Picture of the Week: AVweb's Flying Photography Showcase
Regional jet on approach to KMSN. Taken in DeForest, Wisconsin.
Taken with a borrowed Nikon D90 with an 80-400mm at 400mm. 1/125s, f/5.6, ISO 200. Resized to less than 1 MB with no other manipulations.
Husky at Heiner Field (Bedford, Wyoming)
Sony H-1 Cybershot.
Done for the Day
PA-12 at KPHT in Paris, Tennessee.
K200D/Tamron SP 17-35.
The CAF Heart of America Wing's Stearman out for some evening exercise.
Considerable Photoshop to control contrast.
Thorp T-18: Ready, Willing, and Able
Unmodified T-18 at 46NJ.
Nikon D80 70-300mm. Adobe Lightroom.
Flying Just North of Bakersfield
Photo was taken with an iPhone 4 and was slightly cropped.
1941 Staggerwing at Beechcraft Heritage Museum (Tullahoma, Tennessee)
Shot with Canon 5D Mk II; Canon 28mm-300mmL series zoom lens.
January 5, 2013. Delivering from Falcon Field, Arizona to Show Low, Arizona via Piper Cherokee.
Camera: W220 Sony Cybershot.
No adjustments to photo.
Ahhh — Magnificent End to a Late-Day Flight!
No photo touch-ups — just Mother Nature and a 1948 Piper Vagabond reveling in their glowing grandeur!
Oh! I Have Slipped the Surly Bonds of Earth ...
It is hard not to think of the poem "High Flight," written by John G. Magee on September 3, 1941, with the clear blue sky.
Taken at the Caesar Creek Soaring Club in southwest Ohio.
As shot with Kodak DX6490.