Image Cache: Long exposure shots always make nighttime scenes look futuristic. This isn't a frame from a science fiction movie, then, but rather US Coast Guard members shooting a 50 calibre machine gun at night aboard Coast Guard Cutter Stratton. Browse through the cool photos, animations and diagrams in Gizmodo's Image Cache here. Image: Petty Officer Bryan Goff/U.S. Coast Guard
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