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by fawlty
Sun 11 Sep 2011, 7:42 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: One from Leuchars
Replies: 3
Views: 915

Re: One from Leuchars

Nice! I saw some of the Reds punching both arms in the air and otherwise exuberantly applauding the Patrouille de France as they taxied past the intersection where the Reds were parked up on arrival. A heartening sight.
by fawlty
Sun 11 Sep 2011, 7:23 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Leuchars 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 2459

Re: Leuchars 2011

Lovely pictures. The Gripen photo speaks volumes as regards the conditions during that 30 minute spell of Scotch Mist :heyhey:
by fawlty
Thu 08 Sep 2011, 1:08 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: White Hercules at Aberdeen 7/9/11
Replies: 7
Views: 1513

White Hercules at Aberdeen 7/9/11

I spotted a plain white Hercules that seemed to be parked up on or near to the threshold of the 23 runway late yesterday afternoon. Couldn't see any national insignia or other markings on it but there was a reg mark, just my eyes were too dim to discern the letters therein! Anyone know any more abou...
by fawlty
Thu 17 Sep 2009, 7:39 pm
Forum: 'Golden Oldies' Photos
Topic: Along the fence in Eastern Germany #7, 16th Air Army
Replies: 8
Views: 8420

Re: Along the fence in Eastern Germany #7, 16th Air Army

Thanks for posting these and also for the detail in your website. It must have been something else to see those planes in real life :drool:
by fawlty
Tue 15 Sep 2009, 9:26 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Inverted Vulcan, Leuchars 2009
Replies: 22
Views: 3333

Re: Inverted Vulcan, Leuchars 2009

that top one is fake because the glare of the sun is on the bottom of the pic so u no its been flipped Wrong my friend. The steep angle of the photographer's lens combined with the steep bank of the Vulcan with the sun directly to the south of it results in an apparently inverted aircraft with sunl...
by fawlty
Tue 15 Sep 2009, 11:36 am
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Three of My Favourites from Leuchars '09
Replies: 4
Views: 990

Re: Three of My Favourites from Leuchars '09

That first shot is fantastic - truly demonstrates that it is the photographer who makes the photograph, not the camera! Well done :clap: :clap: