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by zachary165
Sat Jul 18, 2020 11:18 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Accepted Photos Not Showing
Replies: 20
Views: 2762

Re: Accepted Photos Not Showing

Thank you

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by zachary165
Fri Jul 17, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Accepted Photos Not Showing
Replies: 20
Views: 2762

Re: Accepted Photos Not Showing

ID #6093093 not showing

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by zachary165
Sun May 03, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Southeast Asia - Part 1! FSM-DFW-NRT-KUL-HAN, AA and MH Y
Replies: 5
Views: 4139

Re: Southeast Asia - Part 1! FSM-DFW-NRT-KUL-HAN, AA and MH Y

Excellent and very detailed report as always Amrit! Looking forward to part 2 soon

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by zachary165
Mon Jun 24, 2019 12:19 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: To the Grand Canyon Via Southwest part 1
Replies: 1
Views: 3204

To the Grand Canyon Via Southwest part 1

After our trip to Italy in 2017, my grandma wanted to do something special for her grandchildren - Myself and my sister. After about a month of looking at places to go, we decided to go to the grand canyon because neither of us had been before. We planned for memorial day but eventually decided on t...

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by zachary165
Sat Jun 08, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo(s) that made you go WOW!
Replies: 317
Views: 128156

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



wonderful lighting and some unique weather patterns

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by zachary165
Thu Jan 24, 2019 4:21 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo(s) that made you go WOW!
Replies: 317
Views: 128156

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




All of these are excellent Kas! Congrats on the PC!

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by zachary165
Fri Nov 23, 2018 3:23 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo(s) that made you go WOW!
Replies: 317
Views: 128156

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



Absolutely stunning seaplane shot that I somehow missed seeing the other day

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by zachary165
Mon Jul 16, 2018 3:31 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Chicago skyline from a Cessna 172 pre screen
Replies: 6
Views: 1290

Re: Chicago skyline from a Cessna 172 pre screen

I re-cropped from the edited image. I did some selective sharpening to try and fix the issue as well

ImageN476CM_skyline_1300px_usm270_1 by zmenz97, on Flickr

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by zachary165
Sun Jul 15, 2018 4:11 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Chicago skyline from a Cessna 172 pre screen
Replies: 6
Views: 1290

Re: Chicago skyline from a Cessna 172 pre screen

Thanks for the response I put what you recommended and also corrected the border issue in the top left. the result is below.
Image

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by zachary165
Wed Jul 11, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Chicago skyline from a Cessna 172 pre screen
Replies: 6
Views: 1290

Chicago skyline from a Cessna 172 pre screen

Yesterday I got to fly up the Chicago lakeshore VFR corridor on my way to KPWK. I snapped this shot of the skyline and was wondering if it had any chance of making it here. I dont have the best of luck when it comes to wingviews. https://farm1.staticflickr.com/913/43295011742_97d8755ce8_b.jpg N476CM...

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by zachary165
Thu May 24, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: WOW's Inaugural STL-KEF flight
Replies: 8
Views: 5326

Re: WOW's Inaugural STL-KEF flight

excellent review. This and the upcoming rout from Kansas City on Icelandair give me less of an excuse not to go.

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by zachary165
Sun Apr 15, 2018 1:47 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: German Study tour part 3: I'll be home for Christmas DUB-ORD-SDF
Replies: 4
Views: 3303

German Study tour part 3: I'll be home for Christmas DUB-ORD-SDF

To start from the beginning of the trip, click here I awoke from my wonderful night of rest at 7 a.m. I quickly showered, got dressed, and packed everything up from the night before. I then went downstairs to the hotel restaurant where my father's Hilton gold status allowed me to enjoy a delicious ...

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by zachary165
Thu Mar 08, 2018 4:49 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: *Lots of Pics* German Study tour part 2: I'll be home for Christmas MUC-DUB
Replies: 3
Views: 3596

*Lots of Pics* German Study tour part 2: I'll be home for Christmas MUC-DUB

Hello and welcome to the second and final part of my trip to Germany this past winter. I visited with a group from my University for two weeks of sightseeing primarily focused in Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg. Given that It was Christmastime, there was plenty of markets to visit and plenty of Glühwe...

