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by airkas1
Mon Jul 22, 2019 9:07 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre-screening please
Replies: 114
Views: 3095

Re: Pre-screening please

I agree on overexposed outside, the interior focus (not just the foreground seats) looks a bit sketchy.

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by airkas1
Mon Jul 22, 2019 9:02 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre-Screening - DanielK
Replies: 20
Views: 1404

Re: Pre-Screening - DanielK

Photos with active loading are passable. If you have a photo with the front highloader at the fuselage, that's fine. But as is, it's blocking the engine (and that's avoidable by simply waiting a few seconds longer before taking the photo). Also not sure of the blue strobe on the right wing. Was it s...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 21, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photos not showing up after acceptance?
Replies: 173
Views: 41755

Re: Photos not showing up after acceptance?

Hi Josh, please upload it again as priority with a short message to the screeners that it was lost. I'll try to get it added ASAP. Sorry for the inconvenience.

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 21, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre-screening please
Replies: 114
Views: 3095

Re: Pre-screening please

A bit overexposed with poor glare for me.

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 21, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre-Screening - DanielK
Replies: 20
Views: 1404

Re: Pre-Screening - DanielK

A version of the photo has just been added. Looked nice. Please remember the c/n next time ;)

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 21, 2019 8:23 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre-Screening - DanielK
Replies: 20
Views: 1404

Re: Pre-Screening - DanielK

Crop #1. #2 is right in frame and #3 is definitely not passable.

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 21, 2019 5:57 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Typo fixed, will look for more soft photos! If you (in general) would like more examples of a certain type, let me know.

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by airkas1
Sat Jul 20, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Hi all,

This thread is now temporarily open for any and all feedback. Something missing? Something to add? Errors? Typos? Let me know!

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by airkas1
Sat Jul 20, 2019 4:48 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre screen - R5K
Replies: 16
Views: 291

Re: Pre screen - R5K

The framing of the first TUI is better and not high in frame. Agree on HIF for the EZY.

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by airkas1
Sat Jul 20, 2019 2:20 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Screening help.
Replies: 243
Views: 10799

Re: Screening help.

Looks a little marginal/blurry.

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by airkas1
Sat Jul 20, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Eddie Gual has passed away
Replies: 2
Views: 271

Re: Eddie Gual has passed away

I saw the news break yesterday. Never met him personally, but I do know his name and all the stories I've read about him paint a good picture of who he was and the impact he had in the (local) community. R.I.P.

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by airkas1
Sat Jul 20, 2019 5:56 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Post-screening gh6912
Replies: 7
Views: 187

Re: Post-screening gh6912

If you submitted a correction, that's fine and no further action required. The editors usually take care of that anywhere between an hour to a day.

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by airkas1
Fri Jul 19, 2019 12:26 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre-Screen please
Replies: 6
Views: 2629

Re: Pre-Screen please

I agree with Jehan.

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by airkas1
Thu Jul 18, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Have quality standards changed on here recently?
Replies: 24
Views: 1402

Re: Have quality standards changed on here recently?

This might be a dumb idea, but I’m gonna float it anyway. What about seasonal/temporary screeners? Uploaders who have lots of free time, and have a certain number of photos in the DB, and can be trusted to screen reliably, what if they helped out to knock the queue down in the peak months? It would...

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by airkas1
Thu Jul 18, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre-screening please
Replies: 114
Views: 3095

Re: Pre-screening please

Better!

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by airkas1
Thu Jul 18, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Non-Av Pic Thread, Q3 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 846

Re: Non-Av Pic Thread, Q3 2019

Great photos guys, really really nice!

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by airkas1
Thu Jul 18, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre-screening please
Replies: 114
Views: 3095

Re: Pre-screening please

+51 shadows and -54 whites are quite extreme tweaks that should not be necessary for such a photo.

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by airkas1
Thu Jul 18, 2019 1:43 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Priority Screening: RIAT 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 113

Priority Screening: RIAT 2019

Hi all, We will be offering priority screening for all images taken during RIAT 2019. The priority window is open from July 18 22:00 until 22 July, 21:59 (all times UTC). Once the priority window has expired, images will be screened as part of the regular queue. To request priority, please tick the ...

