lead me there.
> And I think your angle on the bench is terrific; I'll just have to
> hopefully go back there when the skies cooperate!
> Best,
> Bob
> Sat, Oct 13, 2012 at 9:52 PM, Richard Man <richard at 
>> Bob, come back to do this justice!
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