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Launch too late
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Here is the result when we wait too long before launching the pose for an Iridium flash. For this one, Iridium 53 flashed at magnitude -2. I wait too long and launch the pose when I saw it. But it was too late, that the reason why the trail is truncated on its upper part.
More, the camera has moved when I launch the pose, thus the upper part of the flash is bent.
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Instrument   Zuiko 55 mm 1:4.0 lens
Exposure & film   30 s on Sensia 200
Date & place   October 13, 2003, Quimper

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