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by zachary165
Wed Jan 17, 2018 2:01 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Two weeks in Italy via AA part 2: Home via Rome
Replies: 7
Views: 5333

Re: Two weeks in Italy via AA part 2: Home via Rome

Finally someone who took a photo of AA's 77E new Y cabin. Although 2-5-2 was cool and at least 9 abreast the seats and cabin were old and the PTVs. I hope to visit Italy one day and see the famous sights for themselves I found these new PTVs to be light yeas ahead of their counterparts. They actual...

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by zachary165
Tue Jan 16, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: German Study Tour Part 1: STL to MUC via ORD and DUB
Replies: 7
Views: 4916

German Study Tour Part 1: STL to MUC via ORD and DUB

Hello and welcome to what will be a 2 part trip report of an amazing opportunity I got to experience this past winter: Weinachtszeit in Deutschland (or Christmastime in Germany). I got to go on this trip thanks to my University's study abroad program. However, the difference between a study tour and...

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by zachary165
Sun Jan 14, 2018 8:52 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Two weeks in Italy via AA part 2: Home via Rome
Replies: 7
Views: 5333

Two weeks in Italy via AA part 2: Home via Rome

In a mere two weeks, I had seen so much of Italy. One day I was floating through the canals of Venice, and the next, I was swimming in the Cinque Terre. The entire trip was back to back amazement. Unfortunately, like all good things, this too must come to an end. But before the flight, Here are some...

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by zachary165
Wed Oct 11, 2017 2:40 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo(s) that made you go WOW!
Replies: 317
Views: 128156

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



I'm a sucker for sunset pics

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by zachary165
Fri Sep 08, 2017 7:50 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The day I flew the world's most popular plane (GFK-FAR-CKN-GFK, C172)
Replies: 12
Views: 7265

Re: The day I flew the world's most popular plane (GFK-FAR-CKN-GFK, C172)

Wonderful report. It's always nice to see the small aircraft that I have grown to love. Don;t worry about how you did your first time at the controls. Everybody has to start somewhere.

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by zachary165
Fri Aug 11, 2017 4:07 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Oshkosh 2017 pre/post screening: zachary165
Replies: 5
Views: 1072

Re: Oshkosh 2017 pre/post screening: zachary165

http://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/airliners/7/9/5/4494597.jpg?v=v45c37c6b244 Not from Oshkosh, but this was rejected for motive due to the chairs in the picture. I personally think that the chairs weren't avoidable because they were for the pilots that were answering questions that I had to crop ...

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by zachary165
Thu Aug 03, 2017 7:08 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Oshkosh 2017 pre/post screening: zachary165
Replies: 5
Views: 1072

Re: Oshkosh 2017 pre/post screening: zachary165

Perhaps you have a better photo? I have one from each aircraft that took off. note that these are straight out of the camera and converted to jpeg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4399/36310997436_2a55e147b1_o.jpg sister ship https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4427/36186760952_1cb9da217f_o.jpg I'd really...

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by zachary165
Thu Aug 03, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Oshkosh 2017 pre/post screening: zachary165
Replies: 5
Views: 1072

Re: Oshkosh 2017 pre/post screening: zachary165

Also, I searched far and wide for a registration on this one. I could not find any. Is that still acceptable?
Image

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by zachary165
Thu Aug 03, 2017 2:53 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Oshkosh 2017 pre/post screening: zachary165
Replies: 5
Views: 1072

Oshkosh 2017 pre/post screening: zachary165

I took approximately 48GB of photos during my week at Oshkosh. This thread will only be for the ones that I would like a second opinion on. http://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/airliners/7/1/4/4491417.jpg?v=v4758ee170aa This was rejected for soft and a personal message telling me to reupload at a sma...

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by zachary165
Tue Jul 25, 2017 10:46 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Blue origin
Replies: 2
Views: 850

Blue origin

Would a photo of Blue Origin's New Shepard 2 be allowed in the database? it is unmanned but would fall into a similar category as a Spacex rocket. I took a photo of one while it being set up for display at airventure and was just wondering https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4302/36165755385_7bb2ea90c2_o...

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by zachary165
Fri Jul 21, 2017 6:33 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Two weeks in Italy via AA part 1
Replies: 6
Views: 4801

Re: Two weeks in Italy via AA part 1

Thanks for all the wonderful replies. American serve the worst meals in economy...Interesting that AA fly to Venice from Philly. I honestly had my expectations set so low on this flight that I was actually pleasantly surprised by the meal. I knew what I was getting in to when I booked the flight. Th...

