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by 737heavy
Sat May 14, 2005 11:07 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Change Of Screening Process..
Replies: 43
Views: 4688

RE: Change Of Screening Process..

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by 737heavy
Sat Mar 19, 2005 6:36 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Need Help Buying 20D Body
Replies: 6
Views: 2933

RE: Need Help Buying 20D Body

I've bought all my camera gear mail order from a respectable dealer and, in the case of my 10D, I sent it back and received a replacement within days. 0%... dangerous.

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Sat Mar 19, 2005 6:33 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Appeal Button
Replies: 3
Views: 2503

RE: Appeal Button

You could always wait for the email. What dates was the shot rejected between?

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Sat Sep 11, 2004 4:02 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Time For Watermarks?
Replies: 24
Views: 4355

RE: Time For Watermarks?

I'd rather have an extra upload option called 'add watermark'.

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Sat Sep 11, 2004 12:00 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Angles And Angles...I'm Getting Crazy :-)
Replies: 11
Views: 2879

RE: Angles And Angles...I'm Getting Crazy :-)

1 looks ok to me
2 looks like you might have used a wide angle lens, hense the poles not looking straight
3 runs downhill from left to right
4 I agree with the screener - it's about the aircraft not the people who make them work.

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Fri Sep 10, 2004 11:57 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Time For Watermarks?
Replies: 24
Views: 4355

RE: Time For Watermarks?

Since I'm no expert on the subject of digital watermarking I will let someone who knows answer. My question was poised to all, but since UK Trading Standards don't seem too interested and the police probably have speeders to chase after, since the police in the UK only seem interested if you are spe...

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by 737heavy
Fri Sep 10, 2004 11:31 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Time For Watermarks?
Replies: 24
Views: 4355

Time For Watermarks?

This is the most recent email I have received from a fellow aviation photographer who has been trying to get a guy shutdown who has been taking out pictures, changing the backgrounds then selling them as his own limited edition prints. 'I have had a long chat with the London Trading Standards office...

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by 737heavy
Sun Sep 05, 2004 7:07 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: My Photo Being Illegally Sold On Ebay
Replies: 28
Views: 5314

RE: My Photo Being Illegally Sold On Ebay

We I have contacted eBay before they have always been completely not interested. I have always been told to contact the seller and sort out my problem. I always get the impression that as long as someone is paying eBay the fees it is due it doesn't care about theft and people getting ripped off. On ...

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by 737heavy
Sun Sep 05, 2004 7:03 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Rejection Statistics Available!
Replies: 44
Views: 3949

RE: Rejection Statistics Available!

I'm always a little off topic when I'm on GPRS as it's sooooo slow. I've just noticed the sales discussion.

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Sun Sep 05, 2004 5:59 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Rejection Statistics Available!
Replies: 44
Views: 3949

RE: Rejection Statistics Available!

This can't be right, the numbers don't add up. I had a day where I sold 2 pictures for a total of £0.08.

You have sold a total of 83 prints.

Your earnings so far is:
16.72 GBP
2.35 EUR
0.98 USD

Regards

Lee

[Edited 2004-09-04 23:04:22]

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by 737heavy
Fri Aug 06, 2004 12:06 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: YYZ Guys?
Replies: 2
Views: 1498

RE: YYZ Guys?

Hi I'm staying in Cambridge from next Thursday for 3 weeks and wondered if anyone who lived in the area might be going over to YYZ for a day.

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Tue Aug 03, 2004 9:14 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: YYZ Guys?
Replies: 2
Views: 1498

YYZ Guys?

Anyone planning to visit YYZ and live in the Cambridge, ON area over the next few weeks?

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Mon May 24, 2004 3:29 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Anyone At AMS Next Tuesday Or Wednesday?
Replies: 13
Views: 4773

RE: Anyone At AMS Next Tuesday Or Wednesday?

Look for the guy in the Maple Leaf baseball cap (ice hockey and baseball....) I will be there from 9am, hopefully cos the plane should have got there by then!

