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by SGAviation
Fri May 22, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PIA A320 (flight PK8303) crashes in Karachi
Replies: 730
Views: 153584

Re: PIA A320 (flight PK8303) crashes in Karachi

Most media were initially reporting 107 people on board; assuming 99 passengers + 8 crew members. PIA posted on ther Facebook as 99 people, including the 8 crew members. So that would mean 91 passengers. But having had a look at the passenger manifest, there are only 85 names on the list, even thoug...

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by SGAviation
Wed May 20, 2020 2:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Airlines nonstop Manila - Miami
Replies: 21
Views: 5251

Re: Philippine Airlines nonstop Manila - Miami

skystar767 wrote:
I saw a PAL 777-3ER taking off from JFK this evening. It’s show non stop to MNL. Is this a regular flight?


JFK-MNL is a normal route for PAL. Been operated by their A359s as PR127.

Since early May, the B77Ws are operating the route as PR5127. Perhaps cargo only?

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by SGAviation
Thu Apr 23, 2020 9:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread
Replies: 394
Views: 186587

Re: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread

https://www.facebook.com/ABCAliceSpring ... 7195247671
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Singapore Airlines Group is sending 4 A380s and 2 A320s to Alice Springs (ASP) this weekend for storage.

https://www.facebook.com/ABCAliceSpring ... 7195247671

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by SGAviation
Mon Apr 06, 2020 9:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread
Replies: 394
Views: 186587

Re: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread

Terminal 2 at Changi Airport (SIN) will be closed for a period of 18 months; from 01MAY20 until end-November 2021. https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/changi-airport-terminal-2-to-close-for-18-months-amid-covid-19-12614210 This move will help to save costs as well as expedite pre-planned ...

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by SGAviation
Sat Apr 04, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777 Retirement/Scrapping Thread - 2020
Replies: 96
Views: 22165

Re: 777 Retirement/Scrapping Thread - 2020

3 Singapore Airlines B777-200ERs are being flown to Alice Springs via Darwin for long-term storage. I suppose it is unlikely for these birds to see a return to service once schedules go back to 100%.

They are:
9V-SVB
9V-SVC
9V-SVE

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by SGAviation
Thu Mar 26, 2020 5:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KL 744 Phase out News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1117
Views: 307227

Re: KL 744 Phase out News and Discussion Thread

Is KL686|25MAR, operated by PH-BFL the last KLM B747-400 pax flight?

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by SGAviation
Mon Mar 16, 2020 4:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK 2698 LAX-DXB A388 divert to SFO 3/15
Replies: 3
Views: 2021

Re: EK 2698 LAX-DXB A388 divert to SFO 3/15

It is A6-EOM.

Flew into LAX as EK215, repositioned LAX-SFO as EK2698 and is now en-route SFO-DXB as EK226.

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by SGAviation
Sun Feb 09, 2020 11:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What to expect in Singapore Airshow?
Replies: 21
Views: 3323

Re: What to expect in Singapore Airshow?

The Boeing ecoDemonstrator (B777-2J6) that was supposed to be on static display also ended up not coming. It made it to Osaka-Kansai and is now returning to BFI.

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by SGAviation
Sat Feb 08, 2020 5:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeroflot annouces Moscow to Singapore (SVO-SIN)
Replies: 18
Views: 3887

Re: Aeroflot annouces Moscow to Singapore (SVO-SIN)

The configuration is 28 Business Class, 24 Premium Economy Class and 264 Economy Class, for a total of 316 seats.

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by SGAviation
Thu Feb 06, 2020 3:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pegasus Airlines Flight PC2193 Runway Overrun at Istanbul (SAW)
Replies: 290
Views: 49377

Re: Pegasus Airlines Flight PC2193 Runway Overrun at Istanbul (SAW)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=riQqNP2liIQ appears to be fake news, it shows TC-AMP as registration whereas TC-IZK is the aircraft in this incident.

Ref: https://aviation-safety.net/database/re ... 20200205-0


That is from Microsoft Flight Simulator.
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Revelation wrote:
Warning: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=riQqNP2liIQ appears to be fake news, it shows TC-AMP as registration whereas TC-IZK is the aircraft in this incident.

Ref: https://aviation-safety.net/database/re ... 20200205-0


That is from Microsoft Flight Simulator.

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by SGAviation
Mon Dec 16, 2019 10:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore Airlines re-launches Brussels in October 2020
Replies: 41
Views: 7267

Singapore Airlines re-launches Brussels in October 2020

https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/sing ... ober-2020/
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Starting 25OCT20, Singapore Airlines will operate the SIN-BRU route 4x weekly, using A350-900s.

https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/sing ... ober-2020/

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by SGAviation
Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "Asia Atlantic Airlines" Ceases Operations
Replies: 7
Views: 2043

Re: "Asia Atlantic Airlines" Ceases Operations

KFTG wrote:
Not many details available, and surprising absolutely nobody, AAQ apparently ceased operations on October 30. Despite its name, this airline had no routes that crossed the Atlantic Ocean. Their website remains online but there is no ability to book any flights.


