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by clickhappy
Sun Jul 07, 2002 12:10 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Totally Lame.
Replies: 16
Views: 2767

RE: Totally Lame.

Let me tell you about what this has done for my dad and I. I've always been on good terms with my dad, but he is a busy guy, always has been. He loves his work. As a child he used to take me with him to LAX to shoot pictures. Right after September 11th I discovered Airliners.net, and started to reme...

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by clickhappy
Sat Jul 06, 2002 3:01 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Totally Lame.
Replies: 16
Views: 2767

Totally Lame.

Why do some reviewers ALWAYS kick my stuff out to Johan? Thankfully HE (and all the others who have emailed me lately) appreciates shots other than digital stuff taken yesterday. Perhaps next time you are out at your favorite airport maybe you can grab a shot of a Convair 880 or Delta 747. Good luck...

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by clickhappy
Fri Jul 05, 2002 12:00 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Looking For Some Digital Camera Advice
Replies: 7
Views: 5434

Looking For Some Digital Camera Advice

I am hoping to get some info on what type of digital cameras people are using to successfully get photos into the airliners.net database. This past Xmas I purchased a Nikon 775 (2.1 million pixel camera) but since then I have rediscovered my love of taking aviation photos. 2.1 million pixels just is...

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by clickhappy
Fri Jul 05, 2002 8:09 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: This Photo Looks Dodgy.............
Replies: 48
Views: 4521

RE: This Photo Looks Dodgy.............

nice picture. Some people need to stop being so negative. Go outside and take some pictures...

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by clickhappy
Thu Jul 04, 2002 12:25 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Will This Get Uploaded?
Replies: 23
Views: 3170

RE: Will This Get Uploaded?

it seems like there is a lot of jpeg compression in the sky (at least on my laptop, 1024 x 768, 24bit color).

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by clickhappy
Thu Jul 04, 2002 12:20 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Process For Reuploading Pictures Alreadi In The DB
Replies: 1
Views: 3443

Process For Reuploading Pictures Alreadi In The DB

What is the process for uploading a new scan of a photo already in the database? Does the photo go through the approval process again? Is the photoG notified once the new picture is uploaded? Johan approved some of my earlier scans from my dads collection, which I did at 1600 x 1200, I would like to...

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by clickhappy
Tue Jul 02, 2002 8:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jets Collided Over Germany!
Replies: 383
Views: 51853

RE: Jets Collided Over Germany!

How can something like this happen  Sad

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by clickhappy
Mon Jul 01, 2002 11:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airline Is This?
Replies: 12
Views: 1886

RE: What Airline Is This?

I was operating under the assumption that SAA had cancelled their 737 orders, therefore I was surpised to see an unfinished aircraft at the facility. Make sense?

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by clickhappy
Mon Jul 01, 2002 1:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA, Northwest @ Seattle
Replies: 6
Views: 1308

RE: UA, Northwest @ Seattle

but the economic situation in Asia hasn't really improved, has it? That is why Northwest ended their SEA routes to Japan.

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by clickhappy
Mon Jul 01, 2002 12:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing To Convert 767 Into A Military Fighter!?!?!
Replies: 6
Views: 4019

Boeing To Convert 767 Into A Military Fighter!?!?!

No, I am not making this up, I came across it in today's Seattle Times. The plan, which still must be approved by the Senate, would pay for and convert a single 767 widebody jet into a new type of fighter called MC2A — military shorthand for "multi-sensor command and control aircraft." Is this...

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by clickhappy
Mon Jul 01, 2002 12:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airline Is This?
Replies: 12
Views: 1886

RE: What Airline Is This?

No prize  Smile

It is actually down at the Renton plant, I snapped the picture about 15 minutes ago.

I thought SAA was unhappy with Boeing, and was gettign rid of their 737's?

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by clickhappy
Mon Jul 01, 2002 12:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airline Is This?
Replies: 12
Views: 1886

What Airline Is This?

http://www.clickhappy.com/dscn0334.jpg

Thanks!

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by clickhappy
Sun Jun 30, 2002 1:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX Cargo In Seattle?
Replies: 3
Views: 1594

RE: CX Cargo In Seattle?

funny, I just say the CX Cargo trailer parked next to one of the Airborne Express 767s @ BFI today...

