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by kianelle
Wed 07 Jun 2017, 2:37 pm
Forum: RAF Cosford Air Show
Topic: RAF Cosford Air Show 2017 - [Main Topic]
Replies: 1535
Views: 257784

Re: RAF Cosford Air Show 2017 - [Main Topic]

just to get everyone excited here is a pic of B52 from last years show.
Imagec by kevkian, on Flickr
by kianelle
Wed 07 Jun 2017, 10:38 am
Forum: RAF Cosford Air Show
Topic: Road closures
Replies: 10
Views: 6462

Road closures

Is the cricket club and David Austin roses still closed for Sunday ..
I take it all roads will be closed around site ?
by kianelle
Mon 30 Jan 2017, 1:47 pm
Forum: Photography Hints, Tips & Questions
Topic: Please help
Replies: 7
Views: 2451

Re: Please help

Thanks for replying .I have tried one shot . Al focus . Al servo . Iv done spot metering ,partial evaluative and center metering mode . I have played with all settings . I usally shoot in tv at airshows but have tryed manual but still it won't focus . The lens is working really hard to focus but it ...
by kianelle
Mon 30 Jan 2017, 11:25 am
Forum: Photography Hints, Tips & Questions
Topic: Please help
Replies: 7
Views: 2451

Please help

Can anyone please give me some advice on some very frustrating problems in having with my camera? I’m still learning photography so any advice is great Problem I have a canon 600d and at air shows I use a sigma 50.500mm 1.4-6.3 APO lens .The problem I’m having is the lens cant seam to focus on movin...
by kianelle
Fri 08 Jul 2016, 4:52 pm
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: RIAT 2016
Replies: 3466
Views: 480764

Re: RIAT 2016

PanaviaTornado wrote:can anyone ID the fast jet displaying atm, 17:47, can only hear but not see from my campsite :sad: Sounds noisy!



Super hornet
by kianelle
Thu 07 Jul 2016, 9:30 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: 2016 Weather forecast
Replies: 164
Views: 37676

Re: 2016 Weather forecast

Weather appears to be worsening by the hour. Friday and Sat as it stands could not be much worse. Cannot believe how poor it has become overnight. Thanks then.......... Could not be worse ???? light rain and showers ...trust me it could be a whole lot worse nothing will be disrupted be the weather ...
by kianelle
Tue 05 Jul 2016, 7:37 pm
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: RIAT 2016
Replies: 3466
Views: 480764

Re: RIAT 2016

Given out at totterdown ..at least it's given you the choice.

ImageFB_IMG_1467747111762 by kevkian, on Flickr
by kianelle
Tue 05 Jul 2016, 4:31 pm
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: Totterdown Park and view field queries
Replies: 19
Views: 8129

Re: Totterdown Park and view field queries

Hi all , I'm Camping at Townsend Farm , that's if I can get in as not heard any thing as to Confirmation of My Booking ?? despite repeated e mails ?? So can anyone Confirm that Rhymes is still open to the Public ??, I heard that it had been closed for Safety reasons ?? thinking of Rhymes on the Sun...
by kianelle
Tue 05 Jul 2016, 12:05 pm
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: RIAT 2016
Replies: 3466
Views: 480764

Re: RIAT 2016

Have they changed the display line this year ? Mate is at totterdown and he said the f35 looked a long way off last year's display line and it never came close to totterdown he said it was very noticeable that it was turning more over rhymes and avoiding totterdown .could be a few disappointed at to...
by kianelle
Tue 05 Jul 2016, 11:09 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: RIAT 2016
Replies: 3466
Views: 480764

Re: RIAT 2016

st24 wrote:F-35 is validating at Farnboro' at 1pm (presume local) so there's a movement for today..



Looks like already done it's been flying over fairford for last 25 min
by kianelle
Fri 01 Jul 2016, 10:44 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: Traffic Friday
Replies: 9
Views: 2827

Re: Traffic Friday

I'm going from Birmingham as well and usually go via M5 to Junction 11A then A417.Last year I don't remember to many problems traffic wise. Going home, especially over the weekend was a pain though, as you have heavy traffic on the A417 all the way back to the Air Balloon pub at the traffic island ...
by kianelle
Thu 30 Jun 2016, 2:00 pm
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: Traffic Friday
Replies: 9
Views: 2827

Traffic Friday

Can anyone help with experience on travelling down from West midlands on show day Friday I have to work Fri morning till but going in early so I can get away for 7.30 is What is traffic like on a Friday ? is it as busy as sat and Sunday and what is the best route in from brum.
Thanks
by kianelle
Tue 21 Jun 2016, 9:33 am
Forum: Photography Hints, Tips & Questions
Topic: Why do my photos look flat and dull
Replies: 31
Views: 6978

