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(Farktography) Farktography Theme of Farktography Contest No. 333: "Airborne". Details and rules in first post. LGT next week's theme   ( ) divider line 174
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2011-09-21 08:00:37 PM  
Welcome to Farktography!

This Week's Theme: "Airborne"

: Flying, gliding, falling, or throwing - show something airborne. Difficulty: No clouds or astronomical objects, no holding things up with string (holding them down is fine).

We ask that before submitting your photos you read and adhere to the following submission rules, including but not limited to the following:

- Submissions must be photographs; screen captures do not count as photographs.
- You must be the original photographer of your entry. Do not submit anyone else's photography as your own.
- You are only allowed to enter a photograph once. Do not submit the same photo to another contest later.
- You may enter 3 photos in each contest as long as each photo is of a different composition.
- Please post each photo separately so they can be voted for individually.

Please note:

The overarching ideal behind Farktography is that image corrections are acceptable, while adding or removing elements in the image (e.g. removing telephone poles, adding Elvis) is not acceptable. HDR, stitching, or otherwise combining exposures in post processing are not allowed unless specified for a particular theme (multiple exposures done in-camera are acceptable, however). See the rules for more information on acceptable modifications, or check in at the Farktography Forums.

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2011-09-21 08:00:56 PM

Teasing Captain Jack...

biggr on flickr (pops to lightbox)
2011-09-21 08:00:57 PM
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"Sorry, Goose, but it's time to buzz a tower. "
2011-09-21 08:01:05 PM  

Like the First Morning
pops bigger, new window.
2011-09-21 08:01:26 PM  
Flight of the Bumblebee
2011-09-21 08:01:33 PM
Going up!
2011-09-21 08:01:37 PM

Pelicans. Pops to lightbox.

2011-09-21 08:01:42 PM
2011-09-21 08:01:45 PM
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"Over Macho Grande? No, I don't think I'll ever be over Macho Grande."
2011-09-21 08:01:52 PM  

A Fourth of July, A Quartered Moon
pops bigger, new window.
2011-09-21 08:01:53 PM

Into the wild blue yonder

biggr on flickr (pops to lightbox)
2011-09-21 08:01:54 PM

Flying Kites

Click for Flickr.
2011-09-21 08:01:56 PM
2011-09-21 08:01:56 PM
2011-09-21 08:02:05 PM
(pops to really big)

Osprey. Sanibel Is, FL 2011
2011-09-21 08:02:14 PM  
2011-09-21 08:02:17 PM
2011-09-21 08:02:17 PM  
Fly By Feeding

/laden swallow
2011-09-21 08:02:18 PM

Human Cannonball!
2011-09-21 08:02:31 PM  

-Pops Better-
2011-09-21 08:02:36 PM
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"Well, boys, we got three engines out, we got more holes in us than a horse trader's mule, the radio is gone and we're leaking fuel and if we was flying any lower why we'd need sleigh bells on this thing... but we got one little budge on them Rooskies. At this height why they might harpoon us but they dang sure ain't gonna spot us on no radar screen! "
2011-09-21 08:02:36 PM

Pull !

biggr on flickr (pops to lightbox)
2011-09-21 08:02:37 PM  

No pops--this was from several horizontal and vertical miles away--it is 'popped'. Launched from Yuma, Az, captured well after sunset (groundside) in Phoenix. The do-hickey package had some scientific stuff inside, IIRC
2011-09-21 08:02:49 PM
2011-09-21 08:02:51 PM


Click for Flickr.
2011-09-21 08:02:55 PM
2011-09-21 08:02:56 PM

Too many bugs. Pops to lightbox.

2011-09-21 08:02:57 PM
Sign and Plane
2011-09-21 08:02:59 PM

Airborne Horsepower

Bigr at Flickr
2011-09-21 08:02:59 PM

Plane Spotting
2011-09-21 08:03:15 PM
(pops to larger)

Mopsy's Front Yard.
2011-09-21 08:03:32 PM  
When you can't decide whether to use streamers or smoke so you use both...

2011-09-21 08:03:38 PM

C-130 Buzzes Ralph Wilson Stadium

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2011-09-21 08:03:43 PM
2011-09-21 08:03:55 PM


Eric Henderson's 1:6 ccale model flying on an Aerotech G80W

Bigr at Flickr
2011-09-21 08:04:16 PM  
In Flight Farking
2011-09-21 08:04:37 PM

A Radio Controlled Dragonfly
2011-09-21 08:05:07 PM  
Into the Sun

-Pops Larger-
2011-09-21 08:05:13 PM
2011-09-21 08:05:15 PM

Please click to view bigger lightbox version. It's much better than this small one.

2011-09-21 08:05:20 PM  
I am never flying with this pilot.
2011-09-21 08:05:31 PM

Pops Bigger (new window)
2011-09-21 08:07:11 PM

Pops Bigger (new window)
2011-09-21 08:08:11 PM
2011-09-21 08:09:26 PM

Busy Little Bee
Check out the wings!
2011-09-21 08:10:55 PM

Just a bit high
2011-09-21 08:11:03 PM  
On the Attack
-pops larger-

For historical reference, these are the planes used in the movie Tora! Tora! Tora!. They're former US planes that were modified to look like their Japanese counterparts.
2011-09-21 08:11:26 PM

I'm Flying!
2011-09-21 08:11:32 PM
Up, up and away!
2011-09-21 08:13:20 PM
Taking off from Lake Union, Seattle
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