Tag Archives: Nikon

P-47 EIGHT 50s

The P-47 always looked to be a bit over plump to me. But there is no denying it was an aircraft that was hard to kill and one that could dish it up with those EIGHT 50-cal Browning machine guns in the wings. This one is a relatively early model with the greenhouse. The latest […]

View full post »

P-51 STRAFE LINE

When there are a dozen P-51s in the air at once, they seem to want to form up into a line and make a strafe pass at the airfield. Here is a picture of the warbirds making a pass across the field with a P-40 Tomahawk in the foreground. The air show had the “Navy” […]

View full post »

BEFORE DAWN AT CHINO

The day at the Chino Air show started before 05:30.  The sun was thinking about rising but the field was lighted only by sky glow and the field lights.  We had the place to ourselves.  Although the light was dim and it was foggy, I took several shots of parked aircraft with the 14-24 lens.  […]

View full post »

ANOTHER EXPERIMENT

I am uploading a 1200 pixel wide file to see how it looks and what the text looks like.  This is all pretty confusing to me.  The picture was taken at the Chino Air show a couple of months back. I had paid my $50 for a photographer’s early-bird entry, got up at 03:00 and […]

View full post »