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Finishing Those Oshkosh Images

Well EAA Airventure Oshkosh has come and gone once again but the images still remain. While I wasn’t able to go to Oshkosh this year I have been to Oshkosh a couple times in the past and as a result I do know the challenges that come with finishing images that come from Oshkosh. I […]

July 30th, 2015 | Comments Off on Finishing Those Oshkosh Images
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An Important Birthday

If you’re a history enthusiast like myself then you’ll probably appreciate the significance of today. 118 years ago Amelia Earhart was born. She is possibly the most famous female pilot in history after leading an amazing life in the realm of aviation and ending with a mysterious death. She is most famous for being the […]

July 24th, 2015 | Comments Off on An Important Birthday
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Remembering Oshkosh

With everything going on right now in Wisconsin at EAA Airventure Oshkosh, I thought to myself, “why not write a post about Osh.” In the aviation community Osh is like nothing else. Just the name gets everyone attention because it seems like everybody has gone to Oshkosh at least once. It’s one of the largest […]

July 23rd, 2015 | Comments Off on Remembering Oshkosh
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Warbirds in Review

Warbirdsnews has got a great program going on for everyone this week. The Warbirds in Review brought to you by EAA Warbirds of America and Flying OnDemand are live streaming on the Warbirdsnews home page. Each day features different historic planes with some amazing stories behind each one. There is schedule of events posted on […]

July 21st, 2015 | Comments Off on Warbirds in Review
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The Hard Lessons

Sometimes you have to learn things the hard way in order for them to stick. It’s part of being human that no one can escape. Eventually we all end up learning something through that same process. What’s important is that we learn not to do it again. Being a photographer every second counts. We don’t […]

July 20th, 2015 | Comments Off on The Hard Lessons
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I Love My Job!

Well the tittle pretty well sums it all up! Yesterday morning I was drinking my coffee working on the computer and I got a call from a pilot friend here in town and he asked if I wanted to come out and watch a F-86E Sabre do a test flight for the first time in […]

July 17th, 2015 | Comments Off on I Love My Job!
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For Those of You Going to Oshkosh!

The great thing about the Aviation community is that it is a small community in the respect that everyone seems to know everybody. As a result of this everyone wants to know whats going on right now. Well EAA Airventure, Oshkosh is starting next week and the Texas Flying Legends Museum is heading back with […]

July 16th, 2015 | Comments Off on For Those of You Going to Oshkosh!
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In Honor of the Battle of Britain

Today marks a very important day in aviation history and world history for that matter. Today marks the 75th anniversary of the beginning of the Battle of Britain. This famous attack made by the German Luftwaffe started on July 10th 1940 and went all the way to October 31st 1940. The goal of the Luftwaffe […]

July 10th, 2015 | Comments Off on In Honor of the Battle of Britain
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ACR Panos Keep Getting Better

A long time ago I was on a family trip in Alaska and we were camping outside of Homer. It was a lazy day with intermittent storms rolling through. Since we were next to a bay with some great clouds overhead, my brother asked my Dad if he could teach him to make a Pano. […]

July 8th, 2015 | Comments Off on ACR Panos Keep Getting Better
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A Different Morning Static

Over the years I have spent a lot of time shooting statics of aircraft and the one thing that I have learned is that you need to be creative and find different shots. Sure it’s great to get the standard head on portraits and tail shots, then there are the side views and detail shots […]

July 7th, 2015 | Comments Off on A Different Morning Static