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"Break Through"

"Break Through"

Red Arrows, taken at Farnborough Airshow, July 2008.

As they swooped around a break in the cloud shone a beam of sunlight on the aircraft trails, made for a dramatic photo I thought.



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Registered: July 2008
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Date: Thu July 31, 2008
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This is a fantastic picture.
#1 Thu July 31, 2008 11:12am

Yes, it does make for a dramatic shot. That shaft of light lifts it out of the ordinary. welcome to the blog. Viv
#2 Thu July 31, 2008 11:33am

Welcome to the blog Chris. I quite agree, The lighting makes this a stunner! Smile Daenna
#3 Thu July 31, 2008 2:13pm

one of the better airshow shots that I have seen in a long time! Good job!
#4 Thu July 31, 2008 2:15pm

Great capture, well done.
'There is no point pressing the shutter unless you are making some caustic comment on the incongruities of life. That is what photography is all about. It is the only reason for doing it.'......Philip Jones Griffiths

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#5 Thu July 31, 2008 2:47pm

Dramatic sky - dramatic action - great photo Thumbs Up!
#6 Thu July 31, 2008 3:16pm

WOW! Jan
#7 Fri August 1, 2008 2:02am

I concur with the above comments. Wow!! And welcome to the blog. Smile Amanda
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#8 Fri August 1, 2008 2:48am

Wow what a shot,i would see if they would like this one as it's very good
#9 Sat August 2, 2008 6:50am

WOW that is an amazing shot. The trails are fantastic. This is a shot to be proud of.
It's the Photographer that takes the Photo not the Camera.
#10 Mon August 4, 2008 10:11pm

Magic!! You've got to send it to the red arrows - I bet they'd want to put it on postcards!.
#11 Sat August 9, 2008 11:03am

Wonderful shot.........Jimmy.
#12 Sat August 9, 2008 12:31pm

Wow!...this is a wonderful image! to be really proud of....excellent capture! Smile...Alan
#13 Sat August 9, 2008 1:14pm

Thanks for to great feedback, tears are welling up in my eyes Smile
#14 Sun August 10, 2008 10:41pm

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