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User currently offlineDvincent From United States of America, joined Jan 2007, 1741 posts, RR: 11
Posted (6 years 6 months 2 weeks 7 hours ago) and read 2280 times:
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Are birds in the frame that cross paths with the aircraft OK? I loved the deep sunset light in this shot but as I was sharpening it I noticed looking at it that there's a bird smack in the frame there by the nosegear. Dangerously close to a birdstrike but nothing bad happened. If it's not OK I understand, I'm just curious.

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User currently offlineMaiznblu_757 From United States of America, joined Mar 2002, 5112 posts, RR: 50
Reply 1, posted (6 years 6 months 2 weeks 7 hours ago) and read 2272 times:

Id say your shot is perfectly acceptable.


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User currently offlineDeltaAVL From United States of America, joined Mar 2007, 1893 posts, RR: 6
Reply 2, posted (6 years 6 months 2 weeks 6 hours ago) and read 2243 times:



Quoting Maiznblu_757 (Reply 1):
Id say your shot is perfectly acceptable.

 rotfl 

Indeed, if anything, the bird adds to the shot.



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User currently offlinePtrjong From Netherlands, joined Mar 2005, 3901 posts, RR: 19
Reply 3, posted (6 years 6 months 2 weeks 6 hours ago) and read 2226 times:

It happens a lot in AMS. I had these accepted (though the left one would now probably be rejected for dark and centered)

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and this one rejected for motive recently. I can see the difference.

I think yours will be fine.

Peter Smile



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User currently offlineCarlos From Germany, joined Feb 2006, 225 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (6 years 6 months 2 weeks 6 hours ago) and read 2222 times:

@ Peter: The BMI is a very cool shot!!!!

I think birds are not a problem. Check this one:

http://www.airliners.net/open.file?id=1149340


User currently offlineMaiznblu_757 From United States of America, joined Mar 2002, 5112 posts, RR: 50
Reply 5, posted (6 years 6 months 2 weeks 6 hours ago) and read 2211 times:



Quoting Carlos (Reply 4):
@ Peter: The BMI is a very cool shot!!!!

I think birds are not a problem. Check this one:

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Photo © Klaus Ecker


Quite different as the birds are not in front of the aircraft.


User currently offlineDvincent From United States of America, joined Jan 2007, 1741 posts, RR: 11
Reply 6, posted (6 years 6 months 2 weeks 4 hours ago) and read 2175 times:
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Quoting Maiznblu_757 (Reply 1):
Id say your shot is perfectly acceptable.

Well if that wasn't proof I don't know what is. Big grin

I put it in the queue. Thanks for the help fellas.



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User currently offlineCpd From Australia, joined Jun 2008, 4879 posts, RR: 39
Reply 7, posted (6 years 6 months 2 weeks 4 hours ago) and read 2173 times:



Quoting Dvincent (Thread starter):
Are birds in the frame that cross paths with the aircraft OK? I loved the deep sunset light in this shot but as I was sharpening it I noticed looking at it that there's a bird smack in the frame there by the nosegear. Dangerously close to a birdstrike but nothing bad happened. If it's not OK I understand, I'm just curious.

I think that could get a motive rejection just like for people obscuring a plane.


User currently offlineDvincent From United States of America, joined Jan 2007, 1741 posts, RR: 11
Reply 8, posted (6 years 6 months 1 week 4 days 5 hours ago) and read 2073 times:
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At least in this particular case, the image was approved. Huzzah!

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Although I noticed either the screener edited out my remark about the bird or it was victim to the disappearing segments of remarks (which I have seen happen on a few photos lately).

[Edited 2008-01-02 14:31:36]


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User currently offlineNWAfanatic From United States of America, joined Jan 2008, 16 posts, RR: 0
Reply 9, posted (6 years 6 months 1 week 4 days 3 hours ago) and read 2033 times:

birds are dangerous to turbofan airplanes just like in the video i saw here


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User currently offlineMaiznblu_757 From United States of America, joined Mar 2002, 5112 posts, RR: 50
Reply 10, posted (6 years 6 months 1 week 4 days 1 hour ago) and read 2021 times:

Unless you put parenthesis around "Bird" or your entire remark, then it was edited out.

User currently offlineCneib From Australia, joined Dec 2007, 7 posts, RR: 0
Reply 11, posted (6 years 6 months 1 week 3 days 1 hour ago) and read 1968 times:

As a Student Pilot I Don't mind a few birds, but as long this doesn't happen.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uYNpB-8_BSo


User currently offlineDM From United States of America, joined Aug 2006, 336 posts, RR: 0
Reply 12, posted (6 years 6 months 1 week 3 days ago) and read 1960 times:



Quoting Cneib (Reply 11):
but as long this doesn't happen.

Ive seen this video many times and its probably one of the best bird strike videos out there.

DM


User currently offlineCneib From Australia, joined Dec 2007, 7 posts, RR: 0
Reply 13, posted (6 years 6 months 1 week 2 days 18 hours ago) and read 1919 times:

Its just lucky that the engine didn't blow up, they would be stuffed!

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