They ceased operations in 2018.

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by SGAviation
Mon Oct 21, 2019 3:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas Project Sunrise: JFK-SYD v. EWR-SIN ?
Replies: 98
Views: 18901

Re: Qantas Project Sunrise: JFK-SYD v. EWR-SIN ?

SIN-EWR was started as an all-J layout. Even on the A350, it’s First, Business and Premium Economy. I think they want to do research on ULH flights in economy class for one. The SQ A340-500s were delivered in 2003-2004 with 64 Business Class (called Raffles Class) seats and 117 Premium Economy Clas...

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by SGAviation
Mon Aug 12, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Hong Kong airport disruptions due protest
Replies: 183
Views: 44489

Re: Hong Kong airport cancel all flights today

SQ872 (SIN-HKG) diverted to Guangzhou (CAN).
SQ2 (SIN-HKG-SFO) is cancelled.

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by SGAviation
Sun Jul 21, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: British Airways 747 Route Network of the past.
Replies: 100
Views: 13448

Re: British Airways 747 Route Network of the past.

BA11/12 (LHR-SIN-LHR) and BA15/16 (LHR-SIN-SYD-SIN-LHR) was operated by the B747-400s before the A380s, B777-200ERs and B777-300ERs took over.

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by SGAviation
Thu Mar 14, 2019 2:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q1 2019
Replies: 6476
Views: 743751

Re: B737MAX Grounded Worldwide

https://flightaware.com/live/aircrafttype/B38M


Most are regular B737-800s.

See Flightradar24 for a more accurate map.
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bayareapilot wrote:
For being grounded "worldwide", there still are an awful lot of them in the air.

https://flightaware.com/live/aircrafttype/B38M


Most are regular B737-800s.

See Flightradar24 for a more accurate map.

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by SGAviation
Wed Feb 27, 2019 8:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Parts of Indian and Pakistani airspace closed after multiple shootdowns
Replies: 323
Views: 29782

Re: Parts of Indian and Pakistani airspace closed after multiple shootdowns

SQ308 SIN-LHR, AY122 DEL-HEL and BY419 KBV-HEL all seem to be diverting to BOM.

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by SGAviation
Tue Feb 19, 2019 2:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QF72 diversion
Replies: 2
Views: 1746

Re: QF72 diversion

etramonkey wrote:
Hi all, Qantas flight QF72 SIN-PER has just been diverted to Jakarta CGK. Does anyone know the reason for this diversion?


According to @Qantas on Twitter:

"QF72 diverted to Jakarta due to mechanical reasons."

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by SGAviation
Thu Nov 22, 2018 4:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SIA Group network changes; Silk xfer 17 routes and 737NGs to Scoot; drops HNL service
Replies: 48
Views: 9520

Re: SIA Group network changes; Silk xfer 17 routes and 737NGs to Scoot; drops HNL service

mercure1 wrote:
unrave wrote:
How will this affect transfers? Can you connect between SQ and Scoot?


You can already transfer between Scoot and Singapore Airlines and SilkAir.


Also, Scoot will be moving to Terminal 1 in SIN sometime during Q4 2019. So you'd have them spread out across 3 terminals vs. 2 terminals at present.

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by SGAviation
Mon Nov 19, 2018 5:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Re-inaugural SQ38 (SIN-LAX nonstop) is airborne and underway
Replies: 38
Views: 10892

Re: Re-inaugural SQ38 (SIN-LAX nonstop) is airborne and underway

SQ38|18NOV (SIN-LAX) is being operated by 9V-SMS, which is a normal A359. The originally scheduled A359ULR, 9V-SGB had technical issues. Flight delayed for almost 11 hours.

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by SGAviation
Sat Nov 03, 2018 9:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Re-inaugural SQ38 (SIN-LAX nonstop) is airborne and underway
Replies: 38
Views: 10892

Re: Re-inaugural SQ38 (SIN-LAX nonstop) is airborne and underway

Apparently an issue with engine #1.

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by SGAviation
Sat Nov 03, 2018 8:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Re-inaugural SQ38 (SIN-LAX nonstop) is airborne and underway
Replies: 38
Views: 10892

Re: Re-inaugural SQ38 (SIN-LAX nonstop) is airborne and underway

SQ37 is returning back to LAX.

