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by KLGAviation
Thu Jul 19, 2007 7:36 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: $ St. Maarten Pic -- Yup, I'm Clueless
Replies: 7
Views: 4190

RE: $ St. Maarten Pic -- Yup, I'm Clueless

Thanks Andy- A little more information: It's for the Aircraft Performance Group booth at NBAA (<url>http://www.apg.aero/</url>), and they just want the image for the one show display. <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym>, the sales / marketing r...

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by KLGAviation
Thu Jul 19, 2007 3:09 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: $ St. Maarten Pic -- Yup, I'm Clueless
Replies: 7
Views: 4190

$ St. Maarten Pic -- Yup, I'm Clueless

Hey guys, I've just recieved an email requesting the purchase of rights to a photo of mine. <center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/0809669/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/0809669/M/" target="_blank">View Medium <IMG SRC="/pho...

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by KLGAviation
Mon Jul 17, 2006 2:51 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Angles And The Horizon?
Replies: 19
Views: 3981

RE: Angles And The Horizon?

Suresh, Trust me this is was not ment as an accusation in any form!! I tried very hard to be careful with the way I worded this thread. I did not intend in ANY way to question your validity or the validity of your photos, and as I stated in the original post, I am very fond of the photo as it is. It...

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by KLGAviation
Fri Jul 14, 2006 1:07 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Angles And The Horizon?
Replies: 19
Views: 3981

Angles And The Horizon?

Guys, I'm just wondering if there is any rule against the rotation of an image if the horizon is not visible in the picture. <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/1074235/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/1074235/M/" targe...

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by KLGAviation
Thu May 11, 2006 7:37 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Motiv...anyone?!
Replies: 11
Views: 1614

RE: Motiv...anyone?!

Jeroen, I simply can't believe that the first and third were rejected. It would be a shame to see you stop uploading, however if shots such as these are rejected despite, in my own opinion, their excellence, then maybe it is best that you stop wasting time here. There are other places on the web whe...

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by KLGAviation
Thu May 04, 2006 8:39 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Question Regarding Backlighting
Replies: 6
Views: 3092

Question Regarding Backlighting

Guys, I'm confused by exactly what effects backlighting can have a photo and how one might go about correcting these problems. In the comment of this photo by Thomas Millard he asks to forgive the backlighting... to me the photo is still awesome (love the angle). I'm just wondering how to get accept...

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by KLGAviation
Mon May 01, 2006 3:16 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Panning Is Hard...
Replies: 33
Views: 2956

RE: Panning Is Hard...

<TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-top: 1pt #28455E solid;border-right: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-bottom: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-left: 1pt #28455E solid;table-layout:fixed;border-spacing:0;padding:0;border-collapse: collapse;" bgcolor=#1E3951><tr><td><font size=2 face="ARIAL, Helv...

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by KLGAviation
Sun Apr 30, 2006 4:31 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: US Navy At SXM... Pull From The Queue?
Replies: 4
Views: 5471

RE: US Navy At SXM... Pull From The Queue?

Ah, alright. It kills me to always do this but oh well, that's life. Well, that's MY life, at least. Big grin

Chris

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by KLGAviation
Sun Apr 30, 2006 2:52 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: US Navy At SXM... Pull From The Queue?
Replies: 4
Views: 5471

US Navy At SXM... Pull From The Queue?

Guys, I recently uploaded this photo: <a href="http://www.airliners.net/addphotos/big/ready/USN5834.jpg" target=_blank>http://www.airliners.net/addphotos/big/ready/USN5834.jpg</a> But, as usual, I'm beginning to convice myself that it's going to be rejected for quality. Think I should pull it from t...

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by KLGAviation
Thu Apr 27, 2006 3:51 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: What If "captain America" Ruined Your Shot?
Replies: 28
Views: 4929

RE: What If "captain America" Ruined Your Shot?

Guys, What can I say... I don't appreciate hostility for my views simply being different from yours. <TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-top: 1pt #28455E solid;border-right: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-bottom: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-left: 1pt #28455E solid;table-layout:fixed;border-s...