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by clickhappy
Thu Jun 27, 2002 2:05 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Uploaded My First 5 Pics From '75-79
Replies: 8
Views: 4272

RE: Uploaded My First 5 Pics From '75-79

I'm also on my laptop, 83 degrees in my house, lithium ion burning my lap, and a sweaty trackpad for the clone tool. I will give it another whack at my desktop in the AM.

Thanks for the feedback  Big thumbs up

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by clickhappy
Thu Jun 27, 2002 1:55 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Uploaded My First 5 Pics From '75-79
Replies: 8
Views: 4272

RE: Uploaded My First 5 Pics From '75-79

the uncloned, but sharpened scan, is at http://www.clickhappy.com/009.jpg if anyone wants to see...

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by clickhappy
Thu Jun 27, 2002 1:46 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Uploaded My First 5 Pics From '75-79
Replies: 8
Views: 4272

RE: Uploaded My First 5 Pics From '75-79

the east side of the north runway @ LAX. Not sure how many runways they have now but in '78 there was a north, and a south. North was used by most of the Int'l and heavy domestic flights. It was a rental car lot that never had any cars in it  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smile.gif" ALT="Smil...

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by clickhappy
Thu Jun 27, 2002 1:34 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Uploaded My First 5 Pics From '75-79
Replies: 8
Views: 4272

Uploaded My First 5 Pics From '75-79

Wanted to know what you guys (and gals) think. They are 1600 x 1200, so you if you are on dial-up you might not want to look. They are a Transair 707, a Trans International DC-10, a CP Air 737, a Hughes Airwest DC-9, and a Hughes Airwest 727. <a href="http://www.airliners.net/addphotos/big/ready/tra...

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by clickhappy
Thu Jun 27, 2002 9:07 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: An Alternative View On Screening
Replies: 9
Views: 2895

RE: An Alternative View On Screening

is the database looked at to see if there is similar subject matter? If there isn't, is the picture considered "rare?"

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by clickhappy
Thu Jun 27, 2002 9:04 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Do Bigger Pictures Have A Better Chance?
Replies: 4
Views: 2786

Do Bigger Pictures Have A Better Chance?

I am currently working on the first batch of scans I had done from my dads collection. They were scanned @ 600 dpi at a print size of 8 x 12, for a pixel size of 3500 x 2400. Is 1600 x 1200 the final size I should be aiming for? I know 1600 is the biggest dimension...is bigger better?

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by clickhappy
Thu Jun 20, 2002 10:24 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Worried About Getting Pictures Approved
Replies: 5
Views: 1807

RE: Worried About Getting Pictures Approved

Do the screeners apply the same standards to images that are 30 years old as they do to something taken with current technology? The database only shows 6,300 pictures taken from 1970-1979, while there are 213,000 taken from 1990-Current. Do people come here for current stuff, or history? For the re...

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by clickhappy
Thu Jun 20, 2002 9:39 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Worried About Getting Pictures Approved
Replies: 5
Views: 1807

Worried About Getting Pictures Approved

I would like to get some feedback from the forum. I recently went through my first batch of slides from my dad's collection, with the goal of scanning them and sharing them through airliners.net I have picked the first batch, 30 slides, and I am sending them off to be scanned on a "Frontier" system,...

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by clickhappy
Tue Jun 18, 2002 1:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlas Air Shares Drop 44% Today!
Replies: 1
Views: 1753

RE: Atlas Air Shares Drop 44% Today!

Atlas Air shares fall 38 pct on downgrade 6/17/02 10:52 AM Source: Reuters NEW YORK, June 17 (Reuters) - Shares of cargo carrier Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Inc. fell more than 38 percent on Monday after Wall Street firm J.P. Morgan cut the company's investment rating based on poor earnings estimat...

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by clickhappy
Tue Jun 18, 2002 12:53 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Buying A Lens On E-Bay?
Replies: 8
Views: 1845

RE: Buying A Lens On E-Bay?

just check the buyers feedback, most eBay sellers are top notch...

