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Ready for some surf and turf?

Did you know that there are waves which have a square shape?

Here is a thread ūüßĶ dedicated to some of the unique & fascinating waves found on earth ūüĆäūüŹĖÔłŹ

#bigwavesurf"
Square waves are periodic waves that have a sharp, abrupt transition between the high and low points of the waveform. They are characterized by their flat, straight tops and are often used in electronic and electrical engineering. #squarewaves #Engineering ImageImage
Point / Reef/ Beach break waves: waves that break at a specific point along the coast. They are formed when the wave direction is perpendicular (point break) or parallel (reef & beach break) to the coastline & can create long, peeling rides for surfers Image
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Anyone else celebrate #NationalCinemaDay by taking the family to see #jaws3D? Movie going is something I rarely got to do as a kid. I grew up poor so I saw ET and then right before I went to MEPS my mom took me to see Hunt for Red October. It is nice having the resources to treat
my own family to the theater experience. My problems are all first world now. Such is life for most people in America. Oh, we argue about various issues but end of the day very few of us go to bed hungry, or scared of random missile strikes and most of us can be 99.99% certain
that our loved ones will make it home each day. Speaking of #jaws you have to go back to WWII and stories like that relayed by Quint about the sinking of the #USSIndianapolis to find an America where, "will they make it home" is a community wide fear. If only that were true for
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Amity, as you know, means friendship...Join us as we chart those fateful events on Amity Island as they unfolded over the next few days as #breakingnews items. #Jaws Image
BREAKING: Reports coming in that a #swimmer has gone #missing after a late night swim. More on this #story as it develops.

#Jaws #breakingnews Image
And we've this just in from Amity Island News, an exclusive update on the missing swimmer situation from the chief of police, Martin Brody #breakingnews #Jaws
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Por petici√≥n popular, vamos a hablar de un efecto cinematogr√°fico muy espec√≠fico: el travelling compensado, zolly, efecto v√©rtigo, retrozoom, o m√°s conocido por el t√©rmino en ingl√©s, el #DollyZoom. ¬ŅQu√© es? ¬ŅC√≥mo se consigue? ¬ŅC√≥mo se utiliza? ¬°Abrimos hilo!
#cinematografía #hilo
El "dolly zoom" combina efectivamente estos dos recursos b√°sicos de c√°mara:
- el dolly, la traslación de la cámara hacia adelante o hacia atrás
- el zoom: el cambio de la longitud de la focal de la lente
#cinematografía #rodaje #DollyZoom #cine #MovimientosDeCámara
Es f√°cil entender que el "dolly shot" cambia el plano porque se acerca o aleja del sujeto. Se suele hacer poniendo la c√°mara sobre ruedas o railes, para que el movimiento sea suave.
#cinematografía #rodaje #cine #DollyShot
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Not a lot of people know this, but a couple summers ago I had the greatest adventure ever. I went to Amity Island.

I got to meet all kinds of people including the sheriff and mayor.

I kept hearing people scream about a shark with big #Jaws

Here I am getting a killer tan.
While I was there, as I said, I befriended the local sheriff (Brody), a local fisherman (Quint), and some smart scientist guy (Richard Dreyfuss).

They were all very nice. Here's a photo of us out on Quint's boat.

Best guy's night out ever. They told me all kinds of stories!
They were my best friends ever.

So here's a little jaunt into my summer holiday in #Amity.
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For his birthday, a thread of Roy Scheider moments from JAWS (1975).

#BOTD #RoyScheider (1932‚Äď2008)
The discovery of what's left of Chrissie Watkins.
#RoyScheider #JAWSūü¶ą
This is the first of several instances where Chief Brody turns and looks warily out to the ocean. #RoyScheider #JAWSūü¶ą
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New additions on @NetflixIndia..

#BadNeighbours (2014)
#ThePurge : #Anarchy (2014)
#Oblivion (2013)
#AboutTime (2013)
New additions on @NetflixIndia..