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by KLGAviation
Wed Apr 26, 2006 12:33 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: What If "captain America" Ruined Your Shot?
Replies: 28
Views: 4929

RE: What If "captain America" Ruined Your Shot?

I seriously need to get some new glasses. Just reread the topic and did not realize the the question was regarding how one would react if <b>shoved</b> by the person in question. I have no toleration for that. However, if the shove part was omitted my previously stated views wouldn't change. Chris (...

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by KLGAviation
Wed Apr 26, 2006 11:45 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: What If "captain America" Ruined Your Shot?
Replies: 28
Views: 4929

RE: What If "captain America" Ruined Your Shot?

Ah, please don't view it that way. I'm just saying that while Captain America is an annoyance now, one day he could come in handy. <img border=0 src="http://www.airliners.net/discussions/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border=0> I'm just offering my own opinion given the title of ...

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by KLGAviation
Wed Apr 26, 2006 11:32 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: What If "captain America" Ruined Your Shot?
Replies: 28
Views: 4929

RE: What If "captain America" Ruined Your Shot?

Guys, In all honesty, I would immediately stop shooting, then I would give him the opportunity to see some <acronym title="Normandie Aviation (France)">ID</acronym>. If he was satisfied, only then I would continue shooting. Of course, if I were actually in the that situation I'm sure I'd be nothing ...

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by KLGAviation
Mon Apr 24, 2006 12:51 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Q. About The Actual Screening Process?
Replies: 44
Views: 5298

RE: Q. About The Actual Screening Process?

Glenn,

You have no idea how much I appreciate that response, and how long I've been awaiting one of its content.

Thank you!

Chris

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by KLGAviation
Mon Apr 24, 2006 2:33 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Q. About The Actual Screening Process?
Replies: 44
Views: 5298

RE: Q. About The Actual Screening Process?

Guys, I think that the most important this a screener can possibly do is put a comment if there is something significant the person can be doing that isn't obvious by the rejection reason. This is key: *Even though I get angry for all of my badmotiv rejections, I know that they're being rejected for...

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by KLGAviation
Sun Apr 23, 2006 3:29 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Are These Good Enough To Try And Upload?
Replies: 9
Views: 5765

RE: Are These Good Enough To Try And Upload?

Hey Mike, I re-edited the first one for you to show a little more of what A.net is looking for, however due to the exposure (check out the sky) I'm afraid it's unsalvagable! Nonetheless, it's an AWESOME capture. <center><table align=center BORDER=0 width=650 cellpadding=0 cellspacing=0 STYLE="border...

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by KLGAviation
Sun Apr 23, 2006 4:03 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: My Personal Favorite... But Would It Make It?
Replies: 6
Views: 3803

RE: My Personal Favorite... But Would It Make It?

Ah, thanks, and believe me, I know it's not close to A.net standards. The reason for my post was simply to be thought-provoking. I wish there was some way that unconventional shots could get their own section or something, however the more I think about it the more far-fetched my own ideals seem! Ch...

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by KLGAviation
Sun Apr 23, 2006 3:01 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: My Personal Favorite... But Would It Make It?
Replies: 6
Views: 3803

My Personal Favorite... But Would It Make It?

Guys, I am aware this photo isn't good quality. I'm aware that the aircraft has motion blur. I'm aware that the horizon curves. But my question is, would this photo make it? <table BORDER=0 width=58 cellpadding=0 cellspacing=0 STYLE="border: 1px black solid;"><tr><td><a href="/uf/view.file?id=536885...

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by KLGAviation
Sat Apr 15, 2006 4:21 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Lets See Your Amazing Shots That Didnt Make Anet!
Replies: 83
Views: 7800

RE: Lets See Your Amazing Shots That Didnt Make Anet!

I was pretty upset about these rejections because it showed me that artistic shots aren't appreciated anymore... aviation photography is becoming aviation picture-taking!! Both were badmotiv. <center><table align=center BORDER=0 width=602 cellpadding=0 cellspacing=0 STYLE="border: 1px black solid;">...

