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by Andyph
Mon 22 Nov 2021, 4:38 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hours Photo Comp: Topics List and Current Winners
Replies: 22
Views: 4489

Re: 48 Hours Photo Comp: Topics List and Current Winners

I thought recently I'm done with this - decent topics get hard to find and not many entries to be seen.

I doubt I would join in often if it continues in present form.

I think it would be better to do a monthly comp .

just my 2p worth.
by Andyph
Sun 21 Nov 2021, 7:19 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.
Replies: 3645
Views: 169487

Re: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.

Do not have the vaccine then. I will go with my GPs advice he said not to so thats that, places like RIAT or others like travel better not be funny with me about not getting it. I suspect that an up to date vaccine passport may become a condition of sale for all sorts of things; remember that a &qu...
by Andyph
Sun 21 Nov 2021, 7:05 am
Forum: Warbird & Classic Jet Photos
Topic: Nelson Airport 100th Anniversary
Replies: 2
Views: 492

Nelson Airport 100th Anniversary

100 Years of flight in Nelson NZ, Had a couple of hours at the airport. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51674407959_f1eec19f0b_h.jpg IMG_0605 by Andy Heap , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51669743327_9e20311993_h.jpg IMG_0909 by Andy Heap , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/...
by Andyph
Mon 07 Dec 2020, 5:19 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48hr Photo Comp: Let's Burn Rubber
Replies: 21
Views: 818

Re: 48hr Photo Comp: Let's Burn Rubber

ImageIMG_5780-01 by Andy Heap, on Flickr

Must be some rubber in the dust!
by Andyph
Thu 03 Dec 2020, 11:33 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Vipers!
Replies: 33
Views: 968

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Vipers!

I remember going to Greenham and Mildenhall in the early 80s and being so keen to see an F-16 - my dad being wise said "one day it will be Tornados and F-16s - Enjoy the F-4s and F-104 while you can!" https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48842245046_a8f83726dc_h.jpg IMG_2035 by Andy Heap , ...
by Andyph
Thu 03 Dec 2020, 9:46 am
Forum: General Photography
Topic: shorty's are back **update**
Replies: 5
Views: 416

Re: shorty's are back

Beautiful bird - Beautiful shots
by Andyph
Wed 02 Dec 2020, 5:21 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Gatekeepers
Replies: 24
Views: 843

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Gatekeepers

This Huey was at the entrance to Tan Son Nhut (Saigon) Airport. And this is how Communist Vietnam uses the old weapons of the enemy ! https://live.staticflickr.com/793/39544726340_dbd32531a0_h.jpg IMG_8282 by Andy Heap , on Flickr and this Bristol Freighter is a gateguard at Omaka Airfield near Blen...
by Andyph
Mon 30 Nov 2020, 8:32 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.
Replies: 3645
Views: 169487

Re: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Professor Gabriel Scally, a public health expert at Bristol University, today slammed the proposals, warning there was 'no point' in having a very merry Christmas only to 'then bury friends and relations in January and February'. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/new...
by Andyph
Mon 30 Nov 2020, 6:17 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hours Photo Competition - Two of the same but different
Replies: 21
Views: 850

Re: 48 Hours Photo Competition - Two of the same but different

ZA947 Seen at IAT 1985, she was still in A&AEE Raspberry Ripple colours. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50661910637_eda9939150_o.jpg Dakota ZA947 by Andrew Shaw , on Flickr Andy I'm pretty the Dak is Farnborough's machine - RAE!!!! not them lazy buggers at A+AEE - Can't remember they had o...
by Andyph
Sun 29 Nov 2020, 5:48 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.
Replies: 3645
Views: 169487

Re: COVID-19: Your Thoughts and it's effects on you.

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Professor Gabriel Scally, a public health expert at Bristol University, today slammed the proposals, warning there was 'no point' in having a very merry Christmas only to 'then bury friends and relations in January and February'. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/new...
by Andyph
Sun 29 Nov 2020, 12:21 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hours Photo Competition - Two of the same but different
Replies: 21
Views: 850

Re: 48 Hours Photo Competition - Two of the same but different

P-51 ZK-TAF in the colours of the RNZAF Territorial Air Force https://live.staticflickr.com/879/40621824344_6956f36422_h.jpg 388 by Andy Heap , on Flickr and here - well - kind of hard to work out what nationality it is depicting... https://live.staticflickr.com/885/40621822224_26ab1dbb06_b.jpg 388a...
by Andyph
Thu 26 Nov 2020, 5:40 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hr Photo Comp - Lost Locations
Replies: 27
Views: 1212

Re: 48 Hr Photo Comp - Lost Locations

Top Theme! This is the East side of the M6 Pass - but got too popular and was put out of bounds by the farmer https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49965611188_ed8460050e_h.jpg IMG_4509-01 - Copy by Andy Heap , on Flickr RNZAF Wigram - which was NZ's version of Hendon - so much so that it has the Air ...
by Andyph
Mon 23 Nov 2020, 6:31 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hours Photo Comp: Autumn conditions
Replies: 20
Views: 868

