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by len90
Tue May 19, 2020 2:04 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: wide-angle images no longer acceptable?
Replies: 19
Views: 2272

Re: wide-angle images no longer acceptable?

Fair point re the soft nose, Jehan, but what would have happened had the nose area been sufficiently sharp, given that the sky in Royal's photo is no more distracting than in Andrew's latest beach shots? Surely it would have to be pretty distracting to warrant a rejection? Karl The banding in Royal...

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by len90
Wed Apr 08, 2020 1:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Newark Airport Future
Replies: 199
Views: 21965

Re: Newark Airport Future

Just read through this thread and a lot of weird speculation and planning that is far from factual. Moving rental car lots to the to the closed Computer store and Toys R Us. The computer store is now a Raymour and Flanagin outlet store. The Toys R Us has been converted into a Floor and Decor. Constr...

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by len90
Mon Dec 09, 2019 4:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Update on WN’a facilities at EWR?
Replies: 70
Views: 11713

Re: Update on WN’a facilities at EWR?

SQ789 wrote:
Isn't Frontier taking the gates as well?

Frontier is in B2; 55 and 57 are the gates they have been using. Frontier’s planes are serviced by Menzies at Newark.

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by len90
Sun Dec 08, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Update on WN’a facilities at EWR?
Replies: 70
Views: 11713

Re: Update on WN’a facilities at EWR?

B6 has aN A321 in gate A30. I know the gates they have on A1 can handle 321s

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by len90
Sat Dec 07, 2019 1:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Update on WN’a facilities at EWR?
Replies: 70
Views: 11713

Re: Update on WN’a facilities at EWR?

10, 11, 12 still have some seating, not nearly as much as when WN was at 10 and AC in 11 and 12, but there is at least something there. No more workstations for the gate agent at any of those three gates. They've seen their final aircraft operations. Had no idea B6 used A15 at all... can it be while...

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by len90
Fri Dec 06, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Update on WN’a facilities at EWR?
Replies: 70
Views: 11713

Re: Update on WN’a facilities at EWR?

Just arrived at EWR via B6. A1 setup:

AC: 14 and 15 with 17 for the Vancouver 787
B6: 16, 16A, 17, 18.

10, 11, 12 are vacant gates. Can post pictures to prove it when I am home.

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by len90
Tue Dec 03, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Update on WN’a facilities at EWR?
Replies: 70
Views: 11713

Re: Update on WN’a facilities at EWR?

Nicknuzzii wrote:
Can anyone confirm that B6 is operating out of gates; 10?, 16A, 16, 17, 18

And AC; 11, 12, 13, 14, 15

Friday I will be in A1

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by len90
Tue Dec 03, 2019 12:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Update on WN’a facilities at EWR?
Replies: 70
Views: 11713

Re: Update on WN’a facilities at EWR?

Delta is sharing B1 with NK right now. I do think NK on B1 has allowed them to grow nicely as they have a bit more space in that WN area. I'll be back in A1 on Friday when I return from my quick trip. Trying out F9 for the first time tomorrow; will be my first trip on them and my first trip through ...

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by len90
Sun Dec 01, 2019 2:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Update on WN’a facilities at EWR?
Replies: 70
Views: 11713

Re: Update on WN’a facilities at EWR?

Air canada did take over the A14 and A15. Flew in on 11/16 to see their signage etc. Rumor has it b6 will get a fifth gate at EWR which they could definitely utilize. They do a lot of shuffling with their operation on the current four gate setup. Add in one weather delay or mechanical delay and it h...

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by len90
Mon Nov 25, 2019 1:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New EWR Airtrain, New LGA AIRTRAIN, New EWR Terminal 2
Replies: 94
Views: 21176

Re: New EWR Airtrain, New LGA AIRTRAIN, New EWR Terminal 2

Any idea on what the gate lease situation look like for Terminal 1? While I personally like to see B6 get as many gates as possible, I really just want to see any other domestic carriers that care to expand (like NK or F9) get sufficient gates for expansion. I hate EWR being such a captive market. ...

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by len90
Mon Sep 30, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 3546
Views: 702620

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

SFO gets everything but the 764 just a bit more variety than EWR. What route does the 763 fly on to SFO? Or the 737-700? I was going to say, SFO doesnt get the the 763 or 764 anymore. No 737-700 either. I think SFO and EWR are the only 2 airports that see the most varients. EWR right now does not g...

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by len90
Sat Sep 21, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 3546
Views: 702620

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

CALTECH wrote:
The top 5 widebodies needing paint.....
6671
6675
2510
6664
6676

249 & 4876 in AMA


Just saw 6676 leave EWR and it is looking rough. Really can’t think that there are four in worse shape than it

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by len90
Mon Sep 16, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 3546
Views: 702620

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

Where is the 789 for EWR-CPT going to come from? Will it rotate in and out via SFO or LAX?

