Picture of the Week: AVweb's Flying Photography Showcase

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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.

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Catching the Day's Last Rays!

My Cessna 170B shot by Josh Kneer (Nikon D5100) from his Cessna 180 while on a gorgeous flight over So. Cal.

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Chicken Strip

Sunrise in the Saline Valley with a full moon getting ready to set. Camping at the Chicken Strip on March 7.

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The Once and Future Hangar Queen

I did the Kennedy Space Center tour back in January, and it included the Vehicle Assembly Building. Inside was Endeavor being prepped for delivery. I'm hoping to get some great shots of Discovery being delivered to the Udvar-Hazy next week. (Ed. Note: E. J.'s photo was submitted a few weeks back.)

Shot with a Canon T1i; cropped and contrast adjusted.

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ATR 72

ATR 72 in Danube Wings, flying with one engine turned off.

Edited in Photoshop Elements.

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Kinda Makes You Want to Go Flying ...

Taken at KITR.

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"Cookie"

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Lifting Off

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Sitting Pretty at Burke Lakefront Airport

On the ramp at Burke Lakefront Airport on a beautiful VFR day in Ohio (which doesn't happen very often)!

No manipulation; iPad 2 camera.

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Taking in the Night Life

A friend took this picture of me flying our Caravan over Miami. About 500 AGL over the boat show.

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Sikorsky S-58JT

Tail rotor of a Sikorsky S-58JT.

Taken with a Canon EOS 40D with EF28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM with exposure 1/100, F-stop 10/1 ISO 400, and focal length 28/1.

More of my work can be found at SportFlight.net.

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On Final for Totegegie Atoll

This photo was taken by Matevž Lenarčič on final for Totegegie Atoll in the south Pacific on February 23, 2012, after an 11-hour, 1720-mile flight from Easter Island.

Image rotated and cropped by Kyle McCormick.

Ed. Note: Visit WorldGreenFlight.com to learn more.

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Somebody's Hometown Enroute to Mine

Shot with an iPhone 4 enroute recently from LAS to IND.

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