Aviation Photo #1474593 Piper/Smith PA-18 Super Cub - Untitled

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Not as risky as it looks. Excellent short field takeoff and landing technique.
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    Jim Raeder
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    Piper/Smith PA-18 Super Cub
    Piper PA-18 Super Cub (L-18/L-21/U-7)
    Piper PA-18 Super Cub (L-18/L-21/U-7)
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    NX711YC
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    Idaho
    USA
    November 2, 2007
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Comments (35)

Anonymous
11 years ago
WOW! Nice work!!!
Anonymous
11 years ago
Wow....love this shot. Looks like it was taken from a cartoon. Excellent quality.
Anonymous
11 years ago
That's a small cub
Anonymous
11 years ago
Looks like fun :D
Anonymous
11 years ago
This has been done in Alaska for years .to get on short sand bars for hunting or great fishing
Got to have those big tires oh.
Anonymous
11 years ago
Excellent in every way! Sharpness, dof, good prop blur and the pilots face very visible. Well done.
Anonymous
11 years ago
I love the D.O.F in your shot!
Anonymous
11 years ago
Wow ... is there a third wheel ? if not how does it keep its balance ?
Anonymous
11 years ago
Amazing!
Anonymous
11 years ago
Gorgeous, simply gorgeous! Maybe USair pilots in formation:)
Anonymous
11 years ago
Nice!
Anonymous
11 years ago
This is a fantastic shot! The focus and colors are just right.
Anonymous
11 years ago
From one floatplane photographer to another, you've captured an outstanding moment, Jim. Your talents and timing are admirable.
Anonymous
11 years ago
Fantastic!
Anonymous
11 years ago
Intresting shot. I like the aviator glasses.
Anonymous
11 years ago
Perfect shot. So sharp and clean. Congratulations!
Anonymous
11 years ago
I'm speechless!! Just perfect!!!
Anonymous
11 years ago
The thing thinks it's jesus...
Anonymous
11 years ago
Action, definition and general composure.
Anonymous
11 years ago
Terrific shot and unique situation

Cheers
Tim
Anonymous
11 years ago
Its a fighter on a take off...as the first comment said...Its an unique situation for a photographer...
Anonymous
11 years ago
Its a pain in the ass to get off the ground
Anonymous
11 years ago
I'm impressed. Impossibly beautiful.
Anonymous
11 years ago
The pilot looks like Joe The Plumber!
Anonymous
11 years ago
Nice shot Jim. Love the spray off the wheels.
Anonymous
11 years ago
Amazing pic !!!

Anonymous
10 years ago
Nice picture makes me speechless! nevada!
Anonymous
10 years ago
Jesus. We didn't uh... They don't uhh... Aaaaaaaahhhh!!!!! Well if he's a plumber, at least he knows what he's doing.
Anonymous
9 years ago
This is the best picture I ever seen on airliners.
Anonymous
9 years ago
That positivley amazingly insane!
Anonymous
9 years ago
Do you see the resemblence to tweety bird?
Anonymous
9 years ago
Is there anything a Piper can't do? :D
Anonymous
9 years ago
This is a good picture of Mr. Dory.. Water skipping.
Anonymous
5 years ago
This is one of Sully's pupils practising
Wisconsin, USA
1 year ago
Great shot, but this aircraft serves no purpose

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