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by KLGAviation
Sat Sep 24, 2005 4:21 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo Sale - Quotes?
Replies: 5
Views: 2821

RE: Photo Sale - Quotes?

Guys, Thanks so much for your responses. Being a somewhat amateur at photo sales, I always like having a basis on what to ask for. Unfortunately I have no luck when it comes to these things. I received an email saying that the client chose another option due to its design, not price. This is the sec...

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by KLGAviation
Thu Sep 22, 2005 4:53 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo Sale - Quotes?
Replies: 5
Views: 2821

Photo Sale - Quotes?

Guys, I received an email from a graphics designer and was asked for permission to use one of my photographs on the packaging for this computer-game product. It will retail for approximately $29.95 USD, and approximately 10,000 copies are expected to be sold. <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="...

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by KLGAviation
Mon Sep 05, 2005 3:11 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Will This Get Nailed For Motive?
Replies: 10
Views: 4574

RE: Will This Get Nailed For Motive?

Excellent shot!!

Motive looks good to me. But, I would upload at 1024* as the shot is a bit soft. Making it smaller would quarantee that the quality is acceptable.

Chris

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by KLGAviation
Mon Aug 22, 2005 4:23 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Bad Acceptance For "artistic" Angles?!?
Replies: 20
Views: 4268

RE: Bad Acceptance For "artistic" Angles?!?

Jeroen, All of your shots are incredible, although I'm personally more fond of number two and three. It is a shame that Airliners.net is so set on the "aviation" part of aviation photography.The photographical aspects of aviation photography have much more to offer. Keep up the excellent work. You'l...

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by KLGAviation
Sun Aug 21, 2005 3:22 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Boston Spahtting
Replies: 8
Views: 1907

RE: Boston Spahtting

Futterman,

Have fun in my second home. I'll be there a lot in the next four years. Big grin

Chris

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by KLGAviation
Fri Aug 12, 2005 11:35 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo Request From Boeing
Replies: 6
Views: 4071

Photo Request From Boeing

Guys, Today, I received an email from a member of Boeing regarding one of my photos. <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/809669/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/809669/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photo...

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by KLGAviation
Mon Aug 01, 2005 3:08 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Why Has The Acceptance Bar Been Raised?
Replies: 72
Views: 5629

RE: Why Has The Acceptance Bar Been Raised?

Guys, As for artistic shots, I think that badmotiv is the main villain. <img src="http://img192.imageshack.us/img192/3742/img14729zn.jpg" width="600" height="450" border=0> Sure, the reg. is cut off... sure, it's dark and contrasty, but what if that's the way the photographer wanted it? It's a lot d...

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by KLGAviation
Mon Aug 01, 2005 2:57 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Why Has The Acceptance Bar Been Raised?
Replies: 72
Views: 5629

RE: Why Has The Acceptance Bar Been Raised?

Filet mignon just got a hell of a lot more expensive, so now the middleclass people aren't buying it.

That's my twisted input. Big grin

Chris

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by KLGAviation
Sun Jul 31, 2005 1:43 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Starting To Get Irritated With Rejections
Replies: 53
Views: 4877

RE: Starting To Get Irritated With Rejections

Andrew, As for contrast, it seems that the shot was underexposed. Therefore, leaving it as it will make the shot look dull but adding contrast will make the light areas flare up. I think levels might have taken care of it but I'm not quite sure. Bad quality might have to do with darker areas in the ...

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by KLGAviation
Sun Jul 31, 2005 3:11 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Aerial Views , You Have To See This!
Replies: 20
Views: 5618

RE: Aerial Views , You Have To See This!

Guys, Check out runway 22L at <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>. <a href="http://www.iasa.com.au/folders/Safety_Issues/RiskManagement/softgroundarrest.html" target=_blank>http://www.iasa.com.au/folders/Safet...skManagement...

