Search found 1630 matches

by ExitRow
Sat May 01, 2004 4:13 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Threads That Call FAKE. A Petition Of Sorts.
Replies: 29
Views: 1806

RE: Threads That Call FAKE. A Petition Of Sorts.

"Timz" (real name withheld) - My point is that photographers shouldn't ever HAVE to defend their work if the shot gets in the <acronym title="Brit Air (France)">DB</acronym>. But, unfortunately, they do when these threads are allowed to stay. To not defend their work could be construed by some as gu...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Sat May 01, 2004 3:51 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Threads That Call FAKE. A Petition Of Sorts.
Replies: 29
Views: 1806

Threads That Call FAKE. A Petition Of Sorts.

Johan - This has been discussed before, but never resolved. Your attention would be appreciated. Currently, there is a thread in the Aviation Photography forum that is doubting the authenticity of photograph by a prominent and highly respected contributor to your web site: <a href="http://www.airlin...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Fri Apr 30, 2004 8:45 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Baddirty Now In Fashion
Replies: 29
Views: 3595

RE: Baddirty Now In Fashion

Is badpeople gone? I hope she signed a model release.

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Fri Apr 30, 2004 1:59 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo Printing Problem
Replies: 15
Views: 2657

RE: Photo Printing Problem

FYI: CMYK means Cyan Magenta Yellow and Black (K instead of B to avoid confusion with Blue). It's the basis for what's called "Four Color Process." Almost every full color printed magazine is four color process. It is a system derived around large commercial printing presses. Though most color outpu...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Fri Apr 30, 2004 12:31 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Baddirty Now In Fashion
Replies: 29
Views: 3595

RE: Baddirty Now In Fashion

Danny- Here's a trick I use. Invert the image. Image > Adjustments > Invert (Or Ctrl + "I" on a <acronym title="Air Fiji and Continental Airways (Russian Federation)">PC</acronym>, I think...) The human eye has trouble seeing subtle changes in midvalues. Actually, the eye sees it, but the brain igno...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Thu Apr 29, 2004 1:50 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: New View Of St. Marteen
Replies: 27
Views: 5287

RE: New View Of St. Marteen

Give some cred to Mr. Rinaldi. Whoever he is... <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/208563/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/208563/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/3/6/5/208563.jpg" ALT="Click ...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Thu Apr 29, 2004 12:31 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo Printing Problem
Replies: 15
Views: 2657

RE: Photo Printing Problem

Note to the wise.

Do a test print first. A small, inexpensive test color proof to verify color.

Once you are happy with the color, print BIG.

william

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Mon Apr 26, 2004 2:38 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Upload Status Page Question
Replies: 13
Views: 3358

RE: Upload Status Page Question

673 in 2 hours! Damn Phil.

Too bad the username "Clickhappy" is already taken!

How about "FrameBurstPhil." Or "FullCFPhil."

Good thing you're not shooting Philm...

(groan...)

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Mon Apr 26, 2004 2:29 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Opinions On Canon Is Lenses
Replies: 25
Views: 4406

RE: Opinions On Canon Is Lenses

Oh and to answer the thread starter question: <i>Is it worth it to spend the money on <acronym title="Island Airlines (USA) and Eagle Air/Arnaflug (Iceland)">IS</acronym> 75-300 or spend half that and by a typical 75-300.</i> Buy the best lens you can afford. <acronym title="Island Airlines (USA) an...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Mon Apr 26, 2004 2:20 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Opinions On Canon Is Lenses
Replies: 25
Views: 4406

RE: Opinions On Canon Is Lenses

I decided to play with the 70-200mm 2.<acronym title="Grand Air (Philippines)">8L</acronym> <acronym title="Island Airlines (USA) and Eagle Air/Arnaflug (Iceland)">IS</acronym> + 2x yesterday. I wanted to see how slow a shutterspeed I could go with this combo and still get consistent results. These ...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Thu Apr 22, 2004 11:26 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: And Which Way Shall It Be?
Replies: 33
Views: 3914

RE: And Which Way Shall It Be?

