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Robert Parker17/07/2017 21:21:06
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Hi All,

Whilst sitting enjoying a sly beer I noticed this in the sky. No noise at all just drifting but following the main road A4068. Sorry the photos are not the finest quality but it was approximately 1000ft +.

I managed to grab my camera and took a couple of photos with a 18-300 lens then again with a 150 -500 with 2x inbuilt converter.

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There seems to be a green LED

On zooming in on the photos no rotor blades can be seem.

i'll see if i can enhance the photos a bit.

Any ideas,

Regards

Robert

Robert Parker17/07/2017 21:39:42
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A bit closer

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Essjay17/07/2017 22:02:54
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I reckon it's what the two guys in the Caption Competition must have been looking at! smiley

Colin Leighfield17/07/2017 22:06:49
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Some kind of novelty balloon?

Robert Parker17/07/2017 22:13:26
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Colin the balloon idea crossed my mind, but with an LED and camera difficult to see on the posted photos.

Keith Sharples17/07/2017 22:15:06
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Looks like a bunch of these balloons, helium filled and tied together. They are made of shiny foil material so they can give of a reflection hence the led light.balloon.jpg

Edited By Keith Sharples on 17/07/2017 22:15:36

Edited By Keith Sharples on 17/07/2017 22:16:42

David Ovenden17/07/2017 22:21:42
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Several of these tied together?

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Keith you beat me to it!

Edited By David Ovenden on 17/07/2017 22:22:31

Pete B - Moderator17/07/2017 22:36:46
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....and when it drifts into an airway it will become a drone..... another airprox report, I suppose face 22

Pete

john stones 117/07/2017 23:45:37
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It's a Dragon GoT just started season 7. kulou

Tom Sharp 218/07/2017 00:44:11
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Posted by Essjay on 17/07/2017 22:02:54:

I reckon it's what the two guys in the Caption Competition must have been looking at! smiley

LOL

Don Fry18/07/2017 07:19:07
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Leaves off a banana plant.

Don Fry18/07/2017 07:19:52
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Leaves off a banana plant.

Tony Richardson18/07/2017 08:55:22
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I can say with all honesty at the moment it is truly a Unidentified Flying Objectsmiley

Mowerman18/07/2017 09:28:51
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Reminds me of when a pal at work got exited on seeing what he thought was a UFO. When we got the binoculars out we could see it was Father Christmas, actually a large inflatable santa that had 'escaped' from ??

This was slowly drifting along the flight path about 12 miles from Heathrow

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