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by SGAviation
Fri Jul 20, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skytrax: Airline of the year is 'Singapore Airlines'
Replies: 101
Views: 10807

Re: Skytrax: Airline of the year is 'Singapore Airlines'

You never flew SQ. SQ first B744 was delivered in 1989. They all had this configuration. The early SQ B747-400s were not delivered with PTVs. They introduced KrisWorld in 1997 and also introduced new First, Business and Economy cabins around that time. Remember the "Tropical" Megatop? 228...

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by SGAviation
Sat Jun 30, 2018 11:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United daily double SFO-SIN will cancel LAX-SIN
Replies: 124
Views: 23906

Re: United daily double SFO-SIN will cancel LAX-SIN

Yes many saw this coming, esp with the imminent return of SQ LAX nonstop, might as well. Schedule variety on SFO is good though. Current flights were essentially timed identically and likely competed against each other to some degree. I'm confused..SFO to SIN flights currently are about 12 hours ap...

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by SGAviation
Tue May 22, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Plane overran runway at TGU
Replies: 31
Views: 6958

Re: Plane overran runway at TGU

The FlightAware link already has a picture of N813WM's wreck:

Image

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by SGAviation
Wed Apr 18, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Late SQ flight today, EU rights compensation?
Replies: 15
Views: 1313

Re: Late SQ flight today, EU rights compensation?

SQ usually doesn't have much slack in their A380 fleet. So even if 1 A380 goes tech, it can have an adverse effect on the rest of the operations. Usually it is SQ346 to ZRH that gets significantly delayed since it is their last A380 departure of the night. They would end up having to wait for the fi...

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by SGAviation
Thu Apr 05, 2018 10:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The 777 retirement and scrapping thread - 2018
Replies: 294
Views: 79689

Re: The 777 retirement and scrapping thread - 2018

Seems like 9V-SVL is leaving.

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by SGAviation
Sat Mar 24, 2018 9:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The 777 retirement and scrapping thread - 2018
Replies: 294
Views: 79689

Re: The 777 retirement and scrapping thread - 2018

na wrote:
More 777 retirements from the past weeks:

77E Singapore 9V-SVE, ln.374 (2001)



9V-SVE just performed a BKK rotation (SQ972/975) today.

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by SGAviation
Mon Mar 19, 2018 11:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The 777 retirement and scrapping thread - 2018
Replies: 294
Views: 79689

Re: The 777 retirement and scrapping thread - 2018

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/b-hnl 777 ln.1, the prototype operating for CX since 2000, hasn´t flown in a week. Reportedly scheduled for retirement next month, it probably has been withdrawn from use a few weeks earlier. No recent flight also for ln.46, the second-to-last 772 of Chin...

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by SGAviation
Sat Mar 10, 2018 9:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The 777 retirement and scrapping thread - 2018
Replies: 294
Views: 79689

Re: The 777 retirement and scrapping thread - 2018

na wrote:
More 777 retirements from the past weeks:

772 Thai HS-TJA, ln. 25 (1996), permanently wfu


Seems like HS-TJA is not permanently wfu after all. She is currently shuttling between SIN and BKK.

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by SGAviation
Wed Mar 07, 2018 12:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar Airways A350 features oneworld livery
Replies: 7
Views: 1229

Re: Qatar Airways A350 features oneworld livery

Kashmon wrote:
there is one airline that has removed all OW livery from its fleet....
CX


CX still has 1 A330-300 in Oneworld livery; B-HLU.

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by SGAviation
Wed Feb 28, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The 777 retirement and scrapping thread - 2018
Replies: 294
Views: 79689

Re: The 777 retirement and scrapping thread - 2018

KLM747er wrote:
77E Singapore 9V-SRL is still flying she is now enroute from IST to SIN as SQ 391


That's 9V-SVL. :)

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by SGAviation
Fri Dec 21, 2012 1:27 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Need Help In Identifying This Airport
Replies: 12
Views: 7949

RE: Need Help In Identifying This Airport

Omg. Thank you BuyantUkhaa and Tomskii and everyone single one of you!  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> I didn't expect it to be a Czech airport, because it didn't seem too far. Once again, thank you all very...

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by SGAviation
Wed Dec 19, 2012 12:20 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Need Help In Identifying This Airport
Replies: 12
Views: 7949

RE: Need Help In Identifying This Airport

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/coninpa" class="quote" target="_blank">coninpa</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Unfortunately no....

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by SGAviation
Sun Dec 16, 2012 11:05 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Need Help In Identifying This Airport
Replies: 12
Views: 7949

RE: Need Help In Identifying This Airport

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/mjgbtv" class="quote" target="_blank">mjgbtv</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>What is the date and time that the photo was t...

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by SGAviation
Sun Dec 16, 2012 2:23 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Need Help In Identifying This Airport
Replies: 12
Views: 7949

Need Help In Identifying This Airport

I saw this from SQ333 (<acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), France">CDG</acronym> - <acronym title="Singapore - Changi (SIN / WSSS), Singapore">SIN</acronym>) not long after taking off, so this has to be a French airport, but I don't know the name. <a href="http://i1205.p...