#LesMisérables (2012)
#OneDay (2011)
#InglouriousBasterds (2009)
#DefinitelyMaybe (2008)
New additions on @NetflixIndia..

#KingKong (2005)
#BridgetJones : #TheEdgeOfReason (2004)
#OutOfSight (1998)
#Flipper (1996)
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Annual Thread (albeit a little late this year): What if 'Jaws' happened in an era when we all had Twitter? #Jaws #jaws45 Image
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BREAKING: A Sunday Night At the Movies

A Special Encore 'What Movie Are We Watching"

Starts SUNDAY at 9 p.m. for those who got a bit over their skis last night.
A little over 2 hours until 'What Movie Are We Watching'.

Seems like we'll have a full field of competitors tonight.

9 pm sharp. I've got a great one for ya.

COVID19 can't touch this game or us.
1 hour till 'What Movie Are We Watching'

Grab your girl and make a move to the couch now.
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Hoy toca hablar de PEL√ćCULAS que podr√≠an ser SECUELAS AP√ďCRIFAS de otras, pertenecer al mismo UNIVERSO o considerarse un WHAT IF de otras con las que no deber√≠an tener conexi√≥n.

Y no, no voy a hablar de los Vega de #PulpFiction y #ReservoirDogs.

Se avecina un peque√Īo #HILO ‚¨áÔłŹ‚¨áÔłŹ Image
#LaConversación (Paramount, 1974) de Coppola, con GENE HACKMAN y John Cazale.

#EnemigoP√ļblico (Touchstone, 1998) de Tony Scott, con Will Smith y GENE HACKMAN. ImageImage
(SPOILERS) Tras la muerte de su √ļltimo cliente y un amenazador mensaje, Harry Caul acaba cayendo en la locura y arrasa su casa en busca de MICROS y C√ĀMARAS.

25 a√Īos despu√©s, habiendo desaparecido y cambiado de nombre, recibir√° la visita del personaje de Smith en busca de AYUDA. ImageImage
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Watching JAWS, a movie about local politicians who refuse to shut down summer beaches despite imminent danger. ūü¶ą Image
The townspeople are NOT happy. #JAWS ūü¶ą Image
Yes, mama. They knew your little boy was at risk all along. #JAWS ūü¶ą
vanityfair.com/news/2020/04/d… ImageImageImageImage
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ICYMI back on Feb. 7, 2020, I published: "A Harvester of Sorrow ‚Äď First Wave of the SARS 2.0 Novel Coronavirus" / #COVID19 #1918Pandemic #Pandemic #Coronavirus #SARS traderstef.wordpress.com/2020/02/12/a-h‚Ķ Image
San Francisco had the 1918 flu under control. And then it lifted the restrictions #COVID19 #1918Pandemic #Pandemic #Coronavirus #SARS nbcnews.com/politics/polit…
#COVID19 #1918Pandemic #Pandemic #Coronavirus #2ndWave no kidding, use summer as a time to prep just in case, no matter what anyone says, bc a virus is much smarter than any of you...
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El mundo del cine y sus increíbles maravillas. Abrimos hilo sobre hechos, curiosidades y datos de cine que tanto fascinan. ¡Vamos allá!
#Cine #curiosidades #elMundoDelCine #hilo #DeshilachandoCine
En los discursos de aceptación de los Oscars, se le ha dado a Steven Spielberg las gracias más que a dios. Aquí están las estadísticas que a quienes se le han dado más las gracias con una estatuilla en la mano.
#Cine #Spielberg #elMundoDelCine #hilo #DeshilachandoCine #Oscars
La leyenda urbana de que todos los relojes en Pulp Fiction están parados a las 4:20 es falsa. Algunos sí, pero no todos ni mucho menos. Hay relojes importantes en la trama que ni de cerca.
#Cine #PulpFiction #elMundoDelCine #hilo #DeshilachandoCine #Tarantino
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