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Old 17th August 2016, 08:07 AM   #1
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Question Ghost Caught On Camera at Police Station

https://youtu.be/Qw6iPBb5cqo

According to the guy from the Top15 channel, skeptics have not yet debunked this. When I typed in google "Ghost caught on camera at police station debunked" I got nothing.

I don't know if CGI's can be used on security footage but if this is the case, then I wonder if these guys got fired when their chief found out...

Either the camera isn't working properly or someone's been tampering with it to sneak in and steal something (this could be a burglar.). That's what I'm thinking.

CT mode on: "Or it's an MIB from Area 51 that's been testing out the latest cloaking software!!!1! " CT mode off.
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Old 17th August 2016, 08:40 AM   #2
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Originally Posted by tinribmancer View Post
https://youtu.be/Qw6iPBb5cqo

According to the guy from the Top15 channel, skeptics have not yet debunked this. When I typed in google "Ghost caught on camera at police station debunked" I got nothing.

I don't know if CGI's can be used on security footage but if this is the case, then I wonder if these guys got fired when their chief found out...

Either the camera isn't working properly or someone's been tampering with it to sneak in and steal something (this could be a burglar.). That's what I'm thinking.

CT mode on: "Or it's an MIB from Area 51 that's been testing out the latest cloaking software!!!1! " CT mode off.

I will have a stab at debunking it for the chap at Top 15 channel.

"There is no such thing as Ghosts, therefore it cannot be a Ghost"

Job done
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Old 17th August 2016, 08:53 AM   #3
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Old 17th August 2016, 09:02 AM   #4
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Originally Posted by learner View Post
I will have a stab at debunking it for the chap at Top 15 channel.

"There is no such thing as Ghosts, therefore it cannot be a Ghost"

Job done
In one of his videos, he sounds really pissed (or atleast an attempt at being pissed, since his voice reminds me of someone with a depression.) about how skeptics debunk every ghost story saying: "what's wrong with believing in the paranormal?"

Forgot which video it is...
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Old 17th August 2016, 09:34 AM   #5
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Funny how the seconds on the clock stop incrementing mid clip, no?

Didn't strike you as odd, no?
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Old 17th August 2016, 09:37 AM   #6
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I saw an insect crawling on the camera lens
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Old 17th August 2016, 10:19 AM   #7
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Originally Posted by abaddon View Post
Funny how the seconds on the clock stop incrementing mid clip, no?

Didn't strike you as odd, no?
Seriously? Didn't even notice that.

Then again, the video is (as every single "ghost" video) in bad quality. I can hardly see the timer.

The insect looks like a fly.
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Old 17th August 2016, 10:21 AM   #8
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Originally Posted by tinribmancer View Post
Seriously? Didn't even notice that.

Then again, the video is (as every single "ghost" video) in bad quality. I can hardly see the timer.

The insect looks like a fly.
Yup. 17...18...19...20...20...20...20 and so forth.
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Old 17th August 2016, 11:39 AM   #9
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Part of my job is watching security cameras. With digital cameras there is something called a logic chip, it is key for the digital brain in interpreting the image. I don't pretend to know how it works, but I do know that some logic chips are better than others, and they all tend to do weird things as they age (5 years or older with 24/7 use).

You see the footage hiccup, and then a faint white blob. That's caused by the logic chip trying to keep up with inaccurate data after what looks like a power surge.

Also, a red flag is that this is a secondary recording made off of a screen showing the original. Many questions arise from this fact. The person recording doesn't have authorization or access or both to the original footage nor official software to copy the footage.
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Old 17th August 2016, 11:42 AM   #10
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Seemed to be pretty well debunked in the comments under the video.
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Old 17th August 2016, 11:43 AM   #11
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I did not bother to open the video, but if I heard there was a ghost at a police station I'd consider it likely the spirit of justice, roaming homeless.
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Old 17th August 2016, 03:38 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by Crossbow View Post
Call the 'Ghost Busters'! They ain't afraid of no ghost.
Only misogynists.
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Old 17th August 2016, 10:29 PM   #13
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Originally Posted by bruto View Post
I did not bother to open the video, but if I heard there was a ghost at a police station I'd consider it likely the spirit of justice, roaming homeless.
The only reason the video is available is 'cos the ghost was white so the police didn't shoot it.
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Old 17th August 2016, 10:41 PM   #14
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Looks like either an out of focus person or a bug on the lens. I'm favoring a grossly out of focus bug on the lens.

