Cadet57
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More Constructive Criticism Please!

Tue Feb 14, 2006 10:27 am

Hi folks working on trying to get one photo in the DB and these are my last tries from this batch from august. This one is my greates hope. But I dont know the type, but Im thinking bad motive for the dam cones....

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v612/Justin82287/My%20aircraft%20shots/New%20edits/DSCF0298copywhatisit.jpg

But I also have three more here, http://photobucket.com/albums/v612/J...%20shots/New%20edits/?sc=1&multi=4 that I would like your comments on My hopes are on #'s 2 and 4.

Thanks Folks,
Justin

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JeffM
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RE: More Constructive Criticism Please!

Tue Feb 14, 2006 1:38 pm

Quoting Cadet57 (Thread starter):
But I dont know the type,

You were there and didn't take a photo of the registration?
It's not level, and the people kill it.
 
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RE: More Constructive Criticism Please!

Tue Feb 14, 2006 6:15 pm

The type is almost certainly a Boeing Stearman/Kaydet. Provided it's still flying, not a static exhibit that was wheeled out for the occasion, it should be possible to identify the reg.

I don't think the cones would be a problem as they're not so obtrusive. Levelling the photo should be easy enough but the light is not ideal and as Jeff suggests you might get a badpeople rejection.
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RE: More Constructive Criticism Please!

Tue Feb 14, 2006 7:33 pm

I don't think the cone will be a problem. And it is a Boeing Stearman. Like this one:
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RuudOnline
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RE: More Constructive Criticism Please!

Tue Feb 14, 2006 9:52 pm

Hi Justin,

Its always hard to make good pictures at air shows or open days. The background is mostly filled with people or other things which are not easy to get rid of. That’s one thing, another issues is 'not level', but that could be easily fixed.

The plane is also standing in its own shadow which is in general not a good thing.

The cone? well I think that is not a real point of discussion (although forbidden, it is not so difficult to clone that out).

Ruud
 
Cadet57
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RE: More Constructive Criticism Please!

Tue Feb 14, 2006 11:16 pm

Quoting JeffM (Reply 1):

You were there and didn't take a photo of the registration?

It was roped off, and nex to another plane so I couldent see it.

Thanks for all your comments, Also could anyone give me advice on the other photos in my link? Thanks alot.
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RE: More Constructive Criticism Please!

Fri Feb 24, 2006 5:42 pm

The registration is visable on the bottom of the bottom wing.
Ir am i mistaken ?
Nice picture but i agree with jeff the people kill it.
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RE: More Constructive Criticism Please!

Fri Feb 24, 2006 5:48 pm

Quoting JumboJim747 (Reply 6):
The registration is visable on the bottom of the bottom wing

No. It says "U.S. Army".
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