Picture of the Week: AVweb's Flying Photography Showcase
Photo taken while kayaking on Lake Ouachita, Arkansas.
Nikon D-300. Nikon 300mm f-4 aperture, priority f4 ss 1/2000s, iso 200 ev +.7
Tragic New Year's Day Plane Crash in Central Illinois Due to High Winds
This aircraft "landed" along Hwy 281 outside Johnson City.
Photo resized for submission.
An Aresti Card for a Helicopter?
You don't see too many Aresti cards (aerobatic sequence diagram) in helicopters other than Chuck Aaron's Red Bull helicopter.
This is a high dynamic range (HDR) shot of the cockpit of a C-46. This aircraft was purchased by the city of Monroe, North Carolina. More shots of this aircraft (and many more) at HDRRides.com.
U.S. Air Sunset
Taken in the flight levels southwest of Charlotte, North Carolina on my way home for Christmas, December 23, 2011.
No manipulations; iPhone 4 camera.
The sky is the limit.
FISK VFR Arrival to OSH During AirVenture
An airplane headed to Wittman Regional Airport (OSH) for AirVenture 2011 flies over FISK after receiving transition instructions into the traffic pattern.
Image taken from our glider on tow behind a Piper Pawnee over the Swiss Jura Mountains near Montricher Air Field.
Photo taken with a Pentax K10D camera at 1/1000 sec, F 9.5, focal length 85mm. Original file slightly cropped and reduced to under 1 MB.
Shot with Nikon D40X in the Adirondacks. Minor manipulations via GIMP (saturation).
Taxiing Back ...
Nikon D5000. Sigma150-500. Zoom 400mm, F/6.3, 1/1000.
Col. Jack Wilhite in his Mig 17. KBJC, Broomfield, Colorado. August 2010.
Wurtsboro, New York (N82).
No digital manipulation. Taken with Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS.