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I Love The Contrast  
User currently offlineRsmith6621a From United States of America, joined Aug 2005, 194 posts, RR: 2
Posted (10 years 11 months 1 week 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 2112 times:

I just love the BOLD colors in this image, but what I love the most is the contrast between the probable 60 year old home/farm in the background and this almost new 737-700.


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Very nice Derek.


Regards

Randy



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User currently offlineBoeingholiday From Austria, joined Apr 2002, 456 posts, RR: 4
Reply 1, posted (10 years 11 months 1 week 1 day 18 hours ago) and read 2027 times:

Randy I agree totally, that's a very nice shot

I can remember my brother has this pic as a background on his laptop... Big grin


User currently offlineDC-10 Levo From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2001, 3432 posts, RR: 5
Reply 2, posted (10 years 11 months 1 week 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 2012 times:

Totally agree, I just love the colours in this photo.

Also, notice the reflections on the engines!

Well done Derek!

DC-10


User currently offlineEGFF From UK - Wales, joined Sep 2001, 2201 posts, RR: 12
Reply 3, posted (10 years 11 months 1 week 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 1986 times:

Another great shot from Derek, it just gets better and better  Smile
Regards
Shaun



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User currently offlineApuneger From Belgium, joined Sep 2000, 3030 posts, RR: 12
Reply 4, posted (10 years 11 months 1 week 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 1946 times:

That's one hell of a sharp shot. Love the colours as well!!

Ivan



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User currently offlineSukhoi From Sweden, joined May 2006, 373 posts, RR: 8
Reply 5, posted (10 years 11 months 1 week 1 day 14 hours ago) and read 1921 times:

There have been some good shots to direct add today and this was one of them. Nice work Derek.

Cheers

Paul


User currently offlineEGBB From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 6, posted (10 years 11 months 1 week 1 day 8 hours ago) and read 1863 times:

Firstly, may I just say a big thank you for your kind words which are very much appreciated.

As you know, taking a good shot requires a good interesting backdrop and personally I think Luton is one of the best in England with its rolling hills/countryside which, I feel, adds so much more interest. Like many of you have said the English countryside at this time of year adds wonderful colours to the picture.

Derek



User currently offlineGKirk From UK - Scotland, joined Jun 2000, 24811 posts, RR: 56
Reply 7, posted (10 years 11 months 1 week 1 day 4 hours ago) and read 1812 times:

Oh great, a big headed Brummie  Laugh out loud

Nice pic Brummie  Big thumbs up



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User currently offlineCricri From France, joined Oct 1999, 581 posts, RR: 7
Reply 8, posted (10 years 11 months 1 week 1 day 1 hour ago) and read 1791 times:

Amazing what an amateur can do with an expensive camera  Wink/being sarcastic

User currently offlineEGBB From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 9, posted (10 years 11 months 1 week 1 day ago) and read 1761 times:

Kirk: How can I be big headed I support Aston Villa  Innocent

Cricri: Carole says I am no amateur  Acting devilish

Derek  Smile



User currently offlineGKirk From UK - Scotland, joined Jun 2000, 24811 posts, RR: 56
Reply 10, posted (10 years 11 months 1 week 1 day ago) and read 1758 times:

Cricri: Carole says I am no amateur

ROFLMAO  Big thumbs up  Big thumbs up  Laugh out loud



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User currently offlineEjazz From United Arab Emirates, joined May 2002, 718 posts, RR: 34
Reply 11, posted (10 years 11 months 1 week 23 hours ago) and read 1741 times:

Bradford City here so extremely modest and most of the time embarrassed.

Just wanted to add my compliments Derek since I have the time these days.

Cheers

Bailey




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User currently offlineEGFF From UK - Wales, joined Sep 2001, 2201 posts, RR: 12
Reply 12, posted (10 years 11 months 1 week 21 hours ago) and read 1726 times:

"Bradford City here so extremely modest and most of the time embarrassed."

Ah, at least it's not Reading *cough*  Big grin
Regards
Shaun Big grin



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User currently offlineAirforum From Netherlands, joined Jun 2000, 176 posts, RR: 0
Reply 13, posted (10 years 11 months 1 week 19 hours ago) and read 1703 times:

Too bad if you have to get on your Beamer for a 100 minutes ride to see something interesting, Derek. I bet you would love to have a REAL airport nearby. Or is there another reason you go down to London so frequently? As far as I know does Sue still live north of you....

 Laugh out loud

Steven



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User currently offlineDC-10 Levo From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2001, 3432 posts, RR: 5
Reply 14, posted (10 years 11 months 1 week 17 hours ago) and read 1654 times:

Some more great ones by Derek here:


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Great work!

DC-10


User currently offlineLennymuir From United Kingdom, joined Oct 2002, 434 posts, RR: 6
Reply 15, posted (10 years 11 months 1 week 14 hours ago) and read 1614 times:

Derek, I'm still tracking your superb shots...

But the ."...beautiful English countryside..." comment on the BY B737 ...what?  Confused

Your (and our) countryside ('oop north) has been destroyed by that alien yellow rape seed flower!  Pissed

Gerry


User currently offlineEGBB From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 16, posted (10 years 11 months 1 week 7 hours ago) and read 1592 times:

Gerry

I have to agree about the "rape seed" invasion of the English countryside over the last few years but it does add that little bit of interest to my pictures  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

The yellow fields will soon be gone for another year and perhaps we can look forward to fields full of nice red poppies in the not to distant future which I think we would both enjoy more.

All the best

Derek



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