Re: Why do my photos look flat and dull

The answer to your question is - "because they are." You will not get much contrast, the difference between darks and lights when shooting grey aircraft on grey overcast days. A bit of exposure compensation, the light meter is exposing for middle grey, so opening it up a stop or so would ...
by kianelle
Mon 20 Jun 2016, 6:42 pm
Forum: Photography Hints, Tips & Questions
Topic: Why do my photos look flat and dull
Replies: 31
Views: 6978

Re: Why do my photos look flat and dull

I really enjoy taking photos at air shows but I always feel let down when i look back at the photos they always seam dull and flat i do improve them a little on photo shop but still they are not very inspiring. I know I should not compare but I look at other photos posted from the same air shows an...
by kianelle
Mon 20 Jun 2016, 1:26 pm
Forum: Photography Hints, Tips & Questions
Topic: Why do my photos look flat and dull
Replies: 31
Views: 6978

Re: Why do my photos look flat and dull

I can only impart some of my technics and hope they help; Shoot Raw, shoot manual, shoot lowest iso you can get away with, for your pic meter the sky and adjust aperture to give exposure, add 1 to 1.1/2 stops + to compensate, (you will have leeway to adjust exposure in raw but to much adjustment wi...
by kianelle
Tue 14 Jun 2016, 10:15 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: Advice using 2xcoverter at show
Replies: 9
Views: 1667

Re: Advice using 2xcoverter at show

This is all great advice Thank you
by kianelle
Tue 14 Jun 2016, 9:46 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: Advice using 2xcoverter at show
Replies: 9
Views: 1667

Re: Advice using 2xcoverter at show

I'd leave that converter at home. Your canon crop sensor effectively gets you in x1.6 so you've already got a reach of 640mm on your 400mm lens. You'll compromise image quality, focusing & light if you use a converter. Hi thank you for advice I'm really going to show how much I know about photo...
by kianelle
Tue 14 Jun 2016, 9:42 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: Advice using 2xcoverter at show
Replies: 9
Views: 1667

Re: Advice using 2xcoverter at show

Help please needed ! For the show I will be using my canon 600d and a Tamron af 400mm lens because it's a old lens it dose struggle to fosus especally on the fast jets so I set lens to infinity and I do get ok photos .But hears the thing I want to use a 2× converter on the lens I tried it out at fa...
by kianelle
Tue 14 Jun 2016, 9:16 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: Advice using 2xcoverter at show
Replies: 9
Views: 1667

Advice using 2xcoverter at show

Help please needed ! For the show I will be using my canon 600d and a Tamron af 400mm lens because it's a old lens it dose struggle to fosus especally on the fast jets so I set lens to infinity and I do get ok photos .The proper is I want to use a 2× converter on the lens I tried it out at farmers d...
by kianelle
Fri 17 Jul 2015, 9:53 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: RIAT 2015
Replies: 5084
Views: 764095

Re: RIAT 2015

Rain rain go away
by kianelle
Fri 17 Jul 2015, 9:51 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: RIAT Weather Outlook
Replies: 222
Views: 57741

Re: RIAT Weather Outlook

They have no idea . Dry to day with some sun ..at mo its raining and black all round looking like more rain . So i would not bother looking at forecast they get it wrong time and time again
by kianelle
Thu 16 Jul 2015, 8:14 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: RIAT 2015
Replies: 5084
Views: 764095

Re: RIAT 2015

I sorry for being a bit of a numpty but what dose 09 mean
by kianelle
Thu 16 Jul 2015, 7:29 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: RIAT 2015
Replies: 5084
Views: 764095

Re: RIAT 2015

If this very very low mist over airfild wont lift wont be alot to see .. Bit gloomy sure it will improve
by kianelle
Fri 10 Jul 2015, 12:53 pm
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: Best days for arrivals
Replies: 4
Views: 1205

Best days for arrivals

What is the best day for arrivals? I was coming down Thursday but wondering if it’s worth booking extra day off work and come down wed i know difficult to predict but usually which is the busiest day for arrivals ? Thanks
by kianelle
Tue 07 Jul 2015, 9:26 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: Departures
Replies: 3
Views: 915

Departures

Wonder if anyone can give advice with departures This will be the first time I will be going but not sure where to go I’ve heard P&V East and P&V west runways used can anyone show a diagram showing which is east and the west runways just so I can get my head around it . Am I right in thinkin...