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Waldo Canyon Fire Burn Area - Taken from north of the Incline by Daniel Ritchie

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Daniel Ritchie Daniel Ritchie
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0.19 Gigapixels
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114
Date added
Jun 16, 2013
Date taken
Sep 09, 2012
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The Waldo Canyon fire is a forest fire that started 10 miles (16 km) northwest of Colorado Springs on June 23, 2012, on July 8, 2012 the fire is 100 percent contained on 15,364 acres (24 sq mi; 62 km2) of US Forest Service land. The fire has caused the evacuation of over 32,000 residents of Colorado Springs, Manitou Springs and Woodland Park, several small mountain communities along Highway 24, and partial evacuation of the United States Air Force Academy. On the afternoon of June 26, winds increased following a dry thunderstorm that passed west of the fire, within two hours the fire which had been held by firefighters near Rampart Road jumped northeast into Queens Canyon as the fire crested out of Queens Canyon gusts as high as 70 mph pushed the fire down the front range particularly into the Mountain Shadows neighborhood. After 12 hours of fighting the blaze in western Colorado Springs the fire had claimed over 350 homes in Colorado Springs, thus making it the most destructive fire in Colorado state history by the number of houses burned.


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GigaPan Stitch version 1.0.0805 (Windows)
Panorama size: 194 megapixels (31024 x 6276 pixels)
Input images: 36 (12 columns by 3 rows)
Field of view: 165.9 degrees wide by 33.6 degrees high (top=16.6, bottom=-16.9)
Settings:
All default settings
Original image properties:
Camera make: SONY
Camera model: DSC-TX5
Image size: 3648x2736 (10.0 megapixels)
Capture time: 2012-09-09 15:03:49 - 2012-09-09 15:07:02
Aperture: f/4.6 - f/5.6
Exposure time: 0.001 - 0.008
ISO: 125
Focal length (35mm equiv.): unknown
White balance: Automatic
Exposure mode: Automatic
Horizontal overlap: 30.7 to 32.9 percent
Vertical overlap: 33.2 to 37.3 percent
Computer stats: 16367.1 MB RAM, 8 CPUs
Total time 3:04 (5.1 seconds per picture)
Alignment: 1:06, Projection: 25 seconds, Blending: 1:33
(Preview finished in 1:57)

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