Each week, we go through dozens (and sometimes hundreds) of reader-submitted photos and pick the very best to share with you on Thursday mornings and one photo that stands above the others is awarded an AVweb baseball cap as our "Picture of the Week." Want to see your photo here? Click here to submit it to our weekly contest.
Super Cub RanchoAero (Chico, CA)
Joel Dacus of Reno, NV
Clean shot taken with a Cannon G9. No changes except resized. Taken April 17, 2011 at RanchoAero Airport (Chico, California).
While driving to Matanuska Glacier, my son and I "stumbled upon" this little piece of paradise just south of Palmer, Alaska. Shot with my Nikon Coolpix 3200. Cropped and slightly enhanced with Apple iPhoto.
Blue Angels in Tailhook-Down Landing Configuration
Ian Nigel Evans of Lakeville, MA
Sun 'n Fun, April 2, 2011. Photo has been converted from camera Raw format, cropped, and reduced to 1920x1536. Shot with a Canon EOS 7D plus Canon EF100-400mm zoom lens @ 275mm focal length, 1/1600s, f/5.6, ISO 160.
Gilbert Benzonana of Grand-Lancy, Geneva (Switzerland)
ASK21 glider at rest on the grass strip of the Montricher Air Field near Geneva. Photo taken with a Pentax Optio P80 camera at 1/1000 sec, F 2.8, focal length 6 mm. No other modification than reduction of the original file to under 1 MB.
Picture is of Greg Connell Air Show's "Pitts Model 12," taken end of the day in South Carolina over "Twin Lakes." Photo credit: Dean Wingard, Nikon D90 18-105 with Nikon lens; sized in Photoshop. I'm an amateur photographer who likes to fly and take photos of cool planes.