nidentified Flying Objects 
Updated 7-22-2015                                                                    2014-2015  Stephen Pitt


In 2014, I "re-scanned" unknown object slides taken in 2000 immediately below and was surprised with the

The first images were taken 6-1-2000 after setting-up for sky imaging at Joshua Tree National Park using Fuji
Provia (fine grain film) for 8-10 sec with camera, an old F3 Nikon, scope-mounted to image galaxies near                                                                                                                                           
the Big Dipper.  The time was about 9:00 p.m.

The primary object was spotted by my nephew, Bruce Cosgrove, using 10x50 binoculars.  "It" remained
stationary long enough to finish set up and capture two pictures each before vanishing.  We had no idea
there was a sudden increase in number of objects, some with apparent motion.  For 14 years, the secret
lay hidden because outdated equipment hid the cause and effect nature of a beautiful UFO's presence.

Have you found the blue mushroom?

The slides were "re-scanned" using a Nikon digital camera delivering good resolution and sensitivity.
Each slide was placed on a tilted monitor's bottom ledge, backlit with Photoshop 255 white, then
imaged a Nikon 85mm portrait lens.

The smaller and dimmer objects might require darkening of the
viewing area to see
clearly. A magnifying glass can show more
detail, even at .jpg lossy conversion for the web.

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A decade and a half ago, I missed some bit depth and misread background objects in the scanning
of two slides...and didn't notice that the "stars" had changed position and number. I chose slide 1,
the cause.  For 14 years, slide 2, the effect, was kept in a protective binder. 


Slide 1: Several smaller objects and the primary UFO                                                                                                                   2014-2015  Stephen Pitt                                                 Slide 2:   Taken moments later, numerous objects appear.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                


At least five smaller objects accompany the primary UFO. 

This was not my first sighting. That was in 1997.

Most Recently:

Their daytime presence is cloaked with speed.  There are serial images addressing the "invisibility"
matter. One movie shows six objects and a series of double UFOs. Only one, mimicing a jet, can be seen flying.
The sightings were first recorded by film, below, then by digital camera and optics of four focal lengths: 200mm,              
300mm, 498mm, and 600mm. There are sequences focused on shape and color changes as well as object
behavior, motion across and through clouds. Most fly at speeds beyond human perception, but not the cameras'

7-16-2015 9:30  @600mm/f6
DSC0036   A flesh-colored object and jet                                                                                                                                                                 DSC0037                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       DSC0040       An 11-bit RAW to tiff to jpg conversion, Starts lossy and ends lossier.                                                               DSC0071                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    DSC0096                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   


Captured 7-15-2015 @ 9:30: f6 102mm refractor, Nikon D5100.  
                                        <....................>                  <......................><.....................>                                                                                                                                                        
DSC0179                                                                                                                               DSC0180                                                                                                                                         DSC0182 Objects or jet lights?                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      DSC0201      Golden object and possible jet                                                                                                                                                  DSC0239   Baffling lights in three sizes.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Are the yellow objects moving in two directions?    ref: DSC2001 below                                                            Are those attachments?  Trails?  Have the objects passed through some diffuse, dark, structure?                                                  DSC0208                                                                                                                                                    DSC0209                                                                                                                                    DSC0212                                                                                                                                        

Captured 7-14-2015 at 8:52 p.m., with a Nikon d5100 and 18-200-at 200mm f5.6
DSC0083                                                                                                                                                                                 DSC0084                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            DSC0085  

Captured 7--12 at 8:27 p.m.
Captured    7-10-2015 8:47 p.m.     Flight path oddities.
DSC3354  UFOs and jets                                                                                                                           DSC4005s    TR-3B look-alike and three lights or orbs. Noiseless. To show the                  DSC4178  Aircraft and orb that really sparkled brightly in several different                     DSC4179  Same aircraft and orb                                                                              DSC4182   Three red orbs... and passenger windows?  It doesn't meet FAA regs!                                            DSC3364   Four orbs and one object accompany jet.  How so?                                                                                                                                    DSC3365   Same jet. Amber orbs change lumination and position, add a fetus like UFO tagging along.
                                                                                                                                                                 interesting background, the value was upped, revealing lots of value depth and                colors.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                                                 clarity, and dots and oddly shaped dark sky.  There is some minor amplifier
                                                                                                                                                                 glow along the bottom.