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Sun May 23, 2004 6:51 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Anyone At AMS Next Tuesday Or Wednesday?
Replies: 13
Views: 4773

RE: Anyone At AMS Next Tuesday Or Wednesday?

Well I should be on the terrace on Tuesday from around 9am. Maybe Wednesday I go a travelling. I need a fold up bicycle.....

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Fri May 21, 2004 5:06 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Anyone At AMS Next Tuesday Or Wednesday?
Replies: 13
Views: 4773

Anyone At AMS Next Tuesday Or Wednesday?

As above, is anyone going to be around?

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Wed Apr 14, 2004 2:55 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Happy Hour At Manchester
Replies: 36
Views: 4572

RE: Happy Hour At Manchester

There is a fence. The grass slopes off in front of there and the fence is at the bottom. And to get to it you go left, right, right, left, left, straight on then left, left, left and park up somewhere.

Regards

Lee

[Edited 2004-04-13 19:56:55]

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by 737heavy
Sun Apr 04, 2004 5:37 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: SXM Pictures Totally Overrated These Days....
Replies: 49
Views: 5486

RE: SXM Pictures Totally Overrated These Days....

Just cos it's digital doesn't mean it will be in the database. I have rejected a lot of pictures from <acronym title="Philipsburg / St. Maarten - Princess Juliana (SXM / TNCM), Netherlands Antilles">SXM</acronym> for being low quality, motiv, distance etc... please don't think it will be accepted ju...

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by 737heavy
Sat Apr 03, 2004 10:00 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: SXM Pictures Totally Overrated These Days....
Replies: 49
Views: 5486

RE: SXM Pictures Totally Overrated These Days....

The biggest problem with <acronym title="Philipsburg / St. Maarten - Princess Juliana (SXM / TNCM), Netherlands Antilles">SXM</acronym> is people prefer to see the beach. The greatest photo in the world would only get a handful of views if it didn't show the beach, go look for yourself beach shots g...

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by 737heavy
Sat Apr 03, 2004 7:35 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Copyright Issue?
Replies: 10
Views: 3441

RE: Copyright Issue?

OMG check out the sub sections under Flights. It's not just the 3 of us!

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Sat Apr 03, 2004 7:20 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Copyright Issue?
Replies: 10
Views: 3441

RE: Copyright Issue?

Is <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/426269/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/426269/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/9/6/2/426269.jpg" ALT="Click here for bigger photo!" border="0" width="200...

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by 737heavy
Sat Apr 03, 2004 7:18 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Copyright Issue?
Replies: 10
Views: 3441

RE: Copyright Issue?

Yes the 2nd and 3rd images are mine, the 1st one it Chris Sheldons and his appears on the homepage but smaller. Just got one left to find.

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Sat Apr 03, 2004 7:15 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Copyright Issue?
Replies: 10
Views: 3441

RE: Copyright Issue?

<br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/439161/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/439161/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><img border=0 src="/photos/small/1/6/1/439161.jpg"></a><br>Photo © Chris Sheldon</font></center><br> ...

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by 737heavy
Sat Apr 03, 2004 7:02 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Copyright Issue?
Replies: 10
Views: 3441

Copyright Issue?

Can someone check this out for me please. I noticed that on <a href="http://www.travelcitydirect.com/" target=_blank>http://www.travelcitydirect.com/</a> in the Fly Jumbo section they have 3 pictures of 747's in their make believe colour scheme. However I think the last 2 are <br><center><font color...

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by 737heavy
Sat Apr 03, 2004 3:15 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Want An Inside View Of Airliners.net - Here You Go
Replies: 67
Views: 9625

RE: Want An Inside View Of Airliners.net - Here You Go

Why won't you accept my photos, they are much better than ones I have seen on your site recently. "I'm a/I have a friend who is a" pro photographer and "they say/my" pictures are very high quality, so why have you rejected them? (Delete as app) Some people upload crap then complain when it's rejecte...

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by 737heavy
Tue Mar 30, 2004 8:58 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Different Ways Of Screening?
Replies: 18
Views: 3256

RE: Different Ways Of Screening?

