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by Ross Forsyth
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: RAF Lakenheath
Topic: 22-09-2020 The Captain's log
Replies: 8
Views: 1067

Re: 22-09-2020 The Captain's log

TeeJay wrote:
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:33 am
Thanks for posting Richard :thumb:

Now did anyone log the evening launches :P

Trev
I’ll have them at some point but callsigns fell apart due 3 F-16’s sitting northside😂
ZK560 was the Chinook which arrived aswell
by Ross Forsyth
Tue Sep 22, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: RAF Lakenheath Old Skool style
Replies: 32
Views: 3473

Re: RAF Lakenheath Old Skool style

Excellent set of images in some super light
by Ross Forsyth
Fri Sep 18, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Lakenheath Night ops
Replies: 30
Views: 2735

Re: Lakenheath Night ops

:P
markranger wrote:
Fri Sep 18, 2020 11:07 am
Ross Forsyth wrote:
Fri Sep 18, 2020 10:35 am
markranger wrote:
Fri Sep 18, 2020 8:48 am


Thanks All

Slogen,

Yes Tripod was used , long exposures and Pray :lol:
Just so I`m giving myself the best chance.....which GOD do use for prayer :D :D
There are loads mate . :lol:
by Ross Forsyth
Fri Sep 18, 2020 10:35 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Lakenheath Night ops
Replies: 30
Views: 2735

Re: Lakenheath Night ops

markranger wrote:
Fri Sep 18, 2020 8:48 am
slogen51 wrote:
Thu Sep 17, 2020 3:50 pm
Wow!

How did I miss these ?

Proper night shooting - well done.

I wouldn't even know where to start - is a tripod involved?
Thanks All

Slogen,

Yes Tripod was used , long exposures and Pray :lol:
Just so I`m giving myself the best chance.....which GOD do use for prayer :D :D
by Ross Forsyth
Fri Sep 18, 2020 10:34 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: LN, Loop, Fairford and the A400 on the beach.
Replies: 17
Views: 2172

Re: LN, Loop, Fairford and the A400 on the beach.

Lovely set Rich! Pembrey shots look like they couldn`t have been done on a better day
by Ross Forsyth
Fri Sep 18, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Prestwick 17/09/20
Replies: 22
Views: 2590

Re: Prestwick 18/09/20

Nice day for it Dougie,to bad the 2nd Osprey had to go home no well! Its a CV-22 though,MV-22 are the Marines.
by Ross Forsyth
Thu Sep 17, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: Prestwick
Topic: Thur 17 Sep
Replies: 18
Views: 1323

Re: Thur 17 Sep

Osprey now entering A9 for low level by look of things near Dunkeld
by Ross Forsyth
Mon Sep 14, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Lakenheath Night ops
Replies: 30
Views: 2735

Re: Lakenheath Night ops

Thats a fantastic selection of night shots!
by Ross Forsyth
Fri Sep 11, 2020 10:45 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: First Pic of the 'Aggressor' Typhoon breaks cover.
Replies: 20
Views: 3315

Re: First Pic of the 'Aggressor' Typhoon breaks cover.

9sqn or the RAF should be looking into copyright approval for the "Batman" insignia for the tail of this jet,however I just hope we do get the standard 9sqn Green Bat added 😉
by Ross Forsyth
Thu Sep 10, 2020 5:05 pm
Forum: Edinburgh
Topic: YANKY98
Replies: 31
Views: 1998

Re: YANKY98

Sorry my point was more that no matter what ADSB was reporting it was wrong,the aircraft on the ground didn`t get a fresh slap of black paint to change the numbers on the side regardless of which hexcode was used,people relying on adsb far to much these days when for military from what i`ve seen it...
by Ross Forsyth
Thu Sep 10, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: Edinburgh
Topic: 10th Sep
Replies: 2
Views: 401

10th Sep

Landing while in the middle of a mini Scotland tour was ASCOT 803 C-17 ZZ171,landed for about 15 mins for a crew swap after multiple circuits at Leuchars before carrying onto Glasgow next
by Ross Forsyth
Wed Sep 09, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: Edinburgh
Topic: YANKY98
Replies: 31
Views: 1998

Re: YANKY98

Still very much 165315/NY,will obviously still be using the same hexcode as it arrived with which we all know was wrong. Not necessarily Aircraft generally have two boxes and switch between them. Only one box usually has the mis-code. Accounts for why some aircraft show correctly at times and not a...
by Ross Forsyth
Wed Sep 09, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: Photography Q & A / How to post photos
Topic: Len Calibration - How and have you done it?
Replies: 13
Views: 1672

Re: Len Calibration - How and have you done it?

I went and used Cameracal calibration service coming up for 2 years ago,paid for 2 camera bodies (1DX and 5Dmk3) 500mm f4,100-400mm,24-105 and 2x extender to be calibrated and the results have been night and day from what i was getting before from the first outing with the cameras. Found out I had t...
by Ross Forsyth
Tue Sep 08, 2020 12:30 pm
Forum: Edinburgh
Topic: YANKY98
Replies: 31
Views: 1998

Re: YANKY98

Still very much 165315/NY,will obviously still be using the same hexcode as it arrived with which we all know was wrong.
by Ross Forsyth
Sat Sep 05, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: General Photography
Topic: The perfect place to chill following 6 months of mayhem
Replies: 15
Views: 1898

Re: The perfect place to chill following 6 months of mayhem

NIce selection,its been to many years since I threw the tent in the car and got out of Edinburgh for a few days up there!
by Ross Forsyth
Sat Sep 05, 2020 9:47 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Julia Flight returning to Fairford
Replies: 27
Views: 3974

Re: Julia Flight returning to Fairford

Very nice,do like that first shot especially
by Ross Forsyth
Fri Aug 28, 2020 8:57 am
Forum: RAF Lakenheath
Topic: Aviano F-16 Deployment?
Replies: 140
Views: 23713

Re: Aviano F-16 Deployment?

James Cutting wrote:
Fri Aug 28, 2020 7:37 am
I would say from 1000L onwards for the first cell (at a pure guess)
Good estimate :thumb:
by Ross Forsyth
Thu Aug 27, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: RAF Leuchars
Topic: exercise chameleon 2020
Replies: 139
Views: 13012

Re: exercise chameleon 2020

Vandal wrote:
Thu Aug 27, 2020 6:10 am
A pair of Chinooks arrived in Edinburgh late on last night. Callsigns Lifter 1 & 2.

Possibly related to exercise?
Nothing to do with Exercise,was a flight of 2 on a multiple training aspects sortie
by Ross Forsyth
Thu Aug 27, 2020 9:21 am
Forum: Edinburgh
Topic: Chinooks
Replies: 5
Views: 398

Re: Chinooks

Yeah departed just before 0030 this morning
by Ross Forsyth
Thu Aug 27, 2020 12:04 am
Forum: Edinburgh
Topic: Chinooks
Replies: 5
Views: 398

Re: Chinooks

ZD983 and ZK552 were the 2 Chinooks tonight

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