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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C-5 Horizontal Stabilizer for Lunch

Taken at the March ARB air show.

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Starduster 1 Fly-By

At my home field.

Taken with my iPhone 4.

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Discovery at Rest

Discovery's journey is complete.

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Pacer at Deer Camp

A Piper Pacer sitting at home at a remote deer camp in northern Minnesota.

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Milkshakes and Gasoline

Fields Station, Oregon.

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Just Filling Her Up at the Local Gas Station


Size reduction. Nikon D7000.

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Enterprise Piggyback Flight to JFK

Enterprise on her piggyback flight over Liberty State Park in New Jersey.

Taken with Sony A200 DSLR; zoom lens around 100mm. Adjusted for size only.

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Guess Who?

Caught this shot on my afternoon walk. Above Santa Ynez.

Cropped for better fit.

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First Oshkosh

Steve Searle Jr. flies Steve Searle IV to his first AirVenture in his Marquart Charger.

Shot with Canon Sureshot; composited in Photoshop.

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Old Timer Waiting to Fly

I took this photo at Blakesburg, Iowa at the Antique Aircraft Association Museum Hangar in November 2012.

No changes to photo.

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Seymour Johnson AFB Open House, 1987

Photo converted from film; originally shot with Canon A-1.

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King of the Air

King Air B20 at KGBD.

Taken with Nikon D60; no alterations.

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KSEZ (Sedona) 21 departure.

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Warbirds Over the Beach 2012

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End of a Perfect Day in Michigan

Bonanza V35.

Taken with a Nikon D70s en route to Bellaire from southeast Michigan. No manipulations.

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We Went Around This Montana Supercell

100-nm detour around this supercell returning from Oshkosh in 2011.

Taken with iPhone 3 GS; unretouched.

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"I Love to Fly with Daddy!"

Katelynne Tevis (three years old) takes her first flight in her own seat in a powered parachute. She loves it as much as Mommy. (Her first flight was on Mommy's lap before she was two.)

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