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by KLGAviation
Sat Jul 16, 2005 7:34 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Help On Baddirty
Replies: 19
Views: 1924

RE: Help On Baddirty

Guys,

Many of you are not helping as your should... I just see people trying to come back with a reply more witty than the last.

Chris

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by KLGAviation
Sat Jul 16, 2005 6:05 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Help On Baddirty
Replies: 19
Views: 1924

RE: Help On Baddirty

I, along with many others, don't like sarcasm. It makes the administration look bad. I couldn't see the spot until I equalized it. And, still, it is barely visible. Why are photos rejected for tiny spots? As shown above, the "general public" does not care whether or not there is a near-invisible imp...

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by KLGAviation
Wed Jul 06, 2005 1:14 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Taking Pics In SXM (Maho Beach), Any Tips?
Replies: 3
Views: 4875

RE: Taking Pics In SXM (Maho Beach), Any Tips?

My suggestion... shoot from as far away as possible in order to capture the entire scene. A lot of people get caught up in being close to the action, but in reality, what has more effect? A close picture of the bottom of a plan or a picture showing the sand <acronym title="Anderson - Regional (Count...

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by KLGAviation
Sat Jul 02, 2005 2:59 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Sobering Experience And Completely Confused
Replies: 19
Views: 2503

RE: Sobering Experience And Completely Confused

When the graphic technician at the news station created that logo, they went to Airliners.net and took an image, thinking that you would never find out. Prove them wrong.  Smile

Chris

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by KLGAviation
Wed Jun 29, 2005 2:11 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Should I Upload This Picture Of JFK?
Replies: 9
Views: 5078

RE: Should I Upload This Picture Of JFK?

That is an INCREDIBLE photograph regardless of whether or not it would be accepted.

Probably not, as this database is more for aviation then for photography.

Chris

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by KLGAviation
Mon Jun 27, 2005 12:02 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Your Very First Accepted Upload On A.net
Replies: 128
Views: 8515

RE: Your Very First Accepted Upload On A.net

Guys, Beginner's luck. <img border=0 src="http://www.airliners.net/discussions/graphics/smilies/silly.gif" width="15" height="15" border=0> <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/557532/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/557...

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by KLGAviation
Sat Jun 25, 2005 3:54 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Can I Put Such Pictures On The Internet?
Replies: 15
Views: 4924

RE: Can I Put Such Pictures On The Internet?

Fergul,

Yes, very true! My given opinion was what the outcome would be. I would definitely contact them for permission as that's what we would all want if we were them.

Chris

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by KLGAviation
Sat Jun 25, 2005 2:44 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Can I Put Such Pictures On The Internet?
Replies: 15
Views: 4924

RE: Can I Put Such Pictures On The Internet?

The Backlot Tour - Coming 29 June - Steven Spielberg's "War of the Worlds". The original movie sets from this highly anticipated film are the latest feature to be added to the Backlot Tour. See the small town, which has been devastated by an elaborately choreographed 747 jetliner crash, dramatically...

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by KLGAviation
Tue Jun 14, 2005 4:10 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: New Upload Queue Limits
Replies: 325
Views: 14635

RE: New Upload Queue Limits

Gah, that "100 shots in database" clause sucks for beginners. Like me.

But, overall, I can't complain!! This is what everyone has wanted from the beginning, so well done guys.  Silly

Chris

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by KLGAviation
Mon Jun 13, 2005 7:20 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Get Me Some Prozac And A Load Of Free Time
Replies: 17
Views: 4305

RE: Get Me Some Prozac And A Load Of Free Time

I'm trying to figure out whether certain "interpretations" parallel those of a cop or of a lawyer. I'm going more for cop. Not being directed at anyone in specific.

Chris

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by KLGAviation
Mon Jun 13, 2005 3:37 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Corrupted Image?
Replies: 4
Views: 1921

RE: Corrupted Image?

Guys,

Nope, wasn't just a refresh problem.

It's working now... someone fixed it before you guys could see it.

Chris

[Edited 2005-06-12 20:39:11]

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by KLGAviation
Mon Jun 13, 2005 2:52 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Corrupted Image?
Replies: 4
Views: 1921

Corrupted Image?