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by zachary165
Sun Jul 16, 2017 7:40 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Two weeks in Italy via AA part 1
Replies: 6
Views: 4801

Two weeks in Italy via AA part 1

My grandmother on my mom's side decided that she would like to "spend her inheritance on her family and experience it alongside us while she is still here." This led to a trip to Italy scheduled for the summer of 2017; coinciding with my mother's 50th birthday. I booked a trip that had us ...

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by zachary165
Fri Jul 14, 2017 10:59 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Oshkosh 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 794

Oshkosh 2017

Is anybody going to Oshkosh this year? I myself will be there from 7/22 to 7/31.

Mods: please move if in wrong forum

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by zachary165
Thu May 25, 2017 10:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Accidents that changed aviation
Replies: 118
Views: 15476

Re: Accidents that changed aviation

Surprised it hasn't been mentioned yet: Colgan Air 3407 caused the minimum hour requirement for a part 121 first officer to rise from 250 to 1500 and also required the new FO's to have an ATP licence as well.

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by zachary165
Wed May 24, 2017 8:37 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Trip Report - CLE-YYZ-PVG-SIN-PVG-YYZ-CLE AC/MU J
Replies: 6
Views: 5620

Re: Trip Report - CLE-YYZ-PVG-SIN-PVG-YYZ-CLE AC/MU J

jmertic wrote:
Any recommendations on how to turn a Google Doc with inline photos to a post?


I use Flickr and copy the BBcode under the share link. The account is free and you have up to 1 terabyte of storage. However, You can also use sites such as imageshack or photbucket.

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by zachary165
Tue May 23, 2017 5:05 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre Screening: Cessna 172R cockpit
Replies: 4
Views: 1523

Re: Pre Screening: Cessna 172R cockpit

Thanks for the tips. I'll try again with my next flight and try with that photo

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by zachary165
Mon May 22, 2017 1:25 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre Screening: Cessna 172R cockpit
Replies: 4
Views: 1523

Pre Screening: Cessna 172R cockpit

Hi All, I just got back from my first solo Cross Country flight and took this photo of the cockpit on the ground. The sun was straight on the nose, causing the overexposure of the outside. I wanted a second opinion on the photo. https://c1.staticflickr.com/5/4227/34424773110_719efb413e_o.jpg

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by zachary165
Tue May 09, 2017 11:13 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo(s) that made you go WOW!
Replies: 317
Views: 128156

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



love the heat distorting the sun

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by zachary165
Fri Apr 21, 2017 10:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: One of the last airworthy Boeing 747-200s flies into retirement Kalitta Air
Replies: 45
Views: 12131

Re: One of the last airworthy Boeing 747-200s flies into retirement Kalitta Air

While I'm sad to see it go, Hearing this makes me even happier that I got to see this bird in Louisville during the holiday rush last December.

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by zachary165
Fri Apr 21, 2017 8:33 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: My First Solo Flight: Cessna 172R
Replies: 10
Views: 3724

Re: My First Solo Flight: Cessna 172R

Thank you all for the nice replies. It took a while for me to settle down and write out these replies as I am still a full time student and the month of April can be one of the toughest months of the year for college students. you can't go wrong with a pop-tart before taking off! Enjoy the rest of y...

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by zachary165
Sun Apr 16, 2017 2:00 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: My First Solo Flight: Cessna 172R
Replies: 10
Views: 3724

My First Solo Flight: Cessna 172R

Note: If you actively despise video reports, you may have an issue. As I was the only person inside the aircraft, I was too busy flying it to take pictures. video of my first solo with ATC Read description if you want to skip to the fun stuff 1st takeoff: 4:15 1st landing: 8:00 2nd takeoff: 13:40 2n...

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by zachary165
Sat Apr 08, 2017 10:18 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Post Screening: feedback requested
Replies: 4
Views: 1290

Re: Post Screening: feedback requested

Thanks for all the feedback. I will try and make a new edit when I have the time.

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by zachary165
Wed Apr 05, 2017 3:28 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Post Screening: feedback requested
Replies: 4
Views: 1290

Post Screening: feedback requested

Over spring break, the president decided to pay a visit to my hometown. Naturally, I went. I submitted a shot and it was rejected for high contrast and being common. I understand that common is never used by itself. Advice on how to better edit this photo is appreciated. The aircraft is a bit dark d...

