Reconstruction of theSavernake Forest 8-07-2006 formation | |||||

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Draw a circle. Draw and extend the horizontal and vertical centerlines. | ||||

2. |
Copy circle 1 three times, to its own lefthand intersection with the horizontal centerline, and to the corresponding intersections of successively copied circles, as shown. | ||||

3. |
Copy circle 1 to the lefthand intersection of the leftmost circle 2 and the horizontal centerline. | ||||

4. |
Copy circle 1 sixteen times, to the lefthand intersection of circle 3 and the horizontal centerline, and to the corresponding intersections of successively copied circles, as shown. | ||||

5. |
Copy circle 1 to the lefthand intersection of the leftmost circle 4 and the horizontal centerline. | ||||

6. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, tangent to circle 5 at the lefthand side. | ||||

7. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, passing through the center of circle 5. | ||||

8. |
Construct a two-points circle (defined by the two end-points of a centerline), with the points at the centers of circles 3 and 5. | ||||

9. |
Construct a two-points circle, the first point at the center of circle 5, the second point at the lefthand intersection of circle 3 and the horizontal centerline. | ||||

10. |
Copy circle 9 two times, to the intersections of circle 7 and the vertical centerline. Move the upper circle (copy and delete original) to its own lower, the lower circle to its own upper intersection with the vertical centerline. | ||||

11. |
Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, tangent to circle 8 at the righthand side. | ||||

12. |
Copy circle 11 two times, to the centers of circles 10. | ||||

13. |
Construct the circumscribed square of circle 1, with its sides horizontal and vertical. | ||||

14. |
Construct the circumscribed circle of square 13. | ||||

15. |
Copy circle 14 to the lefthand intersection of circle 3 and the horizontal centerline. | ||||

16. |
Copy circles 3 and 15 as one single unit three times, taking the center of circle 3 as a reference, to the lefthand intersection of circle 15 and the horizontal centerline, and to the corresponding intersections of the successively copied circles, as shown. | ||||

17. |
Construct six two-points circles, all with one point at the lefthand intersection of circle 8 and the horizontal centerline, the other points at the centers of all copied circles 16. | ||||

18. |
Copy circle 1 to the center of circle 8. Move this circle to its own lefthand intersection with the horizontal centerline. | ||||

19. |
Copy circle 14 to the center of circle 8. Move this circle to its own lefthand intersection with the horizontal centerline. | ||||

20. |
Copy circle 14 to the lefthand intersection of circle 18 and the horizontal centerline. | ||||

21. |
Construct a two-points circle, the first point at the lefthand intersection of circle 18, the second point at the righthand intersection of circle 20, both with the horizontal centerline. | ||||

22. |
Construct a two-points circle, the first point at the lefthand intersection of circle 18, the second point at the lefthand intersection of circle 19, both with the horizontal centerline. | ||||

23. |
Copy circles 21 and 22 as one single unit two times, taking the righthand intersection of circle 21 and the horizontal centerline as a reference, to the lefthand intersection of circle 22 and the horizontal centerline, and to the corresponding intersection of the copied circles, as shown. | ||||

24. |
Construct four two-points circles, all with one point at the righthand intersection of circle 18, the other points at the lefthand intersections of circles 23, all with the horizontal centerline. | ||||

25. |
Copy circles 8, 9, 17, 18, 19 and 24 as one single unit, taking the righthand intersection of circle 8 and the horizontal centerline as a reference, to the corresponding intersection of circle 7. | ||||

26. |
Copy circle 1 two times, to the center of upper circle 10, and to the lower intersection of upper circle 12 and the vertical centerline. | ||||

27. |
Copy circle 14 two times, to the lower intersections of circles 26 and the vertical centerline. | ||||

28. |
Construct two circles concentric to upper circle 10, tangent to both circles 27 at the lower sides. | ||||

29. |
Copy both circles 28 to the center of the lower circle 10. | ||||

30. |
Circles 6, 8, 9, 10, 12, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 28 and 29 make up the final reconstruction. High resolution dwf-file | ||||

31. |
Colour all areas corresponding to standing... High resolution dwf-file | ||||

32. |
...or to flattened crop, and finish the reconstruction of the Savernake Forest formation of 8-07-2006. High resolution dwf-file | ||||

33. |
courtesy the Crop Circle Connector photo by: The Crop Circle Connector | The final result, matched with the aerial image. | |||

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Copyright © 2006, Zef Damen, The Netherlands Personal use only, commercial use prohibited. | |||||