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by len90
Mon Sep 16, 2019 8:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jetblue A320 refurbish thread
Replies: 628
Views: 111571

Re: Jetblue A320 refurbish thread

Just flew home today on N594JB (B6 2028) and it was my first experience with the Phase 2. I will say the overall product is amazing and I was very impressed. The streaming worked pretty well with few slight pauses in the movie I watched. The wifi was problematic though. Flight stayed over land throu...

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by len90
Tue Jul 23, 2019 1:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Multiple 777 at BWI - what’s up?
Replies: 7
Views: 3822

Re: Multiple 777 at BWI - what’s up?

When EWR, JFK and LGA get slammed with bad weather; BWI, IAD, BOS are some of the many places where the planes go to wait it out.

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by len90
Tue Jul 23, 2019 1:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NYC diversions JUL-22-2019
Replies: 59
Views: 9638

Re: NYC diversions JUL-22-2019

EWR had diversions as far west as CLE, as far north to YUL and BGR, south to BWI and IAD. Diversions throughout Pennsylvania, NY state, and BOS.

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by len90
Fri Jul 19, 2019 1:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jetblue A320 refurbish thread
Replies: 628
Views: 111571

Re: Jetblue A320 refurbish thread

andhy823 wrote:
Is tail 768JB in LCQ for Phase 2 mods? I believe so.


I don't think LCQ is doing the mods. N607JB left LCQ today and was only in for less than a week.

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by len90
Tue Jul 02, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 3546
Views: 702620

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

N684UA just departed EWR as 282 to DEN marking its entrance into revenue service with United.

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by len90
Fri Apr 19, 2019 4:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Star Alliance livery on an Ethiopian Airlines B787 Dreamliner
Replies: 2
Views: 1033

Re: Star Alliance livery on an Ethiopian Airlines B787 Dreamliner

xiaotung wrote:
I am pretty sure AI was the first.

VT-ANU was the first 787-8 in *A colors.
JA899A is a 787-9 in the *A colors

This is the third 787 in that alliance colors.

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by len90
Thu Apr 18, 2019 2:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WOW Air Ongoing Developments Discussion Thread
Replies: 1107
Views: 182498

Re: WOW Ceases Operations

Any additional updates on the stranded planes. Seems like the 320s make sense at Spirit. Makes me wonder if Delta or Frontier will want to jump on any and if Air Canada is interested in picking up a few more for their update or expand321 fleet.

TF-CAT still at EWR.

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by len90
Wed Apr 17, 2019 4:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 3546
Views: 702620

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

I'm really interested to see how quickly they will be cycling through the pain shop for the new livery. In spotting at EWR lately there seems that there are a lot of overdue aircraft. N210UA, N36272, N39297, N17104 all have a lot of peeling going on right now.

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by len90
Wed Dec 12, 2018 12:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA announces SFO-DEL/MEL/YYZ; Expands AKL/AMS/PPT/ICN.
Replies: 507
Views: 73966

Re: United Airlines CEO to Make Historic Route Announcement Tomorrow (12/12)

How much slack is there in the widebody fleet next summer? There is some slack in certain fleets. It also depends on how many 767s and 777s will be out of action for Polaris mods. Using the fleet allocation diagram loaded to the UA Network thread as a reference, along with currently loaded schedule...

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by len90
Sat Jun 02, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening
Replies: 35
Views: 3468

Re: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening

Latest round of pictures that went through and it seems like a screener has a preference for OS because everything of mine got hit for Soft. I personally have issues given the recent trend of acceptances that go against the site’s rules with grain, soft, blur, poor light etc. Soft: http://imgproc.ai...

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by len90
Tue May 29, 2018 1:08 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: You Ever Shot A Bird Later Involved In An Accident
Replies: 61
Views: 20433

Re: You Ever Shot A Bird Later Involved In An Accident



Took this just 5 days before it had the uncontained engine failure. Probably was the last picture of this aircraft

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by len90
Fri May 18, 2018 1:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue to Anchor new MCO Terminal
Replies: 41
Views: 8382

Re: JetBlue to Anchor new MCO Terminal

The 321LR will be deployed primarily for BOS-Eastern Europe (should have the legs to do that) and then out of FLL. The big goal at the south terminal is to allow B6 the room to grow. Right now at Airside 1 they are pretty restrained with a majority of their flights out 1-9 and occasionally seeing so...

