Picture of the Week: AVweb's Flying Photography Showcase
Blue Angels Inbound
The Blue Angels fly over the Coronado Bay Bridge, kicking off the Centennial of Naval Aviation's Parade of Flight at NAS North Island Saturday, February 12. (Cropped and color-corrected from the original; shot from 10,000 feet overhead.)
This Hawker was left on the ramp when OKC was hit with an ice storm in late January 2010. The entire left side of the aircraft was coated in over an inch of ice.
Which Way Is Up?
Blue Angels at Reno Air Races 2009. Canon 50D.
Central Borneo Medicac
Cessna 185F being loaded with a heart patient from Central Kalimantan, Indonesia to be flown to a larger hospital. Canon T2i.
PA31T Landing Roll
Shot on San Pedro de Atacama Airfield in Chile. Clean pic, Sony Alpha 300.
J3 Ski-Plane Barnstorm
Winter fun in Buffalo! Taken at Clarence Aerodrome, not far from the Flight 3407 site in Clarence, New York.
B-25 in Formation
Picture as taken in 1991 when I flew as copilot for G&M Aircraft on Air Tanker Contract for Wood Buffalo National Park, based in Ft. Smith, Northwest Territories, Canada.
Just in the Target
Helicopter exercise during one of the meetings for the 100th anniversary of the Swiss Aero Club in the airport of Grenchen near Bern, Switzerland. Photo taken with a Canon Power Shot G6 camera at 1/650 sec, F 5.6, focal length 29mm. No other modification of the original file than recentering of the photo with reduction to under 1 MB.
PA-11 in Chino Hangar
Piper PA-11 in Chino, California hangar with early morning sun streaming through the man door.
My brother-in-law, Michael Horn, took this picture from their house near Toulouse, France, and I told him we've gotta sent this in to you guys!
Ed. Note: Good call, Todd!
F4U Corsair at AirVenture
A Vought F4U Corsair sitting on Scotts Warbird Alley at AirVenture 2010.
Downwind at Montgomery
14-year-old Caleb experiencing flight from the left seat at Montgomery Field, San Diego.
An old Mallard getting some work done at KPMP.