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Graham Ashby (Editor)16/10/2017 11:19:39
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Right, for a bit of fun we thought it might be nice to feature one of your models on our Facebook cover spot, so we’re throwing it open for you to send us a maximum of two images that depict your favourite model in the air. Post on this thread but do bear in mind that we’re after flying shots only please. In the next week or so well pick a winner and contact its owner for a high resolution version of the image. Heck, if you're really good we may even publish the winning entry in the mag. Get posting web-folk, we can't wait to see what you come up with.

Andy g40016/10/2017 11:51:57
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Ops, can you delete the blank post? sorry about that.

http://s467.photobucket.com/user/Andyuk9114/media/CIMG1975.jpg.html

Ultymate16/10/2017 12:07:43
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Mr Ashby sir, do the photos have to be of the entrants model ie his or her favourite model or a favourite photo that they the entrant have taken of someone else's model ??

Graham Ashby (Editor)16/10/2017 12:19:49
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Posted by Ultymate on 16/10/2017 12:07:43:

Mr Ashby sir, do the photos have to be of the entrants model ie his or her favourite model or a favourite photo that they the entrant have taken of someone else's model ??

Ultymate sir, it can be a photo of anyone's model, as long as the entrant actually pressed the shutter button

Pete B - Moderator16/10/2017 12:23:03
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Posted by Andy g400 on 16/10/2017 11:51:57:

Ops, can you delete the blank post? sorry about that.

http://s467.photobucket.com/user/Andyuk9114/media/CIMG1975.jpg.html

Hi Andy, Photobucket 3rd party hosting no longer works unless you're prepared to pay €399.99/year.....face 5

Can I suggest you upload the pic to the site - details here.

Pete

Andy g40016/10/2017 12:36:23
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Posted by Pete B - Moderator on 16/10/2017 12:23:03:
Posted by Andy g400 on 16/10/2017 11:51:57:

Ops, can you delete the blank post? sorry about that.

http://s467.photobucket.com/user/Andyuk9114/media/CIMG1975.jpg.html

Hi Andy, Photobucket 3rd party hosting no longer works unless you're prepared to pay €399.99/year.....face 5

Can I suggest you upload the pic to the site - details here.

Pete

My word ... i think they can keep that, LOL

I'll post to the other site .. Sorry about the first post .. could not seem to delete it ... Doh

 

 

 

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Edited By Andy g400 on 16/10/2017 12:40:45

Kevin Fairgrieve16/10/2017 17:49:37
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Starter for 10.

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Kevin Fairgrieve16/10/2017 17:55:49
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And as a bit of fun.

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cymaz16/10/2017 19:29:08
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Tom Sharp 216/10/2017 19:41:09
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one will have to be a good flyer/photographer to take a snap of ones own model in flight, unless it is permitted for some one else to fly your plane for you

Ultymate16/10/2017 19:56:08
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I took this one way back before my hair had gone grey back in 35Mhz day, I had my camera set up on a tripod behind me. It was really difficult standing on the wing flying the model and working the remote shutter release as well

stuntman.jpg

Tom Sharp 216/10/2017 20:03:28
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Posted by Ultymate on 16/10/2017 19:56:08:

I took this one way back before my hair had gone grey back in 35Mhz day, I had my camera set up on a tripod behind me. It was really difficult standing on the wing flying the model and working the remote shutter release as well

stuntman.jpg

yes Well liked, love the shadow

Edited By Tom Sharp 2 on 16/10/2017 20:07:31

Steve Colman16/10/2017 20:51:47
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Taken at the weekend 7th/8th at a special event at my club.

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john stones 116/10/2017 21:06:30
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Looks like being a very tough choice picking a winner by the time threads closed, nice on Graham. yes

chris larkins16/10/2017 21:56:34
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2 pics of my Staufenbiel F4-U Corsair, flown by one of my clubmates so that I could get some 'in the can'

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Kevin Fairgrieve17/10/2017 08:26:05
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This one should spark some "healthy" debate.devil

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Andy Meade17/10/2017 09:23:06
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Graham Ashby (Editor)17/10/2017 10:09:39
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Posted by john stones 1 on 16/10/2017 21:06:30:

Looks like being a very tough choice picking a winner by the time threads closed, nice on Graham. yes

Aye John, these things are never easy however, clever and massively skilful as old Ultymate is at standing on his wing while flying (I reckon he must have had some lead on the starboard tip, by the way), the image is in the wrong format for a Facebook cover! I can predict, even now, that a landscape image will win. Hee hee.

KiwiKid17/10/2017 10:30:58
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Posted by Tom Sharp 2 on 16/10/2017 19:41:09:

one will have to be a good flyer/photographer to take a snap of ones own model in flight, unless it is permitted for some one else to fly your plane for you

Yes, I think what the OP (Old Pilot) has said indicates that the pic should be of your model or a pic that you took and yes, it needs to be in "skinny" landscape format to a ratio of about 1:2.5, like so.

petrel launch.jpg

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richard cohen17/10/2017 11:50:51
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Piper AE1 medivac sideslipping past the Wiltshire countryside

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