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Airbus At Gibraltar  
User currently offlineSKYMASTER From Denmark, joined Apr 2001, 228 posts, RR: 1
Posted (10 years 3 weeks 5 days ago) and read 1469 times:

I have never been in Gibraltar but always wondered if it was possible to take aircraft in action from the rock. Normally you only get pictures covering the whole airport, but I must admit that Mr. Luis Rosa prooves that action photos is possible!! And what an action photo! Or should I say: a St. Maarten picture in reverse?

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Luis: How big a lense is nessesary to capture this splendid picture?

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User currently offlineMELflyer From Australia, joined Jan 2005, 9 posts, RR: 6
Reply 1, posted (10 years 3 weeks 4 days 20 hours ago) and read 1416 times:

WOW, certainly a great shot there Luis!

Cheers


User currently offlineLHRsunriser From United Kingdom, joined Oct 2004, 399 posts, RR: 2
Reply 2, posted (10 years 3 weeks 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 1365 times:

Hi,
Well is the rock about 400metres high i think. So i very large lens. 400?
Dom



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User currently offlineINNflight From Switzerland, joined Apr 2004, 3767 posts, RR: 60
Reply 3, posted (10 years 3 weeks 4 days 8 hours ago) and read 1347 times:

I do not want to speak for Luis, but he uses a Canon 100-400L IS USM as far as I know.

A stunning shot, no doubt!

cheers,
Florian



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User currently offlineMirage From Portugal, joined May 1999, 3125 posts, RR: 14
Reply 4, posted (10 years 3 weeks 4 days 4 hours ago) and read 1298 times:

Thanks, action shots are possible indeed but not from the top of the Rock, this place is lower than half the size of it, the "problem" is that you have this BA and a Monarch 757 movement under daylight, only, then they return again at night.

This photo was taken with a Canon 100-400 on a D60, at 320mm, with a little crop.

Luis


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