Category Special paint

Wonderful Aircraft Artwork

By: Category: Special paintUncategorized

I was cruising thru some of the modeling websites and found this guy’s wonderful artwork. He happened to have a composite of the old America West “City of Phoenix” livery on N901AW.

Go visit his site and check out the cool C-32A he has.

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Terminal 2 Spotting location

By: Category: FriendsPHXSpecial paint

I thought I had all locations locked down until Saturday driving around I look and I see a Spotter. What is that employee parking? So I turn around and only to find out that its public parking. At only $4.00 a hour for parking that is the same as the rest. There was plenty of parking to choose from. I find a location and set up my equipment I only needed my 70-3oomm vr lens but I also tried my 18-105mm and it also worked brilliantly. With the sun to my back and the departures going west bound its going to make a wonderful setting.

All departures and arrivals where using rwy26. Arrivals where also using 25R. I had a couple clouds in the sky but still the sun was a my back till 5ish till the sun went down. Here is a couple more examples of some of the Aircraft I able to capture...

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NAF El Centro or Bust.

By: Category: AirshowsFriendsMilitaryRoad tripsSpecial paint

This was the first time I had the opportunity to really get up and close and feel the power what these Navy aircraft had to offer. I would like to send out a special thanks to my friend Matt and Joe who are the Co-Founders of Arizona Aviation Photographers (AzAP) ,  for giving me a chance to experience something that I might never have the chance to do again. I would also like to give a big thanks to Michelle Dee who is the Public Affairs Officer out at NAF El Centro who worked real hard and got us out there.

The day started really early for me, I just got off work at 0200 and rushed home and just had enough time to change and pack my gear and hop in the truck. Off to El Centro CA. I wanted to sleep but I can already feel the excitement boiling in my blood. NO SLEEP for me...

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