1. Skip to navigation
  2. Skip to content
  3. Skip to sidebar

West Casleton Syncline - Castleton, Vermont #2 by John Van Hoesen

Want to add this gigapan to your favorites? Log In or Sign Up now.

Log In now to add this Gigapan to a group gallery.

About This Gigapan

Taken by
John Van Hoesen John Van Hoesen
Explore score
0.75 Gigapixels
Date added
Jun 04, 2010
Date taken
Jun 04, 2010

This is a north-facing exposure of the Poultney Formation within the Giddings Brook Slice of the Taconic Allochthon exhibiting excellent evidence of axial cleavage, ptygmatic folding, en echelon fractures, and differential weathering. The syncline is regionally 'famous' and visited by geology departments throughout the northeast. This is my first GigaPan attempt and the light was a little off towards the end of the day but for a first attempt I'm pretty happy. I only live 10 minutes away so I'll make frequent visits over the coming year to try capture one with better lighting.

This is a second GigaPan on the same day.

Gigapan Comments (0)

Toggle Minimize gigapan_comment
The GigaPan EPIC Series, Purchase an GigaPan EPIC model and receive GigaPan Stitch complimentary

Where in the World is this GigaPan?


Stitcher Notes


GigaPan Stitch version 1.0.0805 (Windows)
Panorama size: 750 megapixels (39936 x 18788 pixels)
Input images: 198 (18 columns by 11 rows)
Field of view: 67.4 degrees wide by 31.7 degrees high (top=28.3, bottom=-3.4)
All default settings
Original image properties:
Camera make: Canon
Camera model: Canon PowerShot S3 IS
Image size: 2816x2112 (5.9 megapixels)
Capture time: 2010-06-04 06:55:30 - 2010-06-04 07:07:02
Aperture: f/3.5
Exposure time: 0.0125
ISO: unknown
Focal length (35mm equiv.): 435.8 mm
Digital zoom: off
White balance: Fixed
Exposure mode: Manual
Horizontal overlap: 21.7 to 36.3 percent
Vertical overlap: 18.4 to 28.1 percent
Computer stats: 8175.03 MB RAM, 4 CPUs
Total time 31:24 (9.5 seconds per picture)
Alignment: 14:48, Projection: 2:19, Blending: 14:17
(Preview finished in 21:24)

Member Log In