2011

TL8465 : LED streetlight in action

taken 12 years ago, near to Bury st Edmunds, Suffolk, England

LED streetlight in action
LED streetlight in action
The reverse view to TL8465 : Odd one out, LED streetlight. The LED light is not really throwing out green ectoplasm - that is an internal reflection in the camera lens. The cyclist is evidently starting to dematerilise as he approaches the speed of light, sorry, as it approaches the light!

Today the remaining sodium lamps have been replaced with cheaper-to-run LED ones.

In the background of the shot we see the storage towers of Bury sugar refinery, and the stream of cloud from its chimney.

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Photographer
John Goldsmith   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 22 November, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 24 November, 2011
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 8443 6515 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:15.2163N 0:42.0329E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 8440 6514
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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