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by zachary165
Tue Mar 28, 2017 5:20 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: SDF Spotting
Replies: 3
Views: 800

Re: SDF Spotting

I've spotted numerous times at SDF. As Jehan stated above, there is a very good location at republic and the cellphone lot. The security has become more photographer friendly in the past few years. If they do come, they will most likely run your driver's licence through a database to see if you are ...

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by zachary165
Sun Feb 12, 2017 9:41 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo(s) that made you go WOW!
Replies: 317
Views: 128156

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



Just look at those colors!

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by zachary165
Fri Dec 30, 2016 4:03 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo(s) that made you go WOW!
Replies: 317
Views: 128156

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

4133959,4144751,4141349 The Qantas is quite interesting to me. As A beginning student pilot, Aviation weather is particularly interesting. Finding the weather that allows the photo to have more composition than a sunny side on is something that I have been trying to do for a while now. The Qantas b...

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by zachary165
Fri Dec 16, 2016 8:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cessna scraps unsold skycatcher frames
Replies: 36
Views: 8087

Re: Cessna scraps unsold skycatcher frames

Hopefully Cessna goes back drawing board. I think they can have a winner for an airplane that designed for flight training. However they need to get it right. Which includes designing better, picking the right engine and making the airplane IFR capable. If it is designed for basic flight training, ...

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by zachary165
Fri Dec 16, 2016 8:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cessna scraps unsold skycatcher frames
Replies: 36
Views: 8087

Re: Cessna scraps unsold skycatcher frames

SEPilot wrote:
It clearly did not catch on, anyone know why not?


It's useful load was also around 490 pounds a 152 has a useful load of around 590 pounds

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by zachary165
Fri Dec 16, 2016 3:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cessna scraps unsold skycatcher frames
Replies: 36
Views: 8087

Cessna scraps unsold skycatcher frames

http://www.kansas.com/news/business/avi ... 67978.html
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It seems the remaining 90 frames will be used for spare parts to support the current fleet.

http://www.kansas.com/news/business/avi ... 67978.html

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by zachary165
Thu Oct 13, 2016 5:46 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo Usage Rights
Replies: 4
Views: 1651

Photo Usage Rights

Gojet wants to use one of my photos in their recruitment materials. What would be an appropriate price for the rights to my photo for that purpose? I haven't really had this opportunity before and want to make sure I do it correctly. Personally, I'd be happy with a model and some Gojet sawg. Here is...

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by zachary165
Mon Sep 12, 2016 9:38 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: post screening: zachary165
Replies: 10
Views: 2406

Re: post screening: zachary165

Image

How about this? it was rejected for grainy and overexposed. The aircraft is faded as is

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by zachary165
Tue Sep 06, 2016 11:39 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: post screening: zachary165
Replies: 10
Views: 2406

Re: post screening: zachary165

where is the blur?

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by zachary165
Tue Sep 06, 2016 8:11 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: post screening: zachary165
Replies: 10
Views: 2406

Re: post screening: zachary165

thanks for the feedback. I put the 757 in for an appeal.
Image
fresh off the priority add line for
Blurry
Colour (red cast)
Soft

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by zachary165
Tue Sep 06, 2016 6:16 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Is this an acceptable crop
Replies: 3
Views: 1763

Is this an acceptable crop

I recently had the pleasure of getting up close and personal with a t-28 at FSM. I got many good shots of it biut this is the one I liked the best. I'm used to sunny side-ons and haven't ha much experience with tight shots so I wanted a second opinion. Here is the photo. https://c1.staticflickr.com/...

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by zachary165
Wed Aug 31, 2016 4:05 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: post screening: zachary165
Replies: 10
Views: 2406

Re: post screening: zachary165

also this one was rejected for banding, soft, and vignetting, none of which I see

Image

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by zachary165
Tue Aug 30, 2016 3:03 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: gopro photography/videography for aircraft
Replies: 9
Views: 1422

Re: gopro photography/videography for aircraft

How much are those mounts going to cost?

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by zachary165
Tue Aug 30, 2016 2:15 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: post screening: zachary165
Replies: 10
Views: 2406

post screening: zachary165

a few from my last set of ORD pictures were rejected today and I'd just like a second opinion on some of them http://cdn-www.airliners.net/photos/airliners/1/7/0/3942071.jpg?v=v466eeafd460 dark and vignetting: personally, I don't see any darkness on this one. There may be vignetting in the right but...

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