But define interesting? I'd rather see a variety of new ideas in aircraft photography but not a lowering in quality. Remember there is still MyAviation.net for all these shots that you all want added but don't make the grade. And please be careful with topics like these. Hopefully one day you might ...

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by 737heavy
Thu Mar 25, 2004 5:59 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Need Your Help With Strange Badsize Rejection
Replies: 4
Views: 4810

RE: Need Your Help With Strange Badsize Rejection

Need to change that cos it's actually 1024x683.

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Wed Mar 24, 2004 7:08 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Just A Little Rant....
Replies: 31
Views: 3067

RE: Just A Little Rant....

Problem with banners is the number of emails we get asking because airline X has a new Fokker 50 in a bland all white paint scheme and could we add a banner cos it's a new aircraft. If the aircraft is newsworthy then send an email to the screeners with the name and email address you used when you up...

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by 737heavy
Wed Mar 24, 2004 7:25 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Need Help Getting My First Photo On Airliners.net
Replies: 20
Views: 8276

RE: Need Help Getting My First Photo On Airliners.net

Both of the resized photo's look fine but it depends what the other screeners think.

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Sat Mar 20, 2004 9:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chances Of Europeans Getting US Greencard To Pilot
Replies: 16
Views: 7097

RE: Chances Of Europeans Getting US Greencard To Pilot

Green card lottery doesn't apply to UK citizens unless you were born in Northern Ireland, cos for some stupid reason that's viewed as a different country.

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Fri Mar 19, 2004 7:50 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: AMS May 25th/26th
Replies: 2
Views: 1990

AMS May 25th/26th

Anyone going to be around on these days? Also what's the best way to get to the runway spots?

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Fri Mar 19, 2004 7:49 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Imagetanks (and Where To Get One In Germany)
Replies: 2
Views: 4851

RE: Imagetanks (and Where To Get One In Germany)

If you want an X-Drive II I have one I don't need now. Comes with a spare battery but no HD, you would have to buy your own.

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Sat Mar 13, 2004 7:16 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: 209 Photos In The Upload Queue.
Replies: 14
Views: 6445

RE: 209 Photos In The Upload Queue.

Bloody screeners, never any photo's to screen anymore.

Regards

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by 737heavy
Thu Mar 11, 2004 11:06 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: LGW Meet Sat 13th March 2004!
Replies: 30
Views: 2677

RE: LGW Meet Sat 13th March 2004!

I've never been to LGW to view aircraft where is the SkyView? I was going to LHR on Sat but I might move on.

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Mon Mar 08, 2004 5:52 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Screener Pet Peeves And Other Unknowables.
Replies: 17
Views: 3544

RE: Screener Pet Peeves And Other Unknowables.

Is this going to become another 'complain about the screeners' topic? The biggest difference I can see between what happened to you and the person with the HUGE upload recently is that he uploaded different pictures of different aircraft and not just lots of pictures of the same aircraft. If you tak...

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by 737heavy
Wed Mar 03, 2004 7:06 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Has Anybody Used A Portable CB-burner
Replies: 8
Views: 3136

RE: Has Anybody Used A Portable CB-burner

I have a 20gb drive in mine but the most I go out for is a weekend. If you only have 1 CF card I'd recommend another CF card so you don't miss anything while you wait 20 minutes for the card to download to the drive. The X-Drive Pro does run as an mp3 player and also has a proper display so you can ...

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by 737heavy
Wed Mar 03, 2004 5:38 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Has Anybody Used A Portable CB-burner
Replies: 8
Views: 3136

RE: Has Anybody Used A Portable CB-burner

Er... no, but it's not very heavy even with the weight of the case added that's for sure! I wouldn't be surprised if the laptop hard drive that goes in it weighed more than the X-Drive on it's own. If your computer has US<acronym title="Belavia (Belarus)">B2</acronym> then the X-Drive 2/Pro is excel...