No... ARTICULATE it to me Chad. Describe to me like an intelligent adult how you would have shot and or edited it differently to raise it up to your high standards. <i>If I cannot do anything with it, then obviously you did your best with what came out of the camera.</i> My god you're arrogant. Some...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Thu Apr 22, 2004 11:15 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: And Which Way Shall It Be?
Replies: 33
Views: 3914

RE: And Which Way Shall It Be?

No Chad... my comment was referring to the "level" issue.

But please, in your infinite knowlege and experience, tell me how you would have shot or edited the image differently.

I'm curious...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Thu Apr 22, 2004 10:13 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: And Which Way Shall It Be?
Replies: 33
Views: 3914

RE: And Which Way Shall It Be?

What's wrong with my photo Chad? How is it "poor quality"? If it needs some "work," please advise me on what YOU would do in your expert 300D opinion. For everyone's information, and the LAST time I defend this shot for not being "level," have a look at this. (Be sure to open the image in new window...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Thu Apr 22, 2004 2:39 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: And Which Way Shall It Be?
Replies: 33
Views: 3914

RE: And Which Way Shall It Be?

Yeah Jeff, poles can be deceiving. But if it's what the screeners are using to judge the level of a photo, so be it. Not my rules. This is one of those damned if you do, damned if you don't situations. Level it to eye so the shot looks natural, even though it's not <i>mathematically</i> level and BA...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Wed Apr 21, 2004 1:46 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: And Which Way Shall It Be?
Replies: 33
Views: 3914

RE: And Which Way Shall It Be?

<i>As for the photo - I was looking at the hangars in your shot, and I hope you'll agree, they do seem a BIT off, a degree or two <acronym title="Air Marshall Islands">CW</acronym> to be exact. I put it in photoshop and rotated it .8 degrees left, and it looks a bit more accurate to me.</i> It's neg...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Wed Apr 21, 2004 9:44 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: And Which Way Shall It Be?
Replies: 33
Views: 3914

RE: And Which Way Shall It Be?

<i>Bill, would you mind posting that shot you took from the control tower, where you thought you me? It shows just how unbelievably undulating the grounds of <acronym title="Seattle - Boeing Field / King County International (BFI / KBFI), USA - Washington">BFI</acronym> is. </i> This is a long shot ...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Wed Apr 21, 2004 1:09 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: And Which Way Shall It Be?
Replies: 33
Views: 3914

RE: And Which Way Shall It Be?

Drew - There's a difference between being offended and being insulted. I don't offend easily. At first glance, yes, the shot might look way crooked. But if you know a.) <acronym title="Seattle - Boeing Field / King County International (BFI / KBFI), USA - Washington">BFI</acronym> is <i>itself</i> c...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Tue Apr 20, 2004 4:48 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: And Which Way Shall It Be?
Replies: 33
Views: 3914

RE: And Which Way Shall It Be?

Andrew - 31L at <acronym title="Seattle - Boeing Field / King County International (BFI / KBFI), USA - Washington">BFI</acronym> slopes up to the South. ("The Bump.") Ask anyone who shoots <acronym title="Seattle - Boeing Field / King County International (BFI / KBFI), USA - Washington">BFI</acronym...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Tue Apr 20, 2004 4:13 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Airliners.net On MACs
Replies: 8
Views: 700

RE: Airliners.net On MACs

Sounds like a problem with your system/browser. I have two Macs running two different OSs and three different browser versions and have not had problems like you've described. Clear your history and your <acronym title="Solomon Airlines">IE</acronym> preferences, restart and see what happens... will...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Wed Apr 14, 2004 12:27 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Why The Q Is That Long (Inside View Part II)
Replies: 127
Views: 7655

RE: Why The Q Is That Long (Inside View Part II)

Here's an idea.... Why don't we all just STFU.

