Picture of the Week
Danny DeBerger of Beech Grove, IN kicks off this installment of pictures with one, two, three reasons to click through for more reader-submitted photos.
On the Tarmac
Danny DeBurger of Beech Grove, IN
EAA Ford TriMotor on the tarmac at Greenwood Airport in Greenwood, Indiana.
Taken with a GE X400 digital camera on auto setting.
Everyone's Happy at YCAB
Nick Maylor of Montville, Queensland (Australia)
Happy face at YCAB (Caboolture Air Field, Queensland, Australia).
Glider Launch Sequence
Scott Thomason of Greer, SC
Sequence of a Carolina Soaring Association glider winch launch at Spartanburg, South Carolina.
Taken with Nikon D5100; composed with Photoshop.
Doug Eatman of Vero Beach, FL
Taken during the Region 5 North glider race in Perry, South Carolina.
Cropped slightly to get below 1 MB file size; no other manipulation.
No TSA Here
Forrest D. Fasig of Dayton, NV
Gabbs International Airport in Gabbs, Nevada.
Monsoon Season in Central Arizona at 17,500'
Edd Weninger of Overgaard, AZ
Canon 20Da. Cropped and resized for monitor wallpaper.
... for which it's well-suited! — ed.
Still Nature, But Live Flight
Gilbert Benzonana of Grand Lancy, Geneva (Switzerland)
Winglet reflection on the wing of a DG-1000 glider during a late afternoon flight.
Photo taken with a Pentax Optio P80 at 1/500, F 4.1, focal length 60 mm. No other modification than reduction of the original file to under 1 MB.
Rocky Mountain Sunset
Nathan Zieman of Parkland, FL
Van's RV-7 at 14,500' 60 miles west of Denver, preparing to land at KSBS.
Unedited; iPhone 5.
Cessna 170 at Denali Private Air Strip
Keith Getz of Raleigh, NC
September 2012 at Denali private air strip (AK06).
Ten Brand-New Trainers, Ready for Delivery
Dave Lamb of Vero Beach, FL
Taken in the morning at first light. They left two by two with a chase plane all morning and afternoon June 14, 2013 — but were close-packed in formation for a company photo in the morning.
Cropped and brightened with Microsoft Office viewer.
Pre-Dawn Flight Over Zion
Ney Grant of Pollock Pines, CA
This is from a motor-mounted GoPro, shot over Zion before dawn.
Relaxing in the Hangar
Randy Banta of Central Point, OR
Return from Sun 'n Fun
Roger Mullins of Keystone Heights, FL
On the Tarmac
Danny DeBurger of Beech Grove, IN EAA Ford TriMotor on the tarmac at Greenwood Airport in Greenwood, Indiana. Taken with a GE X400 digital camera on auto setting.