Bigphilnyc From United States of America, joined Jan 2002, 4077 posts, RR: 54 Posted (10 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 21 hours ago) and read 1532 times:
I have a major preference towards shots with nice backgrounds and scenery. Shots of a plane in the sky are nice and all, but there are much more cooler variables (to me) when the runway or nice backgrounds are featured.
I came across this great shot while checking the day's most popular:
Futterman From United States of America, joined Sep 2003, 1301 posts, RR: 42
Reply 2, posted (10 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 1441 times:
Phil: I'm surprised you didn't come to a simple conclusion on your own. The runway obviously, for me at least, adds that extra 'ooph' to the photo (especially the concept of length), that oddly enough dismisses the need for a BadDistance rejection. It's a perfect shot all around--runway, plane, smoke, and amazingly no heat haze...