Aviation Photo #1474593: Piper/Smith PA-18 Super Cub - Untitled


Photo 4,260 of 4,263 by Steve Brimley
  • Jim Raeder
    Untitled
    Piper/Smith PA-18 Super Cub
    Piper PA-18 Super Cub (L-18/L-21/U-7)
    Piper PA-18 Super Cub (L-18/L-21/U-7)
    Piper
    0023
    NX711YC
    Withheld
    Idaho
    USA
    November 2, 2007
  • 287

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Photo ID
#1474593
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127,823
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MSN
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Accepted
February 06, 2009
Caption
Not as risky as it looks. Excellent short field takeoff and landing technique.
Width
1024px
Height
683px

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Comments (34)

Anonymous
7 years ago
WOW! Nice work!!!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Wow....love this shot. Looks like it was taken from a cartoon. Excellent quality.
Anonymous
7 years ago
That's a small cub
Anonymous
7 years ago
Looks like fun :D
Anonymous
7 years ago
This has been done in Alaska for years .to get on short sand bars for hunting or great fishing
Got to have those big tires oh.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Excellent in every way! Sharpness, dof, good prop blur and the pilots face very visible. Well done.
Anonymous
7 years ago
I love the D.O.F in your shot!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Wow ... is there a third wheel ? if not how does it keep its balance ?
Anonymous
7 years ago
Amazing!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Gorgeous, simply gorgeous! Maybe USair pilots in formation:)
Anonymous
7 years ago
Nice!
Anonymous
7 years ago
This is a fantastic shot! The focus and colors are just right.
Anonymous
7 years ago
From one floatplane photographer to another, you've captured an outstanding moment, Jim. Your talents and timing are admirable.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Fantastic!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Intresting shot. I like the aviator glasses.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Perfect shot. So sharp and clean. Congratulations!
Anonymous
7 years ago
I'm speechless!! Just perfect!!!
Anonymous
7 years ago
The thing thinks it's jesus...
Anonymous
7 years ago
Action, definition and general composure.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Terrific shot and unique situation

Cheers
Tim
Anonymous
7 years ago
Its a fighter on a take off...as the first comment said...Its an unique situation for a photographer...
Anonymous
7 years ago
Its a pain in the ass to get off the ground
Anonymous
7 years ago
I'm impressed. Impossibly beautiful.
Anonymous
7 years ago
The pilot looks like Joe The Plumber!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Nice shot Jim. Love the spray off the wheels.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Amazing pic !!!

Anonymous
6 years ago
Nice picture makes me speechless! nevada!
Anonymous
6 years ago
Jesus. We didn't uh... They don't uhh... Aaaaaaaahhhh!!!!! Well if he's a plumber, at least he knows what he's doing.
Anonymous
5 years ago
This is the best picture I ever seen on airliners.
Anonymous
5 years ago
That positivley amazingly insane!
Anonymous
5 years ago
Do you see the resemblence to tweety bird?
Anonymous
5 years ago
Is there anything a Piper can't do? :D
Anonymous
5 years ago
This is a good picture of Mr. Dory.. Water skipping.
Anonymous
1 year ago
This is one of Sully's pupils practising