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by downwind
10 May 2011, 00:16
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: JRB New Orleans airshow 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 2936

JRB New Orleans airshow 2011

Let's kick-off with the static display: (updated with Arjen's comments) 165064/F-604 T-45C USN/CTW 6 163656/2-TW-200 T-45C USMC s/c 165598/1-TW-101 T-45C USN/CTW 1 s/c 160846/G-446 T-44A USN 165992/F-992 T-6A USN/TAW 6 165963/F-963 T-6A USN/TAW 6 166064/E-064 T-6A USN/TAW 5 s/c 164169/E T-34C USCG/T...
by downwind
09 May 2011, 22:11
Forum: Photography
Topic: Foto's moeten scherper
Replies: 27
Views: 3679

Re: Foto's moeten scherper

Canon (en waarschijnlijk ook Nikon) hebben een "picture style" setting, waar je sharpness, contrast, saturation en color tone kan instellen. Heeft het nog zin om die instellingen te gebruiken, of wordt dat overruled door RAW?
by downwind
09 May 2011, 22:03
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Barksdale AFB Airshow, May 8th, 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 2025

Re: Barksdale AFB Airshow, May 8th, 2011

"Security was more tight and tense than yesterday at New Orleans. Also the military personnel kept telling that it was not allowed to take pictures of the row of B-52's parked alongside the parkinglot." Security at New Orleans was tight, but traffic logistics even worse... The seemingly odd photo ru...
by downwind
06 May 2011, 00:58
Forum: Spotting Rest of the World
Topic: REQ.: Mil. aviation in Costa Rica ??
Replies: 11
Views: 3184

Costa Rica - Liberia Intl Apt

Spent vacation in Costa Rica 20 April - 2 May 2011. Flew in & out Liberia Daniel Oduber International Airport. There appears to be a more or less permanent US detachment here. On multiple days I saw a US Homeland Security P-3AEW (s/n not read) and a USCG HC-130H (s/n 1711 Clearwater). But if you vis...
by downwind
06 May 2011, 00:29
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Langley AFB 14-15 may
Replies: 4
Views: 1873

Re: Langley AFB 14-15 may

Your usual US air show recommendations: Expect traffic jams, bus transportation on base, thorough security, long lines @ the entrance and a hassle with your camera hardcase or backpack. Come early for static pics; static a/c are habitually not fenced in and serve as sun shelter for the cooler-crowd....