sleekjet
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This Makes It All Worthwhile

Wed Aug 17, 2005 8:08 am

I was contacted by a nice Martinaire pilot who was in the left seat on a landing at DFW. He wanted to know if I would provide him a high-res copy of the shot so he could hang it in his house. I gladly provided it and today he sent me this:



Here is the original:


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Photo © Tim Perkins

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Fly747
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RE: This Makes It All Worthwhile

Wed Aug 17, 2005 8:12 am

Hi Tim,

that's very cool and an awesome shot too. Congrats.

Ivan
 
eadster
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RE: This Makes It All Worthwhile

Wed Aug 17, 2005 8:24 am

Excellent work.

This is what makes you come back for more!

Well Done!

Martin
 
A346Dude
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RE: This Makes It All Worthwhile

Wed Aug 17, 2005 9:44 am

Wow, that's awesome!

He's right by the way, nice shot  Smile.

A346Dude
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sfilipowicz
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RE: This Makes It All Worthwhile

Wed Aug 17, 2005 4:24 pm

Hi Tim,

That is very cool!!
Keep the good shots coming!

Steven.
 
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RE: This Makes It All Worthwhile

Wed Aug 17, 2005 4:48 pm

So maybe you should frame his photo and hang it on your wall! Big grin
That's very nice, congratulations.

F.
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sleekjet
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RE: This Makes It All Worthwhile

Wed Aug 17, 2005 10:25 pm

Florian: That's exactly what I'm gonna do.

Tim
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dc-10 levo
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RE: This Makes It All Worthwhile

Thu Aug 18, 2005 12:15 am

Congratulations! That is a brilliant shot!

DC-10
 
AJO
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RE: This Makes It All Worthwhile

Thu Aug 18, 2005 2:30 am

Very nice. One slight correction though: there's a small difference between Martinair and Martinaire:

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Photo © Rafal Szczypek

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sleekjet
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RE: This Makes It All Worthwhile

Thu Aug 18, 2005 2:44 am

Yeah, I wondered about that. I always thought the big cargo outfit was Martinaire, but then I looked at how they spelled it on the fuselage...and they don't put the "e" on the end....go figure.

Tim
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FlyFloats
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RE: This Makes It All Worthwhile

Fri Aug 19, 2005 10:59 am

I've had lots of success selling prints to pilots. Congrats on a fine photo!

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