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DUB And SNN For Photography?  
User currently offlineSpencer From United Kingdom, joined Apr 2004, 1635 posts, RR: 17
Posted (5 years 1 month 3 weeks 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 2737 times:

Hi all, I'm planning a little trip to the emerald isle possibly in July, but it would all depend on how easy it is to shoot there. I'm particularly interested in whether there are any high fences (hopefully not) and the general spotting locations. I'll probably do 3-4 days in DUB and 1-2 in SNN. What days are best?
TIA
Spence.


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User currently offlineConoramoia From Ireland, joined Oct 2007, 499 posts, RR: 2
Reply 1, posted (5 years 1 month 3 weeks 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 2725 times:

theres a fence in DUB but you'll have to ask someone who has spotted there as i have only passed by ever....but photos still have been managed to get uploaded!


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as for SNN go here

http://shannonairportenthusiasts.net..._content&task=view&id=15&Itemid=32

simple and helpful,

regards,

conor


User currently offlineJavibi From Spain, joined Oct 2004, 1371 posts, RR: 42
Reply 2, posted (5 years 1 month 3 weeks 6 days 16 hours ago) and read 2722 times:

"The glass is VERY thick and is sometimes dirty. Never fear. If you have a decent camera, then you can get fine photos of the ramp etc."

Lovely  Big grin

j



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User currently offlineConoramoia From Ireland, joined Oct 2007, 499 posts, RR: 2
Reply 3, posted (5 years 1 month 3 weeks 6 days ago) and read 2668 times:



Quoting Javibi (Reply 2):
The glass is VERY thick and is sometimes dirty. Never fear. If you have a decent camera, then you can get fine photos of the ramp etc."

I just remembered, what the link dosen't say is that the glass in the viewing gallery has a green tint and therefore all your photos would be rejected for colour,

regards,

conor


User currently offlineConoramoia From Ireland, joined Oct 2007, 499 posts, RR: 2
Reply 4, posted (5 years 1 month 3 weeks 4 days 14 hours ago) and read 2618 times:



Quoting Conoramoia (Reply 3):


Quoting Javibi (Reply 2):
The glass is VERY thick and is sometimes dirty. Never fear. If you have a decent camera, then you can get fine photos of the ramp etc."


I just remembered, what the link dosen't say is that the glass in the viewing gallery has a green tint and therefore all your photos would be rejected for colour,

An example,
http://img44.imageshack.us/img44/7830/dscf2851.jpg

Apart from all the technical issues with the photo, you can still see the colour cast,
hoped this helped!
Regards,

Conor


User currently offlineAlitaliaMD11 From Spain, joined Dec 2003, 4068 posts, RR: 13
Reply 5, posted (5 years 1 month 3 weeks 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 2599 times:

I realized today I have a three hour layover in SNN on 6/15 while transferring from JFK to LHR and a five hour layover in DUB on 7/15 while transferring from MAD to JFK.

What's the shooting like from the terminals, besides the green tinted viewing gallery?



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User currently offlineXenon From Belgium, joined Aug 2001, 494 posts, RR: 12
Reply 6, posted (5 years 1 month 3 weeks 4 days 5 hours ago) and read 2592 times:

What a luck that Aer Lingus has a green scheme and that there is a lot of green in the landscape.. Big grin

Daniel



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User currently offlineConoramoia From Ireland, joined Oct 2007, 499 posts, RR: 2
Reply 7, posted (5 years 1 month 3 weeks 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 2572 times:



Quoting AlitaliaMD11 (Reply 5):
What's the shooting like from the terminals, besides the green tinted viewing gallery?

Honestly, the windows are more than likely going to be really dirty!
But the America bound flights leave from a different part of the airport of which I have never been in.
But it is also likely that photography is forbidden as this is also the part of the airport where all the American army charter flights come through, so I would think that theres is some regulations in place!
Hoped this helped!

Regards,

Conor.


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