Wings Over Houston 2011

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    #1 DBII, Oct 27, 2011
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    Here are the first of the photos from WOH 2011. I took these with a little digital camera. I will have more once the film is processed. I will have to make them smaller. :oops: A little help please. I atached the smaller photos but cannot remove the larger ones.

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    Nice shots DB. I've got a 1/48th Harvard (T6/Texan) waiting to be built in the near future - not sure on colour scheme yet though.
     
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    It's my father's favorite plane after the B25. The NAS Pensacola always looks good.

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    Nice shots!
     
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    Good pic's of the Texans.
     
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    Excellent shots DB!:thumbright: It's neat seeing different paint schemes on the Texans.:cool:
     
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    This is the surprise we had at last year's WOH.

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    Is that an original Zero or a replica?
     
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    It is the real thing. :) It is based at Elington field during the fall and winter. I have a couple of shots of it in the air. I will post more photos soon.

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    Nice shots!
     
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    Great pics DB.
     
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    Great shoots DBII, that Zero is great, thanks for sharing.
     
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    Fantastic shots, absolutely love the Zero!
     
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    Good stuff! That's the only one of the four Zeros in the US that are flying I haven't photographed...yet. Is that Yak-52 based down there? I did a double take on that one because there is one with a very similar paint scheme at Santa Paula. I had to go look to see. It's not the same aircraft, but the paint schemes are similar enough to make me wonder if they used the same paint shop.
     
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    DB I removed those small pics for you.
     
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    Thanks for sharing those great photos, DBII.
    What I am impressed most is, however, you still love the film cameras!
    Yes, I do too:)
     
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    Thanks for cleaning up the dups. I am a film guy. My father started me working in the dark room around age 7. I am 111 now :). I just wish I could find a place to develope the film correctly. I hate the tones the past several years. I may be forced to go digital. :(. B&W is still the best but the paper is getting expensive $$$. The computer I have been using losted the photo manager so I will have to find another computer to use. I have 4 rolls to sort and post. I have a couple of new planes for the collection. This is my 2nd flying zero. I have the old CAF bird also. The ones from musuems do not really count. I wish a could get all four in one shot. One day.
     
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    Getting all four in one shot would be one heck of a shot. There are three in Southern California right now and I would love to get those three together for a shot. I can't think of the last time three Zeros were together in formation. I am guessing it goes back to the 1940s.
     
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