Picture of the Week: AVweb's Flying Photography Showcase
Just Like Old Times
This is the first air-to-air photo shoot of the recently completed Golden Age Air Museum Sopwith Pup. Photo taken by Kenny Lisle from Eric Lunger's J-3C65.
A Shark Swimming on Grass!
Shark microlight near Lisbon, Portugal
Taken in the Sutter Basin, northern California.
Go-Fast End of an F-15
Taken at Arctic Thunder 2012 at Elmendorf Air Force Base.
Canon T2i with Tamron 18-280 lens. Cropped and processed in LightRoom.
Our glider had just released from the Pawnee tow plane, which is steep-diving with its rope over the little town of Biere near Montricher Air Field.
Photo taken with a Pentax K5 camera at 1/500 sec, F 22, focal length 190 mm. The image was just slightly re-centered and the original file reduced to under 1 MB.
Starting a loop with the AeroShell team during their show practice routine. What a rush!
Looking east over Monument Valley during an early morning overflight in the Bonanza.
Nikon D70; non-retouched.
A Moment Alone
Picture taken from open door in the An2 (D-FONL) on the way to a so-called "Flugtag." This was over Eiffel.
Camera: 80€ Casio :-)
Taken at Gillespsie Field in El Cajon, California.
Endeavor's Final Flight — Over Los Angeles
The space shuttle Endeavor, on the back of NASA's shuttle carrier aircraft and flanked by an F-18 escort, circled low over Los Angeles on September 21.
This photo was taken with a Canon T2i and 100-400mm lens from an altitude of 5,500' (about 3,000' overhead). Level adjustments and reduced for file size.
Taken September 30 near Melbourne, Florida from Velocity N255DM with an iPhone 4S.
Doug Hamilton's Lockeed 12A
Doug Hamilton's shiny Lockheed 12A at the recent Jamestown Air Show in the mid-north of South Australia on October 13-14, 2012.
Pentax DSLR. Changed from color to B&W.
Snowbird Engine Start
Canadian Snowbird starting engines at the Fort Worth Alliance Air Show, October 2012. Taken by my sister Tracie Lyons.
Canon EOS 5D, Mark III.