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by len90
Tue May 15, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening
Replies: 35
Views: 3468

Re: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening

Thanks Kas I am pretty sure I had documented it was rough conditions when uploading that 320. I’ll message you later Three more rejects, only two of which I’ll post as the other is clear cut. United 737: hit for vignette and OS http://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/airliners/5/8/0/4998085.jpg?v=v4185d...

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by len90
Sun May 13, 2018 4:10 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening
Replies: 35
Views: 3468

Re: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening

Two quick ones: UA Retro: OS, Overexposed, Noise... probably not much I can do for this one. Really just thought it was a cool shot. http://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/airliners/1/8/7/4991781.jpg?v=v4ee2899a855 UA 777: Overexposed, Soft, Vignette: http://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/airliners/9/3/7...

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by len90
Fri May 11, 2018 2:00 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: LotmaniaK photos
Replies: 238
Views: 28307

Re: LotmaniaK photos

UPS MD11: need to take down those shadows a bit to help with that harsh contrast Qatar 330: Not nearly as severe as the MD, but contrast is a bit harsh Blank 737F: Harsh Contrast TNT: May be a bit OS on the black of the livery DHL: I'm good with it, some may not like the color but seems to be a low ...

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by len90
Fri May 11, 2018 1:54 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Future Rejection for Motive?
Replies: 5
Views: 1282

Re: Future Rejection for Motive?

Unfortunately those barbed wire posts obstruct too much of the gear and distract from the overall image.

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by len90
Tue Apr 17, 2018 2:36 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening
Replies: 35
Views: 3468

Re: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening

https://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/air ... 7849e9cca8

The wheels show contrast is really fine. Sharpening is what I am will leave out there for questioning.
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Another soft/low contrast from that same snow reflection morning: https://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/air ... 7849e9cca8

The wheels show contrast is really fine. Sharpening is what I am will leave out there for questioning.

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by len90
Sat Apr 07, 2018 10:25 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening
Replies: 35
Views: 3468

Re: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening

Thanks for the replies. These two out of eleven total screened got hit. AA 175 soft/low contrast: http://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/airliners/9/5/8/4929859.jpg?v=v434476d9a38 - disagree with the contrast as it is another snow reflection so the only true black is the gear and those seem appropriate...

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by len90
Wed Apr 04, 2018 12:57 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Post screening
Replies: 49
Views: 8104

Re: Post screening

Global Africa: Not seeing blurry, tail and titles maybe where they get the OS. More than likely a victim of the lighting not being the best Westjet: Looks a tad OS, worst being the winglet. Level looked okay ROKAF: no thoughts on that Air Berlin: It's a very slight CCW rotation. Maybe like .25-.5 de...

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by len90
Tue Apr 03, 2018 12:50 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening
Replies: 35
Views: 3468

Re: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening

Been a while since I posted a batch on here: Soft: UA 319: http://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/airliners/7/4/5/4918547.jpg?v=v414a784ce02 B6 320: http://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/airliners/9/3/5/4918539.jpg?v=v4ccd790d21b AA 738: http://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/airliners/3/6/6/4916663.jpg?v=v...

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by len90
Sun Apr 01, 2018 3:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK, landings from three different directions?!
Replies: 10
Views: 4115

Re: JFK, landings from three different directions?!

Wasn't at JFK today but I have seen them change runway configurations in the past and it is quite impressive how they do it without skipping a beat and make it where you don't skip a beat. That could be what you saw. 31L is actually unusual for BA to land on. They'll usually go 31R. I know EWR went ...

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by len90
Wed Mar 28, 2018 10:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018
Replies: 2603
Views: 378223

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018

77W N2846U Delivery UA2686 SEASFO 28Mar That makes 16, two more to go. It'll be a few more months before the next delivery, right? I wonder if EWR-HKG will get the 77W once the final two are on property... From your lips to God’s ear! (Or Oscar) I would love that out of EWR. EWR is like United's yo...

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by len90
Sat Mar 17, 2018 2:07 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Opinion, Tips and Improvements
Replies: 266
Views: 20480

Re: Opinion, Tips and Improvements

Something loos a bit weird with those clouds. Almost like some reflection or something.

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by len90
Sat Mar 17, 2018 2:04 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Blurry picture
Replies: 9
Views: 1855

Re: Blurry picture

I have to agree with the soft/blurry at the front and OS on the rear. You can also try it at 1200 pixels

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by len90
Thu Mar 15, 2018 1:50 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Rejected high in frame
Replies: 6
Views: 1654

Re: Rejected high in frame

I'd overall call that a harsh centering rejection. It's one of those that comes down to a few pixels which should really be accepted. I agree with the comment on LA one. That was severely off and makes you wonder if something like that is allowed in, why does an image like this get rejected.

