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by SuffolkBlue
Thu 22 Oct 2020, 9:32 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48hr Photo Comp - RAF Harrier
Replies: 28
Views: 869

Re: 48hr Photo Comp - RAF Harrier

Pretty much every photo I have of an RAF Harrier is in a museum, but from my very, very early days of photography, I can muster up a grainy Harrier from the Duxford September Show back in 2001. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50515139958_22c3f29f59_b.jpg BAe Systems Harrier GR7 - Duxford Septemb...
by SuffolkBlue
Mon 19 Oct 2020, 1:44 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48hr Photo Comp: Undersides
Replies: 37
Views: 1042

Re: 48hr Photo Comp: Undersides

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48074345827_c9dbd6a7ef_b.jpg Hawker Hurricane I - Evening Airshow, Shuttleworth Collection, Old Warden, Saturday 15th June 2019 by Chris Day , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/4380/35623660533_2d5a27027e_b.jpg Royal Air Force BAe Systems Hawk T1 'The Red A...
by SuffolkBlue
Fri 16 Oct 2020, 11:22 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Twin-Stick
Replies: 21
Views: 729

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Twin-Stick

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48052952873_494c09597f_b.jpg SEPECAT Jaguar T4 - Cosford Airshow 2019, RAF Cosford, Sunday 9th June 2019 by Chris Day , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/880/41904555755_deb868252c_b.jpg Hawker Hunter T7A - Royal Air Force Museum, RAF Cosford Airshow, Sunda...
by SuffolkBlue
Fri 16 Oct 2020, 10:33 am
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: IWM Showcase Day - Saturday 10th October 2020
Replies: 2
Views: 736

IWM Showcase Day - Saturday 10th October 2020

Here's my take on a pretty good day at Duxford for their October Showcase Day. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50492789003_5d13c8530e_b.jpg Supermarine Spitfire Vb - IWM Showcase Day, IWM Duxford, Saturday 10th October 2020 by Chris Day , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50493494376...
by SuffolkBlue
Wed 14 Oct 2020, 7:11 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Trainers!
Replies: 29
Views: 951

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Trainers!

https://live.staticflickr.com/1912/44461610554_7be05051cc_b.jpg Fouga CM-170 Magister - Valiant Air Command Warbird Museum, Space Coast Regional Airport, Titusville, Florida, Thursday 13th September 2018 by Chris Day , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50477165746_f8baa58893_b.jpg Noord...
by SuffolkBlue
Sat 10 Oct 2020, 7:56 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Ladies
Replies: 19
Views: 868

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Ladies

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50446084463_eefc86fc66_b.jpg Flying Legends 2015, Duxford, Sunday 12th July by Chris Day , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50446084793_ff8e7c38e8_b.jpg North American TF-51D Mustang - Flying Legends 2019, IWM Duxford, Saturday 13th July 2019 by Chri...
by SuffolkBlue
Sat 10 Oct 2020, 7:11 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1728
Views: 55644

Re: Aviation- On This Day

On this day back in 2015, I was having a wander around IWM Duxford. https://live.staticflickr.com/744/21909451259_0604d74a29_b.jpg de Havilland DH104 Dove - IWM Duxford, Saturday 10th October 2015 by Chris Day , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/5731/21908423618_e09a934dc2_b.jpg Westland Whirl...
by SuffolkBlue
Fri 09 Oct 2020, 6:52 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Shipshape and Bristol fashion
Replies: 18
Views: 858

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Shipshape and Bristol fashion

I think you've all done Bristol proud! Some honorable mentions to Andy's "lumbering" Bristol Freighter, Seamus' Bristol Blenheim, Sarah's Brooklands Concorde and jalfrezi Bristol Scout & F2b. A really difficult one to choose a winner from a varied selection of types, however my top three are: 3) Dan...
by SuffolkBlue
Wed 07 Oct 2020, 6:53 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Why I love Aeroplanes
Replies: 18
Views: 840

