A long exposure photograph of double pendulum’s LED light trails

This image is a real photograph, it was not generated using a computer. This photograph is a long exposure of 2 LEDs, each attached to the end of each pendulum on a double pendulum. The double pendulum shows some very interesting behavior for such a simple physical system.

See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Double_pendulum for more information on the device used to create this image.

Taken with a Canon 550D and 18-55 mm lens.

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  • Vicki Spindler (VHS Photography)
    Vicki Spindler...about 2 years ago

    11/08/12

  • BigD
    BigDabout 2 years ago

  • katarina86
    katarina86about 2 years ago

    interesting

  • jozi1
    jozi1about 2 years ago

    Fabulous shot,Michael :)

  • EdsMum
    EdsMumabout 2 years ago

    Congratulations, Aug., 14/2012 — Shirley

  • artisandelimage
    artisandelimageabout 2 years ago

    congratulations for you well deserved feature in the BLACK WITH A HINT OF COLOUR group !
    my best, francis.

  • Maria  Moro
    Maria Moroabout 1 year ago
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