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by airkas1
Thu Jul 18, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: I am looking for a specific photo / appreciate help
Replies: 9
Views: 304

Re: I am looking for a specific photo / appreciate help

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I've looked at Norway, Iceland and Greenland, but nothing matches your painted scene yet. Will try to look again later.
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I've looked at Norway, Iceland and Greenland, but nothing matches your painted scene yet. Will try to look again later.

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by airkas1
Wed Jul 17, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Update - Punch List of Bugs, Errors, Requests
Replies: 81
Views: 9037

Re: Update - Punch List of Bugs, Errors, Requests

We are aware and have passed the message on. Unfortunately we're still dependent on one person to pass that on to the developers and it's night in his timezone. Hopefully will be fixed soon. Thanks for reporting.

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by airkas1
Wed Jul 17, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Have quality standards changed on here recently?
Replies: 24
Views: 1402

Re: Have quality standards changed on here recently?

Hi Victor, I'm not seeing your post as a rant and I appreciate the honest opinion. But please allow me to be very honest then as well. I do understand your point and that seemingly inconsistent screening is going on. I will never claim that we are 100% consistent, but I think you could also do bette...

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by airkas1
Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:03 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Tips for newcomers We often get asked what settings to use when starting out. Below you will find some suggestions if you are an absolute newcomer to the world of aviation photography. - Try to get the sun in your back (e.g. don't photograph into the sun). When the sun is high (especially in the su...

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by airkas1
Tue Jul 16, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre screen - R5K
Replies: 16
Views: 291

Re: Pre screen - R5K

The A321 looks better, agree with Tim for the other 2 (the EZY A320 is a little flat as well (needs more contrast)).

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by airkas1
Tue Jul 16, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Have quality standards changed on here recently?
Replies: 24
Views: 1402

Re: Have quality standards changed on here recently?

i uploaded same photos those had accepted years ago , but rejected this time How long ago were they accepted? Just for full disclosure; He got banned (+ all photos deleted) on his first account back in March for continously uploading and appealing marginal and unfixed photos, for which he had been ...

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by airkas1
Mon Jul 15, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre screen - R5K
Replies: 16
Views: 291

Re: Pre screen - R5K

Hi Rich,

Slightly soft and a bit magenta (needing more green) color cast. Otherwise nice.

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by airkas1
Mon Jul 15, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre-Screening - DanielK
Replies: 20
Views: 1404

Re: Pre-Screening - DanielK

Hi Daniel, 1. On the sharp side, a little overexposed top half of the fuselage. Nice shot though, perhaps better with reduced highlights. 2. Oversharpened, blurry nose 3. Very noisy and very oversharpend, top half fuselage overexposed. 4. Very oversharpened and a bit overexposed. Harsh light on all 4.

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by airkas1
Mon Jul 15, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre-screening photos - fsx98
Replies: 417
Views: 31235

Re: Pre-screening photos - fsx98

It's very toplit, the top fuselage is overexposed, windowline oversharpened and just poor light in general. I wouldn't suggest uploading this photo, nor any others taken in similar light.

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: prescreen / editing advice - jeepregular
Replies: 6
Views: 1078

Re: prescreen / editing advice - jeepregular

Level looks fine to me, the photo should be alright after fixing the underexposure and using a bit less contrast. The aircraft is bright enough, but the surroundings are dark (check the right side of the histogram).

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo(s) that made you go WOW!
Replies: 232
Views: 63745

Re: Photo(s) that made you go WOW!

1985! Better quality than some of the modern day uploads we see.

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 8:04 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Photo upload FAQ Why should I upload my photos to your web site? It's basically an "all win" situation. You're a winner because you get to show your work to the world. Airliners.net is one of the largest aviation related websites. Many people pass though this site every day. You getting t...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Vignetting Vignetting is the effect where a photo gets a lighter or darker towards the corners or edges of the photo. It is a result of lens limitations and it may occur all along the zoom range, depending on the aperture and focal length. Dark vignetting is the most common. It can however easily b...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Underexposed Your photo(s) is underexposed or too dark. 1. If the photo is underexposed it is probably caused by incorrect camera settings or by incorrect processing. You can try to brighten the image during processing, but this can often result in a noisy appearance, thus leading to a noisy reject...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Soft Your photo(s) had a soft appearance. This does not mean they are blurry or out of focus, but that they need an extra kick of sharpness. This can be done by using the sharpen function of your image editing software. But be careful not to sharpen your pictures too much, because that may lead to ...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Size The size of your photo was too small or had an invalid width/height size ratio. Normally, the upload page will actively give you an error if the size of your photo is incorrect, meaning a size rejection is very uncommon. However, there is a bug that allows for square(ish) photos to be upoaded....

