mkwiat
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Photo Acceptance - Pre-Screening (mkwiat)

Mon Jul 27, 2009 4:36 pm

Hi,

I wonder if you guys could cast your eye over this shot of a Spanish F/A-18 that displayed at RAF Fairford:

http://www.airliners.net/addphotos/b...63riat09_saturday_20090718_045.jpg

comments and criticisms all accepted  Smile

Thanks,

Mark
 
othic
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RE: Photo Acceptance - Pre-Screening (mkwiat)

Mon Jul 27, 2009 6:22 pm

looks blurry/soft to me
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NIKV69
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RE: Photo Acceptance - Pre-Screening (mkwiat)

Mon Jul 27, 2009 6:23 pm

Hmmm I love it but the crop may not work here and some of the spots on the aircraft seem ever so blurry to me.
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RE: Photo Acceptance - Pre-Screening (mkwiat)

Mon Jul 27, 2009 6:26 pm

Quality looks a little lower that your other recently added fighter shots (seems like there's a bit more compression/artifacts going on - was there more of a crop or was this shot at a longer distance?).

However.... it's a really great action shot, so might be worth taking a chance at uploading.

Dana
 
mkwiat
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RE: Photo Acceptance - Pre-Screening (mkwiat)

Tue Jul 28, 2009 8:47 am

Thanks for the feeback guys, appreciate it. The photo was shot on a Canon 40D using a 400mm L lens. It wasn't too tight a crop but was shot at a distance (it was as he was pulling up after a high speed pass).

I'd agree with the soft comments and i did try to sharpen it up but that was the best i could do without oversharpening other areas.

I like it too but i'm not sure if it's good enough for here. Like Dlowwa says might be worth taking a chance?

Thanks,

Mark

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