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by 737heavy
Tue Mar 02, 2004 11:38 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Has Anybody Used A Portable CB-burner
Replies: 8
Views: 3136

RE: Has Anybody Used A Portable CB-burner

If it's temp storage space you are looking for why not try an X-Drive? http://www.xs-drive.com/

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Wed Nov 12, 2003 11:09 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: The Sun Page 6 And 7
Replies: 9
Views: 5715

RE: The Sun Page 6 And 7

Keeping an open eye out should help all of us and yes please don't condem them without some sort of proof. Previous doesn't mean they have done it this time. It was the quality of the picture in the paper that looked very low and gave me the impression of an image, taken from any of the sites not ju...

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by 737heavy
Wed Nov 12, 2003 8:26 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: The Sun Page 6 And 7
Replies: 9
Views: 5715

The Sun Page 6 And 7

Just for you guys who shoot <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> Airbuses at <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> The Sun ran a story today with a low quality picture split over pages 6 and 7. They also have the pictures on their website <a href="htt...

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by 737heavy
Sat Oct 25, 2003 11:06 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Stansted On Tuesday
Replies: 2
Views: 2068

RE: Stansted On Tuesday

Certainly does thanks. Just hope the weather picks up I'm starting to get the hang of this photography lark.

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Sat Oct 25, 2003 9:41 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Stansted On Tuesday
Replies: 2
Views: 2068

Stansted On Tuesday

I know the weather isn't looking too good at the moment but is anyone planning a trip to Stansted on Tuesday? I'm going that way and have a few hours to kill. Are there any websites listing what's expected for Tuesday?

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Mon Oct 20, 2003 7:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is Your Favorite Tail Design?
Replies: 38
Views: 6443

RE: What Is Your Favorite Tail Design?

ACEregular: <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/425441/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/425441/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/1/4/4/425441.jpg" ALT="Click here for bigger photo!" border="0" w...

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by 737heavy
Mon Oct 20, 2003 6:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Live ATC
Replies: 8
Views: 2772

RE: Live ATC

I used to listen to <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYYZ), Canada - Ontario">YYZ</acronym>'s ATC. Then the guy that was running it moved too far away to pick it up. I find <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA ...

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by 737heavy
Mon Oct 20, 2003 2:29 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Incredible Rejection
Replies: 10
Views: 1614

RE: Incredible Rejection

Don't take this the wrong way but I am always trying new things to try and make my pictures look better. Maybe you should experiment with new settings and remember that every picture might require slight changes in these settings.

What do you scan the slides with?

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Mon Oct 20, 2003 1:15 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Incredible Rejection
Replies: 10
Views: 1614

RE: Incredible Rejection

Guys just because it's new doesn't mean that we are going to drop the standards to the point where we will accept anything. The fact that it is new and therefore rare does mean that we will lower the standards but there has to be a limit. On http://airliners.net/procphotos/rejphoto.main?filename=XA-...

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by 737heavy
Sun Oct 19, 2003 9:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin Atlantic Slogans
Replies: 4
Views: 8514

RE: Virgin Atlantic Slogans

Yeah fly a younger fleet then they keep putting the -200 rent a plane on for the MAN run.

"We'll get you there, somehow"

Regards

Lee

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by 737heavy
Sat Oct 18, 2003 11:11 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Sensor Dust Help
Replies: 8
Views: 3370

RE: Sensor Dust Help

It certainly was a good day, however I ended up getting stuck with Silgrim, my own fault really for calling him a saddo.  <img src="/discussions/graphics/spin.gif" ALT="Smile/happy/getting dizzy"> I have a Speckgrabber but when I used it it left a nice mark which I had to clean off. Regards Lee

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by 737heavy
Sat Oct 18, 2003 10:05 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Sensor Dust Help
Replies: 8
Views: 3370

RE: Sensor Dust Help

I wouldn't worry too much about sensor dust. As someone on his 2nd 10D and still with a dust problem I just decided to drill a hole in the bottom and let it fall out.  <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggrin.gif" ALT="Big grin"> Problem I found with cleaning the sensor was that after cleaning i...

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by 737heavy
Wed Oct 08, 2003 9:24 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo Requests: Another Episode
Replies: 21
Views: 2805

RE: Photo Requests: Another Episode

I got one last night, but no reply yet.

Regards

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