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User currently onlineFly-K From Germany, joined May 2000, 3153 posts, RR: 51
Posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 1 day 22 hours ago) and read 2883 times:
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Nice shot, but where's the aircraft...?

Congrats to the photog who managed to get this one accepted  Wink/being sarcastic

Konstantin



Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been...
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User currently offlineAlaskaairlines From United States of America, joined Jan 2002, 2054 posts, RR: 15
Reply 1, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 2858 times:

Nice beautiful image! I like that style!

-Dmitry


User currently offlineJetTrader From United Kingdom, joined Oct 2001, 586 posts, RR: 11
Reply 2, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 2863 times:


For what my humble opinion is worth I don't think that shot has any place here. It is a slap in the face to anyone who ever had an "arty" shot rejected where they attempted to show an AIRLINER (since this is airliners.net after all) in an unusual way.

I think it's time someone here took a reality check!

Come on [screener] guys! This is just asking for trouble!!!

Regards,
Dean



Life's dangerous. Get a f**king helmet!
User currently offlineGranite From UK - Scotland, joined May 1999, 5568 posts, RR: 63
Reply 3, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 2858 times:
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Hi all

For what it's worth I mistakenly added that image to the database.

Hey, mistakes happen and it is in the process of being removed. Just goes to show that I am not perfect after all.

Cheers

Gary Watt
Aberdeen, Scotland




User currently offlinePUnmuth@VIE From Austria, joined Aug 2000, 4163 posts, RR: 54
Reply 4, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 2849 times:

Time to join Gary.
Guilty too. I think i marked it as HQ yesterday. I think i managed to get the wrong checkbox.
Peter



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User currently offlineAKE0404AR From United States of America, joined May 2000, 2535 posts, RR: 45
Reply 5, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 2848 times:

Did it ever occur to you guys, whatever picture it posted........

Dimitry loves them all, regardless!  Big grin Big grin

As for the image, indeed an interesting sky.......screeners are humans afterall.....that is good to know.

Gary, Peter.......happens to all of us. Apart from this you are doing a good job.


V.



User currently offlineGranite From UK - Scotland, joined May 1999, 5568 posts, RR: 63
Reply 6, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 2841 times:
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Hi all

Maybe for the future, if anyone sees an image on the site that they feel should not be there, please send the screeners a message rather then post on the forum.

Doing it this way will ensure that the 'offending' image is removed more quickly.

Both Peter and I have been heavily fined by Johan........no uploads allowed for two weeks  Smile

Regards

Gary Watt
Aberdeen, Scotland


User currently offlineTs-ior From Tunisia, joined Oct 2001, 3481 posts, RR: 6
Reply 7, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 2787 times:


Thank you Fly-K for this thread !!!

This photo is irrelevant to Airliners.net,but not to Webshots !!!


User currently offlineSkymonster From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 8, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 2746 times:

Guys,

You are rapidly reaching the point where the screeners refuse point blank to respond to topics like this in the forum. This would be a great shame as I feel we can make a contribution in the right circumstances. If you want to go to a situation where you've no idea about the screening, or why things are done like they are, then fine - keep up the moaning - and what will happen is that you get absolutely no response as to why pics like this were added. It will become even more difficult for you to ascertain why shots were added, or not, and to make your own judgements about the likelihood of your own pics being accepted.

If on the other hand you want the process to remain reasonably transparent and open, stop posting topics like this. These topics usually end up achieving absolutely nothing - zero. And before anyone says, the answer is that the airliners.net team were aware of and were dealing with this picture well before the topic was raised here, so please don't look at these sorts of topic as a means of defending the faith, as it were.

Andy


User currently onlineFly-K From Germany, joined May 2000, 3153 posts, RR: 51
Reply 9, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 2711 times:
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OK, I understand.
I thought maybe sending an email at all 10+ screeners was more annoying, but since it is your preferred way, I have no problem with it.

Konstantin



Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been...
User currently offlineJetTrader From United Kingdom, joined Oct 2001, 586 posts, RR: 11
Reply 10, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 1 day 14 hours ago) and read 2705 times:

Sorry...too much read meat lately...or something like that.  Wink/being sarcastic

Perhaps this thread should now be deleted...

Keep up the good work!
Dean



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User currently offlineSabena 690 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 11, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 1 day 14 hours ago) and read 2691 times:

Did the photographer get an email?

I know from personal experience that having your photo removed without getting an email, is very annoying.

It's not very pleasant to hear from a friend that your picture is removed...

Anyway, stop the blaming on the screeners. I don't know anymore who gave us the figures some time ago in another 'why accepted' thread, but the percentage of wrong screenings on this site is VERY low. So please, to the whiners, keep you comments for yourself.

Regards,
Frederic


User currently onlineFly-K From Germany, joined May 2000, 3153 posts, RR: 51
Reply 12, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 1 day 13 hours ago) and read 2674 times:
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I think noone was whining in here (at least not me), one photo was singled out, and the screeners told us the preferred way to do this is to send an email to them directly instead of using the forum.
There is no doubt that probably close to 99% of the screenings are OK.

Konstantin



Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been...
User currently offlineGr325 From Netherlands, joined Jan 2002, 715 posts, RR: 0
Reply 13, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 1 day 13 hours ago) and read 2662 times:

talking about sky's.
Took this shot this morning just after take off from guernsey to london stansted.
Not bad I think.



GR325



"You should have gone to specsavers"
User currently offlinePUnmuth@VIE From Austria, joined Aug 2000, 4163 posts, RR: 54
Reply 14, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 1 day 11 hours ago) and read 2638 times:

Hi all!
Frederic the thread you mentioned was (I think) my personal thread of honour. Wanna see the figures, click the link:
http://www.airliners.net/discussions/aviation_photography/read.main/57856/6/

About whining. i think this thread was or is one of the more civilized we had in the past.

Peter



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User currently offlineADG From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 15, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 1 day 6 hours ago) and read 2595 times:

GR325,

that shot is AWESOME!



VH-ADG


User currently offlineEGGD From United Kingdom, joined Feb 2001, 12443 posts, RR: 34
Reply 16, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 1 day 6 hours ago) and read 2594 times:

I think the photo should have stayed, it was a screener mistake but who cares, it made it and its a real shame for the photographer to have it deleted just after having it accepted...

just my 0.02cents. I saw this photo too but decided against posting a topic for fear of people disagreeing or whatever...  Sad


User currently offlineGr325 From Netherlands, joined Jan 2002, 715 posts, RR: 0
Reply 17, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 18 hours ago) and read 2537 times:

VH-ADG, I resized the shot a lot, the original one is even better. (1024x768)

GR325



"You should have gone to specsavers"
User currently offlineGlenn From United Kingdom, joined Oct 2005, 0 posts, RR: 0
Reply 18, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 17 hours ago) and read 2528 times:

EGGD, I disagree. What was the Motive for the upload in the first place. To waste our time or his ?

User currently offlineEGGD From United Kingdom, joined Feb 2001, 12443 posts, RR: 34
Reply 19, posted (11 years 11 months 3 weeks 13 hours ago) and read 2494 times:

Glenn - you can tell it was taken on the approach path, obviously he thought it was aviation enough. I mean its not a bad picture....


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