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by clickhappy
Tue Jun 18, 2002 11:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pan Am Terminal @ JFK
Replies: 1
Views: 2321

Pan Am Terminal @ JFK

was there an observation desk on the roof of the old Pan Am terminal at JFK?

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by clickhappy
Tue Jun 18, 2002 10:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Did That Tanker Crash?
Replies: 51
Views: 3716

RE: Why Did That Tanker Crash?

sorry, they are replaying it over and over here in Seattle. Here is a link:

http://www.komotv.com/stories/18951.htm

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by clickhappy
Tue Jun 18, 2002 9:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Did That Tanker Crash?
Replies: 51
Views: 3716

Why Did That Tanker Crash?

man, that is scary  Sad

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by clickhappy
Mon Jun 17, 2002 1:26 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Photos Taken @ JFK Pan Am Terminal
Replies: 2
Views: 5503

RE: Photos Taken @ JFK Pan Am Terminal

jeez, I guess I posted this to the wrong forum, twice  <img src="/discussions/graphics/frown.gif" ALT="Sad"> I tried searching under "JFK terminal" and "Pan Am terminal" I found a couple of shots taken from inside the terminal, but apparently in the 80's there was an observation deck or somethi...

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by clickhappy
Mon Jun 17, 2002 7:59 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Photos Taken @ JFK Pan Am Terminal
Replies: 2
Views: 5503

Photos Taken @ JFK Pan Am Terminal

can someone post some pictures on A.net taken from the old PanAm terminal @ JFK? Thanks.

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by clickhappy
Sat Jun 15, 2002 3:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Your Most Valued Airline Collectables
Replies: 28
Views: 3114

RE: Your Most Valued Airline Collectables

Oops! Gold inlays, not god inlays. Haha

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by clickhappy
Sat Jun 15, 2002 3:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Your Most Valued Airline Collectables
Replies: 28
Views: 3114

RE: Your Most Valued Airline Collectables

mine is my Air Force One mug, complete with real god inlays  Smile

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by clickhappy
Fri Jun 14, 2002 2:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 767-400 Wing Designer To Revolutionize Golf Balls?
Replies: 2
Views: 2157

767-400 Wing Designer To Revolutionize Golf Balls?

A promising young aerodynamicist with The Boeing Co., fresh off a design breakthrough for the 767-400 jetliner, Steve Ogg quit the aerospace giant to turn his attention to golf.... Working for Callaway Golf, Ogg has discovered what he believes is the holy grail of golf-ball design, a revolutionary w...

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by clickhappy
Thu Jun 13, 2002 1:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Now This Is A 757!
Replies: 9
Views: 2409

RE: Now This Is A 757!

Cuban is a dork though...when he found out Paul Allen had a 757 for the Jailblazers, he wanted to buy a 777 just to out do him  <img src="/discussions/graphics/rolleyes.gif" ALT="Insane"> Whatever field they fly out of in Dallas couldn't handle a plane that big, so he had to settle for a lowly ...

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by clickhappy
Thu Jun 13, 2002 1:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 777? @SFO
Replies: 4
Views: 1502

RE: BA 777? @SFO

does BA fly 777's to San Diego?

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by clickhappy
Thu Jun 13, 2002 1:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Observation Decks At SEA, BOI
Replies: 6
Views: 2285

RE: Observation Decks At SEA, BOI

there are no good window views at SEA currently, unless you are holding a ticket, too much construction and security.

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by clickhappy
Tue Jun 11, 2002 12:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Did Aviation Grab You?
Replies: 20
Views: 1623

RE: When Did Aviation Grab You?

my dad used to take me to LAX on the weekends to take pictures, I am in the process of going through about 7,500 slides from 1968-1985 that I am going to have scanned and then submitted to A.net

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by clickhappy
Tue Jun 11, 2002 11:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Questions On ATA Hawaii Routes And 757 Etops
Replies: 20
Views: 4122

RE: Questions On ATA Hawaii Routes And 757 Etops

one more thing, about ETOPS, isn't ETOPS certification down to maintenance profiles?