Guys, The following photo was added very recently, however since then it seems to have been corrupted. I know it wasn't that way when it was uploaded. Also, the copyright is gone. <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/856005/L/" target="_blank...

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by KLGAviation
Mon Jun 13, 2005 1:02 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Get Me Some Prozac And A Load Of Free Time
Replies: 17
Views: 4305

RE: Get Me Some Prozac And A Load Of Free Time

Rock on Futt! Rock on.  Smile

Point proven.

Chris

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by KLGAviation
Fri Jun 10, 2005 7:39 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Thumbs Up To Kmia Cops. What A Nice Change.
Replies: 6
Views: 3582

RE: Thumbs Up To Kmia Cops. What A Nice Change.

I would like to add that Simon recieved respect because he showed it! Often, spotters don't understand that cops <acronym title="Air Vallee (Italy)">DO</acronym> have a job to do. I can tell you that if you had showed a temper, KMIA cops would have had you formally questioned and then probably made ...

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by KLGAviation
Thu Jun 09, 2005 2:07 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Hit Generating Comments What's Yours?
Replies: 19
Views: 2050

RE: Hit Generating Comments What's Yours?

"Is that a naked women in the cockpit? I really think it might be! Oh, look at those exquisite entities! Nope, just the captain. Note that the captain has two ears, yet only one nose. Is that a crack developing in the windshield? Nope! It's a shadow! But, a shadow of what? Could it be a UFO? Or, cou...

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by KLGAviation
Sun May 29, 2005 6:42 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Jones Beach Airshow
Replies: 6
Views: 2290

Jones Beach Airshow

Guys, Just curious if any of you stopped by the Jones Beach Airshow on Long Island, NY today (Saturday). I was surrounded by other photographers that seemed to be more than hobbiests. The shows were great! The Thunderbirds were nothing compared to last year's Blue Angles presentation but that could ...

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by KLGAviation
Wed May 25, 2005 7:31 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Assistance Needed - Canon Vs. Panasonic
Replies: 10
Views: 5139

RE: Assistance Needed - Canon Vs. Panasonic

I have the S1 <acronym title="Island Airlines (USA) and Eagle Air/Arnaflug (Iceland)">IS</acronym>, and before I got my Rebel, I loved it. It's got the perfect features for someone who is on the advanced end of digital. <br><table align=center border=0 width=500><tr><td><center><font color="#EEEEEE"...

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by KLGAviation
Fri May 20, 2005 11:00 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo Usage Request From Airbus
Replies: 43
Views: 7437

RE: Photo Usage Request From Airbus

Guys, They <acronym title="Air Vallee (Italy)">DO</acronym> have a budget for that. They just think that they can get the easy way out because the "average" amateur would just give away their photo for free. But then again, we aren't average. <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/biggrin.gif"...

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by KLGAviation
Fri May 20, 2005 4:07 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Why Are People So Rude. Would It Hurt Them To.....
Replies: 33
Views: 5438

RE: Why Are People So Rude. Would It Hurt Them To.

I rarely get replies from the <u>photographers</u>, and when I do, they are usually very trite. There is one particular high-hitting photographer at this site who I have emailed many times over the past two years regarding different things, and I have never recieved any replies from him. It just sho...

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by KLGAviation
Thu May 12, 2005 5:12 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Old Photo Produce Hits!
Replies: 6
Views: 2720

RE: Old Photo Produce Hits!

Explanation: Your photo was/is the most popular photo on that particular airline. Therefore, when a large number of people searched for Onur, they clicked on your photo, given that many people request the photo page to show the most popular photos first in a given search. Great shot, by the way! Chris

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by KLGAviation
Mon May 09, 2005 7:33 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Optical Illusions
Replies: 26
Views: 3338

Optical Illusions

Guys, After your first look at this photo, you may find yourself asking why the gear are halfway up during a near-tailstrike. But, a closer look will prove otherwise. <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/biggrin.gif" alt="Big grin"> <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Hel...

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