Chino 2010

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  1. syscom3

    syscom3 Pacific Historian

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    Went there today. It was Mustang mania!!!!!

    I have to edit my pics, but seeing 12 P-51's in the air at once is a sight to behold (and here)!!!
     
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    Someday.........Someday I'll make it to Chino
     
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    It was awesome, to say the least! 8) Tons of Mustangs and an A-36! Russian marked B-25, 2 P-38s, 2 Corsairs, 2 Hellcats...The list goes on. Here are a few samples from Sunday. I have 1,600 photos to go through.
     

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    Evan, I thought you werent going? Either way, glad you could make it.

    You handle the picture end of it, and I will work on the video I took while out there.
     
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    Beautiful pictures! What kind of camera and lens did you use?
     
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    GREAT Shots!
     
  8. evangilder

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    Cheers guys. It was definitely a target rich environment for me. :)

    T Bolt, I use a Nikon D80 and D50. For air-to-air, I use a Sigma 50-500mm and for ground shots I use the Nikon 18-200mm VR.
     
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    Great shots Eric! Looking forward to the rest of the coverage from this show.
     
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    Eric, do you use a monopod or hand held ? I sure could not get my sky that blue, were the blue Sky's on Saturday :D Great shots as always :shock:
     
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    Great Stuff, thanks for the post.
     
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    Can't wait to see the video Syscom.:greenjumpers: And Eric,:notworthy: :notworthy: :notworthy: as always sir.
     
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    Cheers guys. All my shots are handheld. I find a monopod, or a tripod have a tendency to limit my movement. You can ask wheels, I move quick to shoot. I think I just missed his head a few times. Sorry Merv, but these were all on Sunday. Some shots were bluer skies than others. I wish I could get consistent metering on the D80.
     
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    Magnificent shots, Eric!

    And looking forward to the vid, Sys!

    So who all was able to make it to Chino this year?
     
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    Nice pics. I got my PPL at CNO in 1982.
     
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    Great shots!! That B-25 in Russian markings is fantastic! :cool:
     
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    I felt the breeze created by the camera lens. :lol:

    I got this one on Sunday.
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    Wheels
     
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    I'd hopefully donate a testicle or two to have any of those planes
     
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