Looks like we found Andy's "other" username!  Big grin

(Just kiddin' around... I know it's not you Andy. You're actually smart and can punctuate properly... )

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Wed Apr 14, 2004 7:53 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Why The Q Is That Long (Inside View Part II)
Replies: 127
Views: 7655

RE: Why The Q Is That Long (Inside View Part II)

<i>we post here as free agents expressing our own views rather than the official views of the site</i> I understand that Andy. But, like it or not, you (and other screeners) represent the site as long as this header (<img src="http://www.airliners.net/discussions/graphics/CrewForumDark.jpg">) is nex...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Wed Apr 14, 2004 7:14 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Why The Q Is That Long (Inside View Part II)
Replies: 127
Views: 7655

RE: Why The Q Is That Long (Inside View Part II)

Sven - Ending a condescending, smug comment with a smilie doesn't disarm it, it makes you look arrogant. <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggrin.gif" ALT="Big grin"> I suggest you and Mr. Unmuth have a little screener meeting and get your points in order before coming into a thread and contradi...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Wed Apr 14, 2004 7:05 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Got Your "Photographers" Shirt?
Replies: 37
Views: 5098

RE: Got Your "Photographers" Shirt?

Here you go, all three as PDFs (right-click on the "Sticker 1/2/3" links for PDF): <img src="http://www.airframes.net/anet/sticker1.gif"> <a href="http://www.airframes.net/anet/sticker1.pdf">Sticker 1</a> <img src="http://www.airframes.net/anet/sticker2.gif"> <a href="http://www.airframes.net/anet/s...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Wed Apr 14, 2004 6:15 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Got Your "Photographers" Shirt?
Replies: 37
Views: 5098

RE: Got Your "Photographers" Shirt?

I have them as PDFs. I am trying to upload to my web server but having password issues. Stay tuned.

william

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Wed Apr 14, 2004 6:01 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Why The Q Is That Long (Inside View Part II)
Replies: 127
Views: 7655

RE: Why The Q Is That Long (Inside View Part II)

Sven -
What? I am talking about an upload LIMIT. Not a requirement.

(will screen some more, looks more interesting than replying to this thread )

I beg your pardon?

william

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Wed Apr 14, 2004 5:51 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Why The Q Is That Long (Inside View Part II)
Replies: 127
Views: 7655

RE: Why The Q Is That Long (Inside View Part II)

Question of the Century: <font size=+1>What <i>harm</i> would an upload limit have?</font> It's an issue of patience any way you look at it. Either be patient when your shots are behind 6000 other images. Or be patient when you are only allowed to upload x amount of images per day/week. One of those...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Wed Apr 14, 2004 5:27 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Got Your "Photographers" Shirt?
Replies: 37
Views: 5098

RE: Got Your "Photographers" Shirt?

What the Futt?! Print your own!  Big grin

http://www.airframes.net/anet/sticker1.pdf

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Wed Apr 14, 2004 4:59 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Why The Q Is That Long (Inside View Part II)
Replies: 127
Views: 7655

RE: Why The Q Is That Long (Inside View Part II)

<i>so that means 6,3 pictures/photographer.</i> Really? Since Johan loves statistics, I'd love to see the actual numbers of the queue, masking the uploaders names. Judging from the complaining by CREW above about mass-uploaders, there's got to be culprits uploading more than 6.3 images in a batch......

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Wed Apr 14, 2004 4:25 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Got Your "Photographers" Shirt?
Replies: 37
Views: 5098

RE: Got Your "Photographers" Shirt?

Well... I designed the "Photographer" shirt and to answer the lens question, it was intended to be a non-specific telephoto. But it <i>is</i> white.  <img src="/discussions/graphics/wink.gif" ALT="Big grin"> As for new designs, I did these as bumper stickers over a year ago: <img src="http://ww...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Wed Apr 14, 2004 2:30 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Why The Q Is That Long (Inside View Part II)
Replies: 127
Views: 7655

RE: Why The Q Is That Long (Inside View Part II)

<i>But, none of us own this site, why should we try to run it?</i> It's called "user feedback" Jeff.  <img src="/discussions/graphics/wink.gif" ALT="Big grin"> There's an obvious problem here. We are making suggestions. Sometimes user-suggestions are implemented quickly to the delight of everyo...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Wed Apr 14, 2004 12:49 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Why The Q Is That Long (Inside View Part II)
Replies: 127
Views: 7655

RE: Why The Q Is That Long (Inside View Part II)

This again. Just suspend or ban the repeat offenders. Give them a warning and if they card-dump regardless suspend their upload priveleges. It's obvious that naming and shaming isn't working. People are obviously seeing these complaints from screeners as some sort of challenge. Why is it so hard to ...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Tue Apr 13, 2004 9:49 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Great Day At AMS!
Replies: 77
Views: 5867

RE: Great Day At AMS!

