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Re: Sue Photos Online (Good ones!)



On Sun, 28 May 2000 17:48:10   chris brochu wrote:
>OK, before people start doing what I sense people are thinking of doing,
>let me say this - there is nothing in Sue's skeleton to indicate it is
>anything other than a very large, very mature specimen of Tyrannosaurus rex
>Osborn 1905.  As far as I can tell, there is exactly one tyrannosaurid
>known from the Hell Creek Formation - Tyrannosaurus rex Osborn 1905.  That
>Sue's snout was a little narrower than in the AMNH specimen means only that
>- its snout is a little narrower.  And with all due respect to Steve
>Brusatte (whose photos are excellent), none of the shots are dead-lateral
>images, and so the profiles are a bit distorted.

This makes me a bit upset, since I had a shot or two that were dead-lateral, 
but the lighting on them was even worse than on some of the photos I took from 
the balcony. The flash batteries went dead on me!  

Steve


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