Re: 48 Hours Photo Comp: Autumn conditions

Autumn at Lake Wanaka. Totally awesome watching the Catalina do a water landing and takeoff prior to the Airshow https://live.staticflickr.com/886/40409101975_0a10186180_h.jpg IMG_5824 by Andy Heap , on Flickr Air NZ 737 on approach to Queenstown over the Shotover river https://live.staticflickr.com...
by Andyph
Sat 21 Nov 2020, 4:59 am
Forum: General Photography
Topic: New Zealand Birds
Replies: 7
Views: 660

Re: New Zealand Birds

Most are shy but this Tui seems quite fearless https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50626852657_0773d1c3f4_h.jpg IMG_5530 by Andy Heap , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50625954298_dcd0e01003_h.jpg IMG_5593 by Andy Heap , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50626704136_f619e56...
by Andyph
Sat 21 Nov 2020, 4:14 am
Forum: General Photography
Topic: Red Squirrels in Scotland
Replies: 5
Views: 290

Re: Red Squirrels in Scotland

what is it with all these amazing photo session from Scotland at the moment - just fantastic!
by Andyph
Thu 19 Nov 2020, 12:01 am
Forum: General Photography
Topic: Wildlife on the Isle of Mull
Replies: 11
Views: 717

Re: Wildlife on the Isle of Mull

Beautiful photography. - Top class Peter

Out of interest how fast a shutter speed?

makes me put doing this on the list next time I come back to the UK
by Andyph
Wed 18 Nov 2020, 3:31 am
Forum: General Photography
Topic: UK Landscape Tour
Replies: 12
Views: 581

Re: UK Landscape Tour

Thanks all, much appreciated Just wondering if you can run us through your processing workflow - I'm picking you are doing a little more than exposure and sharpness? Yes, just a little bit more! I'm constantly developing my workflow as far as landscapes are concerned and am finding myself using Lig...
by Andyph
Wed 18 Nov 2020, 2:51 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48hr Photo Comp: Open Canopies
Replies: 37
Views: 1373

Re: 48hr Photo Comp: Open Canopies

Great entries so far! and there was me thinking the good subjects have gone! USN Navy F-4B in the Hanoi Air Force Museum - The canopy you can see is apparently from an F-105 and on backwards! https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/41311440722_89bf49206e_h.jpg Hanoi Air Force Museum by Andy Heap , on Fl...
by Andyph
Tue 17 Nov 2020, 7:01 am
Forum: General Photography
Topic: UK Landscape Tour
Replies: 12
Views: 581

Re: UK Landscape Tour

Those are amazing Shaun!

Just wondering if you can run us through your processing workflow - I'm picking you are doing a little more than exposure and sharpness?


Cheers

Andy
by Andyph
Tue 17 Nov 2020, 4:46 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Monochrome
Replies: 54
Views: 1432

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Monochrome

I do wonder if this is running out of puff in it's current form? seems like less entries and the subjects (by necessity ) get vaguer - 48 Hour Comp - Mildenhall operating RWY 29 on a Tuesday afternoon. I wonder how you can get more people to post - perhaps reduce the 48hrs to weekly - perhaps not ha...
by Andyph
Sat 14 Nov 2020, 8:14 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Monochrome
Replies: 54
Views: 1432

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Monochrome

Spitfire attack!

Image383 (1) by Andy Heap, on Flickr

I presume it qualifies ?
by Andyph
Thu 12 Nov 2020, 9:11 am
Forum: European Events
Topic: No Luchtmachtdagen 2021
Replies: 3
Views: 1438

Re: No Luchtmachtdagen 2021

I have a feeling that this signals the decline of the big public airshows. I think the UK is likely to follow this format with fewer and fewer big shows. We did that a long time ago. It was called the 1990s, most died shortly after the Gulf War. Totally - 1 and 1/2 big shows in the UK these day by ...
by Andyph
Thu 12 Nov 2020, 6:28 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Wings and Wheels!
Replies: 23
Views: 1066

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Wings and Wheels!

The famous Caribou Wheelbarrow short finals approach - just do a touch and go on the nose wheels https://live.staticflickr.com/785/40458772995_2fe254342b_h.jpg 431 by Andy Heap , on Flickr Landing with the wheels up! https://live.staticflickr.com/879/26479112017_475f39059a_h.jpg 201 by Andy Heap , o...
by Andyph
Sat 07 Nov 2020, 5:52 am
Forum: General Photography
Topic: New Zealand Birds
Replies: 7
Views: 660

Re: New Zealand Birds

Thanks Gents
by Andyph
Fri 06 Nov 2020, 11:18 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Twin-Stick
Replies: 28
Views: 1128

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Twin-Stick

It had a radio failure at Boscombe on the Saturday - needed a flare to land Don't remember it at Fairford - either I have forgot or it must have been tucked away in the static - I often didn't cover all the static in those days - Static's is not really my thing and by the time you had yomped for hou...