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by len90
Thu Mar 15, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Noise and Oversharp?
Replies: 29
Views: 2563

Re: Noise and Oversharp?

I think the main issue that really affects this image is the angle of the sun. Also interested to know the f stop used. Blurry on the back half is what I am seeing. Makes me wonder if it is due to exhaust or from a lack of depth of field.

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by len90
Tue Mar 06, 2018 5:09 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Rej for Noise and Over-exposed
Replies: 4
Views: 1630

Re: Rej for Noise and Over-exposed

It's definitely got some OS throughout. Everything is a bit jaggy.

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by len90
Mon Mar 05, 2018 1:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018
Replies: 2603
Views: 378223

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018

I really do not know much about the 757-300. In fact I think I’ve only ever been on one a couple of times. I don’t think they are ever at EWR. I’ve seen plenty and they are remarkably long! There used to be a few 753s at EWR a few years ago (even after the merger). The last daily one I recall seein...

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by len90
Thu Feb 22, 2018 7:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018
Replies: 2603
Views: 378223

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018

I know it was mentioned going into VCV early in January for paint, but nothing said about how N66848 emerged from the paint shop. It sadly is back in regular colors. That special really didn't last long... just under 3 years. Yet there are a lot of 738s and 739s that are flying with some bad looking...

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by len90
Mon Feb 12, 2018 11:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Trump administration proposes selling DCA and IAD
Replies: 25
Views: 7042

Re: Trump administration proposes selling DCA and IAD

STT757 wrote:
IF they were to totally suspend the perimeter rule from DCA, bye bye IAD's viability for anything other than an International flight.

With a single major runway and no real area for airfield growth IAD will be just fine with DCA having no perimeter rule.

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by len90
Mon Jan 29, 2018 4:32 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening
Replies: 35
Views: 3468

Re: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening

Jehan, Thanks for that quick response. For the delta you screened, the category just got me a bit for a nose decal. I can try selective on the nose. Don't really want to touch the decal as that will easily result in an OS with the fine lines. Nice that you don't outright reject for a category reject...

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by len90
Mon Jan 29, 2018 2:32 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening
Replies: 35
Views: 3468

Re: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening

A few new ones: Delta 737 Overexposed: http://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/airliners/7/2/0/4816027.jpg?v=v4b2e11dd4f8 - Maybe like at most .15 over but didn't think really an issue given a lot of underexposed rejections I have had AeroMexico E190 Soft: http://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/airliners/9...

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by len90
Sun Jan 28, 2018 1:58 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening
Replies: 35
Views: 3468

Re: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening

https://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/air ... aef3e9605b
Only areas sharpened: windows, cockpit, nose, gear, registration. Registration probably is the only thing that looks to have any signs of being a bit sharp. Not sure where the blurry is coming from
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Blurry and Oversharpened: https://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/air ... aef3e9605b
Only areas sharpened: windows, cockpit, nose, gear, registration. Registration probably is the only thing that looks to have any signs of being a bit sharp. Not sure where the blurry is coming from

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by len90
Sat Jan 27, 2018 3:33 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening
Replies: 35
Views: 3468

Re: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening

Thanks Kas! I prefer the 16:9 ratio for editing as it keeps a lot of dead sky space out of the frame. Unfortunately it has led to some aircraft shots that have these instances. A319s (especially with sharklet), B763 with singlet, and a few others will have this tall wing. You back my point perfectly...

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by len90
Sat Jan 27, 2018 2:35 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening
Replies: 35
Views: 3468

Re: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening

Thanks for the help. Saudia will be a better image, B6 will be sharpened on the tail, SU gets sharpened. Heres another one for the centering debate. Rejected for High in Frame: http://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/airliners/9/2/5/4809529.jpg?v=v4378d42a9de I appealed with this statement: "Center...

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by len90
Thu Jan 25, 2018 5:19 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Improvements and Opinions
Replies: 315
Views: 31174

Re: Improvements and Opinions

The only three I found issue with were TF-NEO for the color looking off, AF1 but that could just be the chrome belly causing that really washed out color, and N304FR looking dark especially when viewed right after N717FR.

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by len90
Thu Jan 25, 2018 5:00 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening
Replies: 35
Views: 3468

Len90 2018 Pre/Post Screening

Let's start off this year with a lot of rejections: Blurry and Oversharpened: The only areas sharpened are windows, gear, cockpit, nose, registrations. Didn't see blur on the full sizes when I selected the images for processing and uploading. DL 757: http://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/airliners/1/8...

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