Notice at first you have an in focus shot, then when said thing moves across the scene, suddenly it's totally out of focus.
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Old 18th August 2016, 03:55 AM   #15
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The title "OMG, look! A Ghost" will prime you to see a person with a head, arms and legs, moving stealtily across a floor.
When they would say: "Can you spot the out-of-focus spider" you will see the typical scurrying of a small arthropod across the cam lense.



(I totally stole this from one of the comments)
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Old 19th August 2016, 05:19 AM   #16
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Originally Posted by tinribmancer View Post
https://youtu.be/Qw6iPBb5cqo

According to the guy from the Top15 channel, skeptics have not yet debunked this. When I typed in google "Ghost caught on camera at police station debunked" I got nothing.

I don't know if CGI's can be used on security footage but if this is the case, then I wonder if these guys got fired when their chief found out...

Either the camera isn't working properly or someone's been tampering with it to sneak in and steal something (this could be a burglar.). That's what I'm thinking.
It's a bug moving across the lens. The bokeh effect is pronounced, which makes it look ghostly and out of focus.
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Originally Posted by tinribmancer View Post
https://youtu.be/Qw6iPBb5cqo

According to the guy from the Top15 channel, skeptics have not yet debunked this. When I typed in google "Ghost caught on camera at police station debunked" I got nothing.

I don't know if CGI's can be used on security footage but if this is the case, then I wonder if these guys got fired when their chief found out...

Either the camera isn't working properly or someone's been tampering with it to sneak in and steal something (this could be a burglar.). That's what I'm thinking.

CT mode on: "Or it's an MIB from Area 51 that's been testing out the latest cloaking software!!!1! " CT mode off.
Its not a "ghost" surveilance tapes often show a bit of whatever they taped before the tape was taped over.
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Originally Posted by tinribmancer View Post
https://youtu.be/Qw6iPBb5cqo

According to the guy from the Top15 channel, skeptics have not yet debunked this. When I typed in google "Ghost caught on camera at police station debunked" I got nothing.

I don't know if CGI's can be used on security footage but if this is the case, then I wonder if these guys got fired when their chief found out...

Either the camera isn't working properly or someone's been tampering with it to sneak in and steal something (this could be a burglar.). That's what I'm thinking.

CT mode on: "Or it's an MIB from Area 51 that's been testing out the latest cloaking software!!!1! " CT mode off.
I'm not sure skeptics have anything they need to debunk.
It's a massive leap from seeing a blurred figure on a video to "when you die you turn into a ghost, and you still look like you, and at least some of your personality remains, and you can be videoed"
The video is evidence of what it shows, be it blurred figure or blurred bug. Once the claimant has set out the case for this being a ghost, and provided evidence for that, then there is something to debunk.
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Old 20th August 2016, 02:40 AM   #19
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Bizarre coincidence - about 20 minutes ago, I was explaining to someone that ghost stories are big at the moment, on the back of this idiotic nonsense hitting a local paper today: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/lifestyle/...ectid=11665531

Three months ago, this even-worse garbage did the rounds.

Maybe it's the case that real life is so weird in some minds that a little supernatural looks attractive?
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There's nothing to debunk. It is low resolution, compressed, blurry video footage of low-resolution video footage showing either an artifact or an otherwise easy-to-hoax visual effect.
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Originally Posted by EHocking View Post
The only reason the video is available is 'cos the ghost was white so the police didn't shoot it.
And the response that would happen if they shot the ghost: #blackafterlivesmatter
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