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by SGAviation
Sun Dec 16, 2012 11:10 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)
Replies: 51
Views: 2273

RE: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)

Thank you.

Can I have feedback on this one too?

http://i1205.photobucket.com/albums/bb429/747-412/IMG_4533.jpg

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by SGAviation
Sat Dec 15, 2012 3:52 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)
Replies: 51
Views: 2273

RE: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)

Thank you.

How about this one?

http://i1205.photobucket.com/albums/bb429/747-412/IMG_4352.jpg

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by SGAviation
Thu Dec 06, 2012 10:35 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)
Replies: 51
Views: 2273

RE: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)

How about this one too?

http://i1205.photobucket.com/albums/bb429/747-412/IMG_1542.jpg

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by SGAviation
Sat Dec 01, 2012 8:30 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)
Replies: 51
Views: 2273

RE: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)

The Kalitta 747 was accepted.  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> The Singapore A333 was rejected because of the sky being grainy. If I sharpened the sky, would it work? The Emirates A332 was rejected for blurry...

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by SGAviation
Fri Nov 30, 2012 11:42 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)
Replies: 51
Views: 2273

RE: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)

How about now? Scrapped the tail shot. <a href="http://i1205.photobucket.com/albums/bb429/747-412/IMG_85142-1.jpg" target="_blank">http://i1205.photobucket.com/albums/bb429/747-412/IMG_85142-1.jpg</a> 2 more shots as well: <a href="http://i1205.photobucket.com/albums/bb429/747-412/IMG_9891.jpg" targ...

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by SGAviation
Fri Nov 30, 2012 8:47 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)
Replies: 51
Views: 2273

RE: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/dlowwa" class="quote" target="_blank">dlowwa</a> (<a href="#39" class="quote">Reply 39</a>):<br/><i>Halos still obvious, and looks like you've t...

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by SGAviation
Thu Nov 29, 2012 11:27 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)
Replies: 51
Views: 2273

RE: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)

Hmm, well I just shot normally in 'Automatic' mode. Didn't do anything out of the ordinary.

Edited again:

http://i1205.photobucket.com/albums/bb429/747-412/IMG_8514-2.jpg

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by SGAviation
Wed Nov 28, 2012 9:17 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)
Replies: 51
Views: 2273

RE: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)

http://i1205.photobucket.com/albums/bb429/747-412/IMG_8514-1.jpg

How do you fix editing halos?

I just made the "Shadows" back to it's original 0%.

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by SGAviation
Wed Nov 28, 2012 8:01 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)
Replies: 51
Views: 2273

RE: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/dlowwa" class="quote" target="_blank">dlowwa</a> (<a href="#33" class="quote">Reply 33</a>):<br/><i>Very poor light/contrast, and not that rare,...

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by SGAviation
Tue Nov 27, 2012 8:54 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)
Replies: 51
Views: 2273

RE: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/dlowwa" class="quote" target="_blank">dlowwa</a> (<a href="#31" class="quote">Reply 31</a>):<br/><i>Both are neither outstanding nor really terr...

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by SGAviation
Mon Nov 26, 2012 10:30 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)
Replies: 51
Views: 2273

RE: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)

Edited: <a href="http://i1205.photobucket.com/albums/bb429/747-412/IMG_4024Edit.jpg" target="_blank">http://i1205.photobucket.com/albums/bb429/747-412/IMG_4024Edit.jpg</a> (<acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> A332) <a href="http://i1205.photobucket.com/albums/bb429/747-412/IMG_1699Edit-...

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by SGAviation
Sun Nov 25, 2012 12:40 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)
Replies: 51
Views: 2273

RE: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/dlowwa" class="quote" target="_blank">dlowwa</a> (<a href="#27" class="quote">Reply 27</a>):<br/><i>You unsharpened it?</i></font></td></tr></ta...

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by SGAviation
Sun Nov 25, 2012 8:24 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)
Replies: 51
Views: 2273

RE: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)

The link in Reply 24 is broken now. I unsharpened it a little now: <a href="http://i1205.photobucket.com/albums/bb429/747-412/IMG_4020.jpg" target="_blank">http://i1205.photobucket.com/albums/bb429/747-412/IMG_4020.jpg</a> How are these two pictures as well? <a href="http://i1205.photobucket.com/alb...

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by SGAviation
Sun Nov 25, 2012 1:29 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)
Replies: 51
Views: 2273

RE: Pre/Post-Screening (SGAviation)

How about now?

http://i1205.photobucket.com/albums/bb429/747-412/IMG_4020-1.jpg

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