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Why I love Aeroplanes

Thanks Andy - the new comp is now up and running
by SuffolkBlue
Wed 07 Oct 2020, 6:52 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Shipshape and Bristol fashion
Replies: 18
Views: 858

48 Hour Photo Comp: Shipshape and Bristol fashion

For the next 48 hour competition, let's see your three favourite images of anything Bristol. That can be any aircraft manufactured by the Bristol Aeroplane Company, Bristol Aircraft or powered by a Bristol Engine Company or Bristol Siddeley engine. Any aircraft associated with Filton Airfield or the...
by SuffolkBlue
Mon 05 Oct 2020, 2:18 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Why I love Aeroplanes
Replies: 18
Views: 840

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Why I love Aeroplanes

An excellent subject......and the three reasons why I love aeroplanes is for..... the history.... https://live.staticflickr.com/1759/41665822215_74a4c4e525_b.jpg Bristol Boxkite (replica) & Avro Triplane (replica) - Fly Navy, Shuttleworth Collection, Old Warden, Sunday 3rd June 2018 by Chris Day , o...
by SuffolkBlue
Mon 05 Oct 2020, 10:36 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1728
Views: 55644

Re: Aviation- On This Day

The camera stayed in the bag pretty much all day at the wet Duxford Autumn Airshow on the 5th October 2008. https://live.staticflickr.com/5457/8939801546_2d51fa32e7_b.jpg Supermarine Spitfire - Duxford Autumn Airshow 2008 by Chris Day , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/300/19062818735_c6c137e...
by SuffolkBlue
Sun 04 Oct 2020, 8:24 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp - Maritime Patrol Aircraft
Replies: 27
Views: 872

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp - Maritime Patrol Aircraft

https://live.staticflickr.com/1682/24971929976_cc99c7c5e9_b.jpg Short Sandringham III - Fantasy of Flight, Polk City, Florida, Tuesday 15th March 2005 by Chris Day , on Flickr The sole surviving Martin P5M Marlin https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50415846166_a1f6a36d24_b.jpg Martin P5M-2 (SP-5B) ...
by SuffolkBlue
Fri 02 Oct 2020, 8:02 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1728
Views: 55644

Re: Aviation- On This Day

And my take on the 2016 Race Day & Roaring Twenties Finale https://live.staticflickr.com/8414/30074788782_c2be1a4ed5_b.jpg de Havilland DH88 Comet - Race Day & Roaring Twenties Finale, Old Warden, Sunday 2nd October 2016 by Chris Day , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/8273/29897262710_17d8d25...
by SuffolkBlue
Thu 01 Oct 2020, 9:36 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Airbus Helicopters H135 & H145
Replies: 25
Views: 767

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Airbus Helicopters H135 & H145

https://live.staticflickr.com/5638/21295518906_8e65db2d19_b.jpg East Anglian Air Ambulance Eurocopter EC145 T2 - Bury St Edmunds, Friday 11th September 2015 by Chris Day , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48838268436_615e091fb9_b.jpg National Police Air Service Eurocopter EC-135T-2 - J...
by SuffolkBlue
Tue 29 Sep 2020, 8:34 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48hr Photo Comp: Fly Douglas Jets
Replies: 17
Views: 794

Re: 48hr Photo Comp: Fly Douglas Jets

Not too much variety from me! https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50396996691_b078f514ae_b.jpg United States Air Force McDonnell Douglas KC-10 Extender - RAF Mildenhall, Suffolk, Friday 11th May 2018 by Chris Day , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50396991436_37306aa693_b.jpg Western Gl...
by SuffolkBlue
Thu 24 Sep 2020, 11:37 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48hr photo comp: Rasberry ripple
Replies: 22
Views: 788

Re: 48hr photo comp: Rasberry ripple

Really wish I could have seen some of the 'exotic' Raspberry Ripple schemed aircraft in the air, but sadly it's 3 static images from me. https://live.staticflickr.com/1743/27933690727_6528fb0e9d_b.jpg SEPECAT Jaguar T4 - RAF Cosford Airshow 2018, Sunday 10th June 2018 by Chris Day , on Flickr https:...
by SuffolkBlue
Thu 24 Sep 2020, 10:03 am
Forum: General Photography
Topic: CWGC Cemeteries **updated 24/09/2020**
Replies: 110
Views: 26303

