Aviation Photo #0312607 Grob G-102 Astir - Untitled

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A custom manufactured wing Boom placed the camera 4.5 ft (1.4 metres) ahead of the leading edge of the wing. Camera was electrically remote released by pilot/photographer (self-portrait) The unusual viewpoint is looking down on the glider while it is in a vertical bank at the apogee of a wingover. Altitude is 7000 ft. MSL (Nikon F90x, Nikor 16mm fisheye, Fuji Velvia film)
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Photo Added: January 20, 2003

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Anonymous
8 years ago
OK. For some photos simple words are not enough. They speak the best for themselves. But this one is simply amazing. I did wonder, how it was taken, but You explained that in comment. Therefore, just thank you for sharing the photo and the experience with us. Drago
Anonymous
6 years ago
Been flying in one today, great fun!

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