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    Sunderland Airshow

    This is a discussion on Sunderland Airshow within the Everyday Life forums, part of the Community channel category; Well grey planes against a big expanse of grey sky dont make good shots, after windermere this (shot wise) was ...

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      Sunderland Airshow

      Well grey planes against a big expanse of grey sky dont make good shots, after windermere this (shot wise) was a massive let down. By the time Team Viper and the Vulcan flew it was raining and the sea was lashing over the wall.. The wind was blowing in the the crowd so all the smoke obscured the planes and cutting that out in post processing has been a little tricky but i think i have got there in the end.

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      Re: Sunderland Airshow

      I can understand your disappointment with the cloudy background a little, but it also shows the camouflage working a little in order to break the shape of the aircraft.

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      Re: Sunderland Airshow

      It was interesting taking shots of the vulcan with a 50D and a 100-400mm L in the rain and sea spray, normally i dive in my camera bag but i stuck with my guns this time and got it all wet ROFL
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      Re: Sunderland Airshow

      awww....

      An underwater housing might have helped.

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      Re: Sunderland Airshow

      Cheked out the set - great shots. Thanks for sharing

      As with the old home computers - so with the older aircraft - special!

      Vulcan, Vampire, and Hunter (shown in the set) are just a few examples of truly beautiful aircraft from the past. Catalina and Spitfire are lovely as well.

      Aircraft of today seem a bit soul-less. An A380 is awesome (especially at airshows), but seems a bit too refined. Same with cars, bikes etc.

      The older stuff was just so organic.

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      Re: Sunderland Airshow

      Hurricane pic above is my favorite


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      Re: Sunderland Airshow

      Cheers chaps, i think that concludes my airshows for this year so roll on Waddo 2012
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      Re: Sunderland Airshow

      Quote Originally Posted by Kona Owner View Post
      Cheers chaps, i think that concludes my airshows for this year so roll on Waddo 2012
      ..and no thanks to me

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      Re: Sunderland Airshow

      Everyone is a chap, everyone is equal
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      Re: Sunderland Airshow

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      Everyone is a chap, everyone is equal
      Ok Girl friend!

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