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American Airlines' brand new A321T aircraft at gate 44 of New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport, Terminal 8.
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Editorials

Flying in Style: Onboard American Airlines Inaugural A321 Transcontinental Service

Posted January 9, 2014 by Manny Gonzalez

Earlier this week, NYCAviation had the opportunity to ride onboard American Airlines bran new Airbus A321 Transcontinental service. So how did we like the ride inside the new jet? Consider us impressed!

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Airline News

PHOTOS: Singapore Airlines Upgrades New York JFK Service to Airbus A380 Super Jumbo

Posted January 17, 2012 by Manny Gonzalez

Singapore Airlines rolled out a major upgrade Monday on their Singapore-Frankfurt-New York JFK service, shedding the previously used Boeing 747-400 for the larger Airbus A380 super jumbo aircraft.

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The Skinny on Mirrorless Cameras

Posted January 10, 2012 by Manny Gonzalez

The new mirrorless camera fad may not be new at all. What are the pros and cons? What does the future hold? Photography Columnist Manny Gonzalez offers insight.

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Aviation News

Rotorfest 2011: Rotorheads’ Delight

Posted September 29, 2011 by Manny Gonzalez

There simply aren’t enough helicopter airshows around the country, but the annual Rotorfest rarely disappoints, as Manny Gonzalez shows us his gallery of mechanized joy.

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Columnists

Taming the Beast: How to Name and Organize Your Mountain of Digital Photo Files

Posted June 9, 2011 by Manny Gonzalez

The vanishing of film and the arrival of the Digital Age means unlimited photo taking! Yay! But now how do I save, sort, archive and search through tens of thousands of shots? Boo. Photography Columnist Manny Gonzalez tells us how.

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Featured

How to Choose a Camera: Sensors and Megapixels

Posted May 20, 2011 by Manny Gonzalez

Does a camera with more megapixels automatically mean it’s better than a camera with fewer? Not necessarily. Manny Gonzalez explains how camera sensors work and how size matters.

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Photography

Mastering Photoshop: Curve Balls and a Level Playing Field

Posted May 5, 2011 by Manny Gonzalez

Two aspects of Photoshop that are so necessary yet so misunderstood are the curves and levels controls. Columnist Manny Gonzalez goes through them both step by to help get the most out of our digital SLR images.

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How to Maximize Your Camera’s Battery Life

Posted April 27, 2011 by Manny Gonzalez

Pack all the sunblock, Gatorade and protein bars you want, your long days of aviation photography will always be limited by the amount of juice in your camera. So what are the driving factors that you need to know about what truly powers your hobby? Photography columnist Manny Gonzalez tells all.

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Aviation News

How to Pick the Best Lens For Aviation Photography

Posted April 18, 2011 by Manny Gonzalez

No matter how good a camera body you buy, a successful day of photography at your local airport or a summer airshow greatly depends on which lens you use. Photography columnist Manny Gonzalez explains what you should look for in a lens and why.

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