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User currently offlineStrandedInBGM From United States of America, joined Jul 2007, 349 posts, RR: 0
Posted (7 years 3 weeks 5 days ago) and read 2770 times:

Here's my story:

The US101 is being tested by Lockheed in my neighborhood. There are no photos of the bird in the DB. I love watching this thing go through it's paces at the GA airport across the river. I decided to take my Canon powershot sd700 over to snap a photo.

It was a cloudy dreary day.

I did the best I could. I am not Sam Chui or Royal S. King. It's a point and shoot for crying out loud.

The screener suggested that I get some advice here and resubmit. THE REJECTION DOES NOT BOTHER ME.

The laundry list of reasons for rejection are: Quality (noise), Info and Distance.

I just point my camera and take the picture. I don't have nor do I know how to use Photoshop.

Here's the shot:

Big version: Width: 1067 Height: 800 File size: 709kb


What needs to be done?

Is anyone willing to help?

Thanks,

Dan


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User currently offlineDM From United States of America, joined Aug 2006, 336 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (7 years 3 weeks 4 days 22 hours ago) and read 2738 times:

Quoting StrandedInBGM (Thread starter):
I don't have nor do I know how to use Photoshop.

Thats probably one of the things your going to need.

Quoting StrandedInBGM (Thread starter):
What needs to be done?

The rejection resons right now are correct. Sadly if you couldnt zoom in any more than your going to be getting a distance rejection. Cropping this shot more will only lead to more quality loss.

I recomend going out on a sunny day and just practice.


User currently offlineTupolevTu154 From Germany, joined Aug 2004, 2185 posts, RR: 27
Reply 2, posted (7 years 3 weeks 4 days 22 hours ago) and read 2735 times:

Personally I found it easiest to take my time over small light aircraft. It's alot easier than chasing a big jet swooping over your head at 150mph!

Tom Big grin



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