Re: CWGC Cemeteries **updated 24/09/2020**

A 5 minute walk away is the CWGC Cannock Chase German Military Cemetery, which contains nearly 5,000 burials from both the First and Second World War. The burials are mainly German and Austrian nationals with a very small number of Ukrainians. On the 16th October 1959, the governments of the United ...
by SuffolkBlue
Thu 24 Sep 2020, 9:27 am
Forum: General Photography
Topic: CWGC Cemeteries **updated 24/09/2020**
Replies: 110
Views: 26303

Re: CWGC Cemeteries **updated 22/09/2020**

I had been meaning to visit the 2 CWGC sites at Cannock Chase for a while and although I didn't get as much time there as I would have liked (I will head back there again at some point as a result), I made the small detour off the M6 recently to head over. During the First World War when there was a...
by SuffolkBlue
Tue 22 Sep 2020, 3:15 pm
Forum: General Photography
Topic: CWGC Cemeteries **updated 24/09/2020**
Replies: 110
Views: 26303

Re: CWGC Cemeteries **updated 22/09/2020**

RAF Bircham Newton is a former Royal Air Force station around 10 miles east of Kings Lynn. The site was first used during the First World War and received the largest British bomber of the time, the Handley Page V/1500. They would have carried out bombing missions against Berlin but the Armistice wa...
by SuffolkBlue
Tue 22 Sep 2020, 9:55 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1728
Views: 55644

Re: Aviation- On This Day

Sunday 22nd September 2019 was the 2nd, and by far the wettest, day of the Battle of Britain Airshow. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48797054963_5011674062_b.jpg Bristol Blenheim I - Duxford Battle of Britain Airshow 2019, IWM Duxford, Sunday 22nd September 2019 by Chris Day , on Flickr https:/...
by SuffolkBlue
Tue 22 Sep 2020, 9:47 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1728
Views: 55644

Re: Aviation- On This Day

Friday 22nd September 2017 was the arrivals day for that weekends Battle of Britain airshow. https://live.staticflickr.com/4476/36996103400_b38de5a841_b.jpg IWM Duxford - Friday 22nd September 2017 by Chris Day , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/4433/37204671996_15e197e111_b.jpg Curtiss P-40C...
by SuffolkBlue
Tue 22 Sep 2020, 7:31 am
Forum: General Photography
Topic: CWGC Cemeteries **updated 24/09/2020**
Replies: 110
Views: 26303

Re: CWGC Cemeteries **updated 21/09/2020**

There are 11 casualties from both world wars buried at CWGC Ambleside (St. Mary) Churchyard, near Lake Windermere, Cumbria. Typical Lake District weather was also in attendance. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50350968408_5d23ee892e_b.jpg CWGC Ambleside (St. Mary) Churchyard - Ambleside, Cumbria...
by SuffolkBlue
Mon 21 Sep 2020, 9:07 pm
Forum: General Photography
Topic: CWGC Cemeteries **updated 24/09/2020**
Replies: 110
Views: 26303

Re: CWGC Cemeteries **updated 13/08/2020**

RAF East Wretham, near Thetford, Norfolk, was hurriedly brought into service during the early years of World War II as a satellite airfield with No. 311 (Czech) Squadron dispersed there from RAF Honington on the 29th July 1940. The squadron operated their bombers from the airfield until April 1942 w...
by SuffolkBlue
Mon 21 Sep 2020, 12:45 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: AERONAVALE
Replies: 19
Views: 713

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: AERONAVALE

https://live.staticflickr.com/1722/41667797585_f6b10edba9_b.jpg Morane-Saulnier MS-317 - Fly Navy, Shuttleworth Collection, Old Warden, Sunday 3rd June 2018 by Chris Day , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/937/29786876118_6da2133625_b.jpg French Navy Dassault Rafale M - Royal International Ai...