AVweb's Picture of the Week ...
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Seaplanes and air shows and fighters and — well, you just wouldn't believe the great stuff we got in the "POTW" contest this week! And as much as we hate to repeat a theme the very next week, we just had to award this week's grand prize (an authentic AVweb staff baseball hat) to Lacey Hartje for his dynamic ultralight photo. EAA readers, take note — this is the kind of shot that belongs on a Sport Pilot brochure!
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copyright © Lacey Hartje
"Love at First Flight"
Lacey Hartje of Redmond, Washington snapped this photo of a friend flying his
Aerolite 103 — it was the friend's first experience in an ultralight, and "he loved it," reports Lacey
AVweb continues to receive a large number of excellent images for our POTW contest. Here are some of the runners-up. Click on the links below to view larger versions.
"Cook Cleland's Cleveland Air Racer No. 57"
No, it's not a tongue-twister — it's our "PotW" runner-up from photographer
Robert Burns of Mauckport, Indiana. "[A] beautiful airplane and a great sunny
day helped to make this photo one that I really liked," writes Bob.
Used with permission of Bryon Stoll
Bryon Stoll of New London, Wisconsin pulls no punches
in this action-packed air show photo from AirVenture '04 — one
of our favorite Oshkosh photos to date!
sorry for the lack of a super-sized, high-res
photo here but this was the only copy Byron sent
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A Reminder About Copyrights: Please take a moment to consider the source of your image before submitting to our "Picture of the Week" contest. If you did not take the photo yourself, ask yourself if you are indeed authorized to release publication rights to AVweb. If you're uncertain, consult the POTW Rules or send us an e-mail.