Capture 7/8/2015 EDT @ 498mm with a focal reducer
<.....................>          &         
DSC0007     Two UFOs at 1/6oth sec.                                                                                                                                                                


7-2-2015 8:59 pm Nikon@200mmRAW-not yet reported
                                                                          <------------->              <...............>               <......................>                   <--------------->                 
DSC3980                                                                                                                                   DSC3981                                                                                                                              DSC3984                                                                                                                         DSC3986                                                                                                                           DSC3988                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     DSC3997                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        DSC4001     No, this is not a joke. Groups of individual objects have shown polymorphic abilities. Or a skillful holographic projection.                          They appear in 3's and 4's. Here, like echoes.                                                                                  DSC4002    The EDT captures some fuzzies                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

Screen shots from a movie taken July 1, 2015 at 11:59 AM from our backyard.

DSC3874                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              DSC3624                                                                                                                                                                                DSC3599   Earliest object image frame of the sequence I could reach with the movie slider.                                       DSC3612       The object was very bright at first                                                                                                         DSC3625                                                                                                                                                                  DSC3638                                                                                                                                                                                                             DSC3649                                                                                                                                                                                       DSC3858   UFO #1 of 3                                                                                                                                                 DSC3859  #2                                                                                                                                                            DSC3862 #3

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Shape/Color Shifting UFO: 6-20-2015  8:31 pm
DSC3411                                                                                               DSC3412                                                                                               DSC3413                                                                                                   DSC3414                                                                                                 DSC3415                                                                                                   DSC3416                                                                                      DSC3417                                                                                               DSC3418                                                                                             DSC3420                                                                                             DSC3421                                                                                            DSC3422                                                                                                           DSC3423


The following images were converted from RAW14-bit to jpg 8-bit.   Sorry.                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
Most close ups at bottom are serial exposures, like above, are lossy .jpg files.

Each smaller detail frame below, has a view with size and aspect ratio like the
the image below. The tiny objects are magnified. The telescope, with three
elements and 2-speed focuser achieves focus that captures detail in objects
as small as that shown below.

Sighting June 18, 2015 9:02 pm
DSC 3402                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      DSC 3402                                                                       DSC3395                                                          DSC3396                                                                                         DSC3397                                                                                                                          DSC3398   Orbs light to dark.                                                                                                                DSC3399   And NASA is searching for extraterrestrial life millions of miles out.                                                                                   DSC3400                                                                   DSC3402                                                                           DSC3407  Full frame view & wildly out of focus primary object but a focused blue and grey orb.                  The primary object changes focus, while the orb remains well defined, though darker.  How?

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UAP 6-8-2015: Objects in Clouds, captured at 3:03 PM.  Viewer might use a magnifier.
1 Objects in clouds                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   2.Object may have moved down and/or eastward. >                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          3. Bulge or dome shape...

UFO 6-1-2015, 8:42 P.M. @200mm:   a. Before the event, the lights appear through the trees looking East.  At this moment, I considered these to be landing lights only. There were no strobe or port-starboard red and green lights.      b. During Event:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        c. After Event  
                       dancing orbs             after                             
DSC3170  Approaching lights serially imaged with Nikon 5100 looked like landing lights                                                                                                                                                                           DSC3171  I initially suspected camera shake was behind the strange, linear quality. Then I saw the orbs, which were not shaken, and..                                                                                                        ..the long brownish trail, joined by another.   Note the blue-green orbs and their trails, the delicate paths painted by the UFOs, as well as several red orbs.                                                                                                              DSC3173        The last image shows a similar configuration to image 1 except much dimmer, with DSC3172 even dimmer.


The March captures were the beginning of this series. They have not been processed, because I am always
behind and falling backward with time.
There are more before, during, and after sequences to come.  Clearly, UFOs fly in and around the clouds as the movie clip shows. 
Dark objects accelerate just beyond human perception. They pass across the field inside a thin slice of a second. A higher frame
rate would help.

The daytime images above were taken from my monitor screen with 2564x1440 resolution using a Nikon D5100.  The
chromatic and fresnel "effects" to put it charatibly, were I living hell of picture prosessing.  There were many retakes. 


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