Wietse - Awesome contrail shot, man. Way to keep your eyes peeled. EXIF? (Specifically shutterspeed and F-stop.) As for all the white lenses... well heck, just look in the photographer's pit at any major league sporting event and you'll see a preponderance of white... Guess that makes us Canon guys ...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Sat Apr 10, 2004 6:41 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Image Change For Airliners.net?..!
Replies: 20
Views: 1376

RE: Image Change For Airliners.net?..!

Well... I posted "K.I.S.S." earlier in this thread, but it got deleted for being too short. Whatever. I guess I'll have to spell it out to avoid confusing any more Mod braincells. K.I.S.S. <b>K</b>eep <b>I</b>t <b>S</b>imple <b>S</b>tupid. What I like best about these forums (and the site in general...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Sat Apr 10, 2004 6:33 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: What Will The F-35s Be Called?
Replies: 36
Views: 5128

RE: What Will The F-35s Be Called?

Exitrow, the EF-111, the ECM version of the F-111 was the Raven

Damn.

Ceaseless Vigilant Freedomfighting Valiant Raven then?  Laugh out loud

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Sat Apr 10, 2004 4:16 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: What Will The F-35s Be Called?
Replies: 36
Views: 5128

RE: What Will The F-35s Be Called?

Knowing how the Pentagon always tries to make it <acronym title="Philippine Airlines">PR</acronym>-friendly, I am afraid they'll call it something stupid like, "The F-35 Ceaseless Vigilant Freedomfighting Valiant Sword." Don't laugh. It could happen. Is there an aircraft named the "Raven"? I've alwa...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Fri Apr 09, 2004 10:41 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Tail Shot Rejection
Replies: 15
Views: 3007

RE: Tail Shot Rejection

Sebastian, I know you don't mean to bash. All I said was it's "bad form." That means there are better ways of making your point and getting your answer than this. That's all. I am just trying to help you. And FYI, the "badcameraangle" rejection has nothing to do with the creative angle of the shot. ...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Fri Apr 09, 2004 10:24 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Tail Shot Rejection
Replies: 15
Views: 3007

RE: Tail Shot Rejection

Framing, focal point, cropping... The accepted photo was composed in a very 2 dimensional fashion. It highlights the tail art. Your shot doesn't seems to have the same amount of forethought and compositional arrangement. Sorry. william P.S. It's bad form to compare a rejected shot with someone else'...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Fri Apr 09, 2004 9:56 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Deletion Games Again
Replies: 57
Views: 3395

RE: Deletion Games Again

<i>No-one has yet explained to me how a post starting with "Message to Lt-Awacs" can be anything other than a personal message.</i> My point, <acronym title="Servivensa (Venezuela)">VC</acronym>-10, is that his message, despite obviously being addressed to Lt-Awacs, might be of interest to others. H...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Fri Apr 09, 2004 3:54 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Deletion Games Again
Replies: 57
Views: 3395

RE: Deletion Games Again

This looks like a hand-picked deletion to me. I've seen HUNDREDS of "personal messages" in the forums that are never deleted. Hell, I myself am guility, especially when it comes to other Seattle spotters meeting up on a given day. (i.e.: "[username], you gonna be at Midfield today?") And you know wh...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Thu Apr 08, 2004 11:18 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Idea: Boolean Combination Searches *from* Results
Replies: 29
Views: 1833

RE: Idea: Boolean Combination Searches *from* Resu

Would it be possible to break up the "CATEGORY" section—each having their own checkbox? As it now stands, all are bunched together which is somewhat restrictive.

william

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Tue Apr 06, 2004 10:50 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Idea: Boolean Combination Searches *from* Results
Replies: 29
Views: 1833

RE: Idea: Boolean Combination Searches *from* Resu

Hey TJ-
It's all about "Thinking Different," right?

