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Photo Gallery: A Plane Geek’s Memorable First Trip to Oshkosh

Posted August 3, 2011 by NYCAviation Staff

I have for years dreamed of making the pilgrimage and attending my first AirVenture, as the show is officially called. For various reasons I’ve never been able to make it; most of the excuses having something to do with the lack of money and the rest with lack of time. But this year, this year, opportunity came a knockin’.

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Photos: 10 Years Later, Iconic TWA Flight Center Lives On

Posted July 20, 2011 by Tom Alfano

The past decade has been kinder to the TWA Flight Center than one might expect. Join us on a rare photographic tour inside the landmark Eero Saarinen structure at New York’s JFK Airport.

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10 Photos: Air Jamaica Completes Transition to Caribbean Airlines

Posted June 30, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

Air Jamaica will close out its 42 year legacy on Thursday, its final day of operation before officially merging under the Caribbean Airlines callsign and its “BW” code.

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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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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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Photo Gallery: A Rare Peek Inside a P-3C Orion Navy Spy Plane

Posted November 4, 2010 by David Lilienthal

Since entering service in the 1960s, the Lockheed P-3 Orion has proven itself to be the US Navy’s workhorse anti-submarine and maritime surveillance aircraft. NYCAviation’s David Lilienthal recently got a rare peek inside a P-3C from NAS Whidbey Island in Washington.

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Photo Gallery: 2010 Oregon International Air Show at Hillsboro

Posted August 23, 2010 by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren

Jeremy Lindgren shares some intense shots of everything from Harriers to Julie Clark to the incredible A-10 West demo team. Sit back and enjoy!

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Photo Gallery: SkyFest 2010 at Fairchild Air Force Base

Posted July 27, 2010 by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren

No punches were pulled at SkyFest 2010 at Fairchild Air Force Base, where Jeremy Lindgren’s gallery shares with us a plethora of thrilling military aircraft strutting their stuff!

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Photo Gallery: Joint Base Lewis-McChord Air Expo

Posted July 20, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

An amazing representation from multiple branches of the US Military bring thousands of people a ton of excitement including aircraft that span over five decades. Photographers Jeremy Lindgren and David Lilienthal bring you all of the action.

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LAX Observation Deck Reopens Saturday, July 10th

Posted July 9, 2010 by NYCA Admin

The observation deck atop Los Angeles International Airport’s iconic Theme Building will reopen to visitors on Saturday, July 10th.

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Photo Gallery: Arrow Air Ceases Operations After 63 Years of Service

Posted July 1, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

Arrow Air, the Miami-based cargo carrier with a long history of cargo, passenger and even aircraft leasing operations, grounded their fleet on Wednesday, concluding several years of financial gloom.

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PHOTOS: Ships and Helicopters Entertain Thousands of New Yorkers During Fleet Week 2010

Posted June 11, 2010 by Scott Snorteland

A parade of ships, demonstrations by Marine helicopters and other events thrilled huge crowds during New York’s 26th annual Fleet Week. Scott Snorteland snapped some great photos of the action.

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PHOTOS: 2010 New York Air Show at Jones Beach

Posted May 31, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

The Jones Beach Air Show brought out huge crowds this weekend and photographer Scott Snorteland was in the air and on the ground to capture some of the best moments on camera.

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SPY PHOTOS: SunExpress New Livery Revealed

Posted April 15, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

World’s first photos of a new livery for SunExpress 737s.

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PHOTOS: China Eastern’s New 737 Special Paint Scheme Spied in Seattle

Posted April 12, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

China Eastern Airlines has a new special scheme on a Boeing 737-700 that was captured by David Lilienthal at Boeing Field before being delivered to Shanghai.

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Photoshop Tutorial (with Video!): How to Get Rid of Dust Spots in Your Aviation Photos

Posted March 15, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

Dust spots are pesky rivals to even the most vigilant aviation photographers everywhere. Here we show you a solid, fast way to get them all, minus the frustration.

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Jet Fighters and Lenses: The ISAP Photographers Meet in Las Vegas

Posted March 9, 2010 by Alberto Riva

The International Society for Aviation Photography were out in force at this year’s second Red Flag training exercises at Nellis Air Force Base outside Las Vegas. Alberto Riva takes you there with coverage from both sides of the camera.

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PHOTOS: Jetblue Unveils New 10th Anniversary Scheme

Posted February 11, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

JetBlue has today unveiled what is their most unique and colorful paint scheme ever to celebrate their 10th anniversary! They also introduced their newest tail-fin that will adorn freshly painted and new aircraft.

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The Airbus A380 passes the Prudential Building in Boston while approaching Runway 33L. (Photo by Mark Garfinkel)
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PHOTOS: Airbus Sneaks A380 Into Boston

Posted February 8, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

An Airbus A380 made a surprise visit to Boston Logan Airport today for proving runs, the first visit for the type. Great coverage was still obtained thanks to Matt Tomlin and Mark Garfinkel, who were on the scene as the US gets another A380-airport under its belt.

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