Cable Airshow 2009

Discussion in 'Warbird Displays' started by evangilder, Jan 10, 2010.

  1. evangilder

    evangilder "Shooter"
    Staff Member Administrator

    Joined:
    Sep 17, 2004
    Messages:
    19,419
    Likes Received:
    137
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Occupation:
    Network Engineer/Photographer
    Location:
    Moorpark, CA
    Home Page:
    Day one is done and I am beat. I am urning in early because I have another full day out there tomorrow, but thought I'd share some quick edits/highlights from today.
     

    Attached Files:

  2. GrauGeist

    GrauGeist Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 29, 2008
    Messages:
    15,211
    Likes Received:
    2,046
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Occupation:
    Public Safety Automotive Technician
    Location:
    Redding, California
    Home Page:
    Outstanding shots!

    Looks like the weather was perfect for the show, too!
     
  3. FLYBOYJ

    FLYBOYJ "THE GREAT GAZOO"
    Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2005
    Messages:
    23,205
    Likes Received:
    787
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Aircraft Maintenance Manager/ Flight Instructor
    Location:
    Colorado, USA
    As always great job!!!!
     
  4. Wildcat

    Wildcat Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 11, 2005
    Messages:
    8,857
    Likes Received:
    376
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Workin' for the man....
    Location:
    South East Queensland
    Awesome shots Eric!!
     
  5. Heinz

    Heinz Active Member

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2007
    Messages:
    7,731
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Occupation:
    Student, Musician, Writer, Thinker, Shelf Stacker...
    Location:
    Melbourne, Victoria
    With the guys. Great shots man thanks for sharing! 8)
     
  6. wheelsup_cavu

    wheelsup_cavu Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 8, 2009
    Messages:
    4,530
    Likes Received:
    43
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Occupation:
    CNC Machinist/Programmer
    Location:
    Corona, California
    Home Page:
    Great job. :thumbup:

    I wish I didn't have the flu. :(


    Wheels
     
  7. GrauGeist

    GrauGeist Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 29, 2008
    Messages:
    15,211
    Likes Received:
    2,046
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Occupation:
    Public Safety Automotive Technician
    Location:
    Redding, California
    Home Page:
    Sorry to hear your under the weather...

    can't load up on some flu meds and at least make a showing for day 2?
     
  8. wheelsup_cavu

    wheelsup_cavu Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 8, 2009
    Messages:
    4,530
    Likes Received:
    43
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Occupation:
    CNC Machinist/Programmer
    Location:
    Corona, California
    Home Page:
    Thanks GG.
    I have been this way since Christmas.
    I finally broke down and went to the Doctor on Friday.
    I am supposed to be in bed right now.
    Oh well, I couldn't sleep anyway.


    Wheels
     
  9. Geedee

    Geedee Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2008
    Messages:
    3,292
    Likes Received:
    210
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Wiltshire, UK
    Nicely done :thumbleft:
     
  10. Gnomey

    Gnomey World Travelling Doctor
    Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Nov 28, 2004
    Messages:
    41,780
    Likes Received:
    519
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Doctor
    Location:
    Portsmouth / Royal Deeside, UK
    Home Page:
    Great stuff Eric!
     
  11. rochie

    rochie Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 9, 2006
    Messages:
    14,640
    Likes Received:
    427
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Head chef
    Location:
    billingham nr middlesbrough uk
    amazing as always Eric
     
  12. Crimea_River

    Crimea_River Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 16, 2008
    Messages:
    25,187
    Likes Received:
    963
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Calgary
    Great pics!

    There's even one for Terry!
     
  13. evangilder

    evangilder "Shooter"
    Staff Member Administrator

    Joined:
    Sep 17, 2004
    Messages:
    19,419
    Likes Received:
    137
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Occupation:
    Network Engineer/Photographer
    Location:
    Moorpark, CA
    Home Page:
    Thanks guys. I have a ton of shots to go through, about 2,700 from 2 days. I am getting everything dialed in and having the camera get a full cleaning in October helped tremendously. I will try and get some more up tonight.
     
  14. ontos

    ontos Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 8, 2009
    Messages:
    2,010
    Likes Received:
    179
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Location:
    Riverside, California
    Fantastic shots as always Eric, I was there on Saturday, should have got hold of you. :shock: :shock: 8)
     
  15. evangilder

    evangilder "Shooter"
    Staff Member Administrator

    Joined:
    Sep 17, 2004
    Messages:
    19,419
    Likes Received:
    137
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Occupation:
    Network Engineer/Photographer
    Location:
    Moorpark, CA
    Home Page:
    Sorry I missed you, Ontos. I was out on the line both days, so I may not have been visible from the crowd line, depending on where I was at any given time. I tried to stay out of the way of spectators when I could. I will be out at Riverside though, up on the hill near the tower.
     
  16. Colin1

    Colin1 Active Member

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2009
    Messages:
    3,541
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Occupation:
    Engineer and overgrown schoolboy
    Location:
    United Kingdom
    #16 Colin1, Jan 11, 2010
    Last edited: Jan 11, 2010
    Nice shots
    is it just the angle or does that P-51 canopy look enormous?

    Edit: could be a really small pilot
     
  17. evangilder

    evangilder "Shooter"
    Staff Member Administrator

    Joined:
    Sep 17, 2004
    Messages:
    19,419
    Likes Received:
    137
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Occupation:
    Network Engineer/Photographer
    Location:
    Moorpark, CA
    Home Page:
    I think it's just the angle. That is a normal canopy.
     
  18. evangilder

    evangilder "Shooter"
    Staff Member Administrator

    Joined:
    Sep 17, 2004
    Messages:
    19,419
    Likes Received:
    137
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Occupation:
    Network Engineer/Photographer
    Location:
    Moorpark, CA
    Home Page:
    Okay, here are a few more...
     

    Attached Files:

  19. ontos

    ontos Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 8, 2009
    Messages:
    2,010
    Likes Received:
    179
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Location:
    Riverside, California
    WOOOOOW ! Those are great shots Eric, it must be really exciting to be on the flight line to take those shots. What lens did you use? I only had my 18-200mm. Dis the P-38 come on Sunday? Again great shots :shock: :shock: 8)
     
  20. gumbyk

    gumbyk Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2009
    Messages:
    1,627
    Likes Received:
    209
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Occupation:
    Aviation QMS/SMS consultant
    Location:
    Blenheim
    Great pics Eric.

    Whats the story with the Nanchang in the first pic?
     
Loading...

Share This Page