 Big grin

william

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Tue Apr 06, 2004 10:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Find The Boeing
Replies: 29
Views: 4150

RE: Find The Boeing

<a href="http://www.airliners.net/discussions/general_aviation/search.main?search_table=archived_general_aviation&search_field=body&search_active=1&search_year=&search=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.asile.org%2Fcitoyens%2Fnumero13%2Fpentagone%2Ferreurs_en.htm&search_order=id&submit=Search+Forum%21" target=_blank>...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Tue Apr 06, 2004 7:56 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Idea: Boolean Combination Searches *from* Results
Replies: 29
Views: 1833

RE: Idea: Boolean Combination Searches *from* Resu

Johan, Looks perfect full size. And the table maintains it's proper proportions when I manually resize it as well. (OpenWindow pixel width/heighth problem maybe?) I know user "Klaus" is a Mac guy and he's very articulate (as most Mac users are  <img border=0 src="/discussions/graphics/wink.gif"...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Tue Apr 06, 2004 6:59 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Idea: Boolean Combination Searches *from* Results
Replies: 29
Views: 1833

RE: Idea: Boolean Combination Searches *from* Resu

Oh wait! It's a table issue. I scrolled to the right and all the fields and checkboxes are crammed into narrow columns to the right. <img src="http://www.airframes.net/anet/popup2.jpg"> <img src="http://www.airframes.net/anet/popup3.jpg"> I see it now, but as is it's relatively unreadable and unusab...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Tue Apr 06, 2004 6:53 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Idea: Boolean Combination Searches *from* Results
Replies: 29
Views: 1833

RE: Idea: Boolean Combination Searches *from* Resu

Nope. Still blank: <img src="http://www.airframes.net/anet/popup.jpg"> I cleared my browser history and also hit "Shift+R" for a clean Refresh. Still the same blank popup. Note: The page title simply reads "Buy" momentarily before switching over to "Cross Data Search." (Not "Buy Print" like I stated...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Tue Apr 06, 2004 6:35 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Idea: Boolean Combination Searches *from* Results
Replies: 29
Views: 1833

RE: Idea: Boolean Combination Searches *from* Resu

No error messages per se. The js window opens and it's blank. When I view source, all the code's there, it just doesn't show up in the table. Also, when the window first opens, the page momentarily reads "Buy Print." (I am assuming you cannibalized the code from the print purchase popup.) Maybe ther...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Tue Apr 06, 2004 6:24 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Idea: Boolean Combination Searches *from* Results
Replies: 29
Views: 1833

RE: Idea: Boolean Combination Searches *from* Resu

Hmmm... The js popup window is blank for me. Browsing with <acronym title="Egyptair">MS</acronym> <acronym title="Solomon Airlines">IE</acronym> 5.2 for Mac <acronym title="Austrian Airlines">OS</acronym> X. Don't tell me I won't be able to use my own idea!  <img src="/discussions/graphics/cryi...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Tue Apr 06, 2004 2:53 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Idea: Boolean Combination Searches *from* Results
Replies: 29
Views: 1833

RE: Idea: Boolean Combination Searches *from* Resu

Well... what does A.net think?

william

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Mon Apr 05, 2004 6:40 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Canon EOS 1D Mark II Review
Replies: 179
Views: 12237

RE: Canon EOS 1D Mark II Review

Jay - Going digital has saved me TONS of overhead costs on film and processing. I now put that money into gear rentals and experiments! One thing to keep in mind, though, when you are estimating jobs for clients, be sure to include "digital post-processing" and charge by the hour. What use to be a s...

Jump to post
by ExitRow
Mon Apr 05, 2004 5:36 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: The Very First Of First....
Replies: 30
Views: 5365

RE: The Very First Of First....

Being here in Seattle, we get a lot of opportunities to see brand new Boeing aircraft. I am always amazed at how gorgeous these machines look straight from the plant. I had the opportunity to shoot the first Southwest 737 with winglets. (As did Royal.) You can see shots of those winglets in the <acr...

Jump to post