This is a pretty good read on ETOPS http://www.boeing.com/commercial/aeromagazine/aero_07/etops.html

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by clickhappy
Tue Jun 11, 2002 11:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Questions On ATA Hawaii Routes And 757 Etops
Replies: 20
Views: 4122

RE: Questions On ATA Hawaii Routes And 757 Etops

Aloha also has a HNL - OAK and on the 15th of June HNL - YVR

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by clickhappy
Tue Jun 11, 2002 11:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Longest Route For 727?
Replies: 39
Views: 3372

RE: Longest Route For 727?

in '90 I flew a Delta 727 from SEA to MCO. That has to be close to 3,000 miles.

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by clickhappy
Tue Jun 11, 2002 11:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Questions On ATA Hawaii Routes And 757 Etops
Replies: 20
Views: 4122

RE: Questions On ATA Hawaii Routes And 757 Etops

forget the 757, how about those ETOPS 737's  Smile

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by clickhappy
Sun Jun 09, 2002 1:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas 707B At BFI This Evening
Replies: 7
Views: 2935

Qantas 707B At BFI This Evening

anyone know the story behind this plane, and why it is at BFI?

http://www.clickhappy.com/DSCN0264.JPG

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by clickhappy
Sat Jun 08, 2002 12:16 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Newbie Wondering If A Picture Would Make It...
Replies: 6
Views: 2617

RE: Newbie Wondering If A Picture Would Make It...

it is a 2.1mp camera. A Nikon 775

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by clickhappy
Fri Jun 07, 2002 1:37 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Newbie Wondering If A Picture Would Make It...
Replies: 6
Views: 2617

Newbie Wondering If A Picture Would Make It...

700k file, 1600 x 1200

http://www.clickhappy.com//dscn0241.jpg

I am new to this, and am enjoying the website, and I was hoping to contribute.

Any feedback?

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by clickhappy
Wed Jun 05, 2002 11:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does Anyone Fly 757's From SEA To Las?
Replies: 4
Views: 3265

RE: Does Anyone Fly 757's From SEA To Las?

I went ahead and booked us on National. How can you beat $170 roundtrip?

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by clickhappy
Wed Jun 05, 2002 11:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China Airlines To Replace 12 Aging Jets
Replies: 8
Views: 3078

China Airlines To Replace 12 Aging Jets

Did a quick check, it didn't look like this had been posted yet: China Airlines to replace 12 aging jets Wednesday, June 5, 2002 BLOOMBERG NEWS TAIPEI, Taiwan -- China Airlines, Taiwan's largest carrier, plans to buy new jets to replace its Airbus SAS A300-600R planes in a bid to improve safety with...

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by clickhappy
Wed Jun 05, 2002 11:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does Anyone Fly 757's From SEA To Las?
Replies: 4
Views: 3265

Does Anyone Fly 757's From SEA To Las?

I am planning a birthday trip to Las Vegas in July and was hoping to fly on something other than another boooooooring 737 or MD-80. Any ideas?

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by clickhappy
Wed Jun 05, 2002 11:21 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Where To Get Slides Scanned
Replies: 6
Views: 3441

RE: Where To Get Slides Scanned

is there anyone who would be willing to help? I can buy a scanner, and make it available to others...is there anyone with hands on experience that can recommend a slide scanner. I feel comfortable with a price range of say 500-700 US.

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by clickhappy
Tue Jun 04, 2002 11:54 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Where To Get Slides Scanned
Replies: 6
Views: 3441

RE: Where To Get Slides Scanned

anyone care to recommend one?

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by clickhappy
Tue Jun 04, 2002 11:49 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Where To Get Slides Scanned
Replies: 6
Views: 3441

Where To Get Slides Scanned

my dad has a large collection of slides he took from the 60's-late 80's that I would like to go through, picking out certain images to be scanned...they are in 35mm slide format. Can anyone recommend a place to have them scanned? I don't mind sending them off, as long as they do good work.

Thanks.

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by clickhappy
Tue Jun 04, 2002 1:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cover Magazine Airplane Photo
Replies: 11
Views: 1174

RE: Cover Magazine Airplane Photo

yes, of course, but jets are all I know  Big grin

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by clickhappy
Tue Jun 04, 2002 1:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cover Magazine Airplane Photo
Replies: 11
Views: 1174

RE: Cover Magazine Airplane Photo

707, long-haul was born  Smile

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