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Cape Blanco
18-SEP-2011

Cape Blanco

A 1,000-watt incandescent bulb replaces Cape Blanco’s soot producing oil lamps of old. Gone are the keepers who spent hours polishing the magnificent lens and winding the clockworks. Today, it rotates with the help of a 120-volt, 75-rpm electric motor, specially manufactured for lighthouse duty. The electrified light flashes it's 320,000 candlepower beam, 1.8 seconds bright (flash) every 18.2 seconds.

Nikon D700
1/60s f/13.0 at 30.0mm iso800 hide exif
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Date/Time18-Sep-2011 17:51:28
MakeNikon
ModelNIKON D700
Flash UsedNo
Focal Length30 mm
Exposure Time1/60 sec
Aperturef/13
ISO Equivalent800
Exposure Bias+1/2
White Balance
Metering Modematrix (5)
JPEG Quality
Exposure Programaperture priority (3)
Focus Distance

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