Archive for September, 2010

Final Entry from Reno

Last Day at Reno – what a week – and what a nice finish. A great air show by the Canadian SnowBirds and then the late afternoon flight of 2 P-38 Lightnings. Rare to see them on display but even more rare to see them in the air. A real […]

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A humbling experience – special blog entry

Those of you that have been following along with me while in Reno know I mentioned panning with moving aircraft and how difficult it is. Well the practice starts to pay off after a while. At least until the military gets involved. The opportunity to shoot the F18 Super Hornet […]

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From the Pylons

I finally got a chance to get out the pylons for some real air action. Not easy to shoot. The jets are relatively easy since you can use fast shutter speeds. Of course, panning with a fast moving object (400+mph) thats close to the ground humbles you. Guys that do […]

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