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Final flight of the Shuttle Endeavor. You can just see the Solar Beacon Heliostat at the top of the Bridge tower, though the beam was not pointed at the camera. Photo copyright Michael Kass

Solar Beacon on Sather Tower (the Campanile) from the Berkeley Marina.  Photo: John Vallerga

Solar Beacon on Sather Tower (the Campanile) from the Berkeley Marina. Photo: John Vallerga

Greg Dalton (left) and John Vallerga setting up the heliostat on the West side of the Sather Tower balcony.  (photo: Robert Lettieri)

Greg Dalton (left) and John Vallerga setting up the heliostat on the West side of the Sather Tower balcony. (photo: Robert Lettieri)

Solar Beacon captured during Race 14 of the America's Cup.  This frame came at minute 16:58 in the YouTube video:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HBJh84kUv3w&feature=c4-overview-vl&list=PL4jyS1DaVhX_4sSOARbcOObnqywOkRzYl

Solar Beacon captured during Race 14 of the America’s Cup. This frame came at minute 16:58 in the YouTube video:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HBJh84kUv3w&feature=c4-overview-vl&list=PL4jyS1DaVhX_4sSOARbcOObnqywOkRzYl

Heliotstat at the top of the South Tower of the Golden Gate Bridge. Photo by Pat Jelinksy.

Heliotstat at the top of the South Tower of the Golden Gate Bridge. Photo by Pat Jelinksy.

Solar Beacon from Tiburon.  Photo by Elliot Karlan.

Solar Beacon from Tiburon. Photo by Elliot Karlan.

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Solar Beacon at Sunset from Baker Beach. Photo by Elliot Karlan.

Solar Beacon from Mt. Diablo summit, 50km. away Photo: Ray Mengel

Close-up of the Solar Beacon mount prior to installation. Photo: Jason McPhate

Solar Beacon viewed from the Berkeley Marina, 28th May 2012. Photo: Adrian Martin

Solar Beacon from Emeryville Marina on 28th May 2012. Photo: Jason McPhate

North Tower zoom. Photo: Mark Lampert

 

Solar Beacon from Crissy Field      photo: Liliane Lijn

Solar Beacon on a Foggy day at the Bridge from Lawrence Hall of Science. Photo: Jason McPhate

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