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RE: Sue Photos Online (Good ones!)



>Hey all,
>It's some what coincidental that George and Tracy have been complaining
>about photos and news shots of Sue....  Just earlier today I posted a whole
>bunch of photos I took last week when I had the chance to view the mount of
>Sue.  You can see these at http://www.geocities.com/stegob/suephotos.html
>
>Great photo's by the way. I checked them out and who ever made the skull
>made it to low. I don't think they corrected the compression correctly. It
>looks way to much like Herrerasaurus.
>Now the public will be mislead into thinking how 'Sue' looked.
>Tracy

Well - the preps did the reconstruction, but under my advice.  And I stand
by that reconstruction.  There was no way to make the snout any deeper.
The real skull is on exhibit on the second floor if y'all want to do some
comparing.


chris





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