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Superluminal
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White Spots

Post by Superluminal »

I'm sure that everyone has seen them. The white spots that sometimes appear so bright, almost like a flare, and focus into a small point. I've been ignoring them until the last couple of days, I've submitted two so far. Has anyone figured out what they are?

rick5050
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bright white spots

Post by rick5050 »

I believe those bright white spots are dust particles that catch the light source in such a way as to directly reflect the light make them appear bright white.

buddhabuddha
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Post by buddhabuddha »

Check out tutorial #4. It speaks to the bright lighty things...not tracks.

http://stardustathome.ssl.berkeley.edu/ ... e_number=4

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