DonalMW
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Spotting From JetBlue T5 *continued*

Wed Dec 22, 2010 5:30 pm

Last discussion archived. Found here : Kjfk Lay-over. Spotting From The Terminal? (by DonalMW Nov 10 2010 in Aviation Photography)#menu1

Spent an enjoyable 4 hour lay-over in JFK the other day. Took some pics. I'll attach a url to view these pics at the end of this message. I think I did a good job for an amateur. I'll accept CONSTRUCTIVE criticism to the pictures except for the ones of the A380 which didn't co-operate with the sun.
Most pics were taken down at the end near the funky seats. I kind of hid behind the big concrete support pole and shot for maybe 1hr. I had my newborn son with me in his stroller. He co-operated surprisingly well by sleeping the whole time I was taking pictures.
Camera used Pentax K-7.
Lens SMC Pentax-DA 1:4-5.8 55-300mm ED

I'd like to upgrade my lense sometime to the 60-250 f4 Pentax lens, but that's $1,200 worth.....

Anyhoo url as promised.

http://www.facebook.com/album.php?ai...2094918&id=1037172306&l=159c7b0c27
 
megatop412
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RE: Spotting From JetBlue T5 *continued*

Thu Dec 23, 2010 5:43 am

That shot of the Etihad A340 touching down on 31R is excellent! I'll have to haul my butt over to that spot.
 
DonalMW
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RE: Spotting From JetBlue T5 *continued*

Thu Dec 23, 2010 8:04 am

Thank you. All the heavies were using the perpendicular RWY (744's A380's 777's) so this was a pleasant surprise.

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