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:57 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Right in Frame There is too much "empty space" on the left side of the aircraft. Generally speaking the empty space on each side of the aircraft (both horizontally and vertically) should be equal. You might also be getting this rejection for a shot where an aircraft is substantially pictu...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:57 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Reupload Your photo(s) seems to be an unchanged reupload of a photo that was previously rejected. Re-uploading previously rejected photos in unchanged form is not allowed. Instead, use the appeal link which is included in your rejection E-mail (scroll further down in your email to see this link) to...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:56 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Quality The image quality of your photo(s) did not meet the very high standards of Airliners.net. This may be the result of several perceived problems happening simultaneously, such as noise, blurriness, or unfavorable lighting. Usually we use this rejection reason to indicate that we suspect that ...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:56 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Photog To upload photos you do not own the copyrights to, is a violation of international copyright laws and may result in huge fines or even a prison sentence, depending on severity and country. Something about your photo(s) or the attached information led us to believe that you may not be the act...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:56 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Personal Message Personal means that the screener left you a personal note. You can find the message in your rejection E-mail. The message contains additional information on what is wrong with the photo and/or where on the photo you can find the flaw. It may also include recommendations from time t...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:55 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

People You will usually get this rejection if there are people clearly recognisable ore too prominently present in your photo(s). Cockpit photos with the pilots in their seats are acceptable, provided that they are not looking at the camera. Any photo in which people are prominently posing is not a...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:55 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Oversharpened Your photo(s) were sharpened too much. In most cases this problem is due to oversharpening of the photo during post-processing in image editing software. Try sharpening the picture less aggressively to get rid of the jagged edges. These jagged edges are usually very visible on titles,...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:55 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Overexposed Your photo is overexposed. In the case of a digital camera, the problem is almost certainly caused by incorrect exposure settings on your camera. In the case of a scanned image, it may be a problem with the original photo, negative or slide. Check your original photo, and if it appears ...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:54 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Noise There was too much grain or digital noise in your photo(s). All slide or print scans contain a certain amount of grain, and all images from digital cameras contain a certain amount of digital noise, but these amounts should be kept at acceptable values. In case of a digital camera, avoiding n...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:54 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Motive Your photo(s) showed a motive that is not accepted by Airliners.net. This problem may be due to a very wide range of reasons. Some of the most common examples are: - Photos showing just a part of an aircraft (with no motivation for doing so, like a special sticker, damage etc.). Additionally...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Low in Frame There is too much "empty space" above the aircraft. Generally speaking the empty space on each side of the aircraft (both horizontally and vertically) should be equal. You might also be getting this rejection for a shot where an aircraft is substantially pictured but a small ...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Low contrast Your photo has a too low contrast setting. Too low settings result in whites that are not pure white, or blacks that are not pure black. The image looks "flat". The contrast problem may be due to incorrect post-processing with image editing software. If the image is a scan of...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Left in Frame There is too much "empty space" on the right side of the aircraft. Generally speaking the empty space on each side of the aircraft (both horizontally and vertically) should be equal. You might also be getting this rejection for a shot where an aircraft is substantially pictu...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:52 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

Info Some of the information you submitted together with your photo(s) was missing, incorrect, irrelevant or in the wrong format. A common reason for this message is a missing registration or an airport name/location in the wrong format. In many cases this rejection can be avoided by using the auto...

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by airkas1
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:52 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide
Replies: 58
Views: 1057

Re: Airliners.net Photo Upload & Acceptance Guide

High in Frame There is too much "empty space" below aircraft. Generally speaking the empty space on each side of the aircraft (both horizontally and vertically) should be equal. You might also be getting this rejection for a shot where an aircraft is substantially pictured but a small amo...

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