±Recent Visitors

Recent Visitors to Com-Central!

±User Info-big


Welcome Anonymous

Nickname
Password

Membership:
Latest: nbrich1
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 6596

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 118
Total: 118
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Community Forums
02: Downloads
03: Community Forums
04: Community Forums
05: Photo Gallery
06: Community Forums
07: Community Forums
08: Photo Gallery
09: Photo Gallery
10: Community Forums
11: Community Forums
12: Community Forums
13: Community Forums
14: Community Forums
15: Community Forums
16: Member Screenshots
17: Community Forums
18: Community Forums
19: Community Forums
20: Community Forums
21: Photo Gallery
22: Community Forums
23: Downloads
24: Photo Gallery
25: Photo Gallery
26: Photo Gallery
27: Community Forums
28: Community Forums
29: Photo Gallery
30: Photo Gallery
31: Community Forums
32: Community Forums
33: Photo Gallery
34: Community Forums
35: Downloads
36: Community Forums
37: Photo Gallery
38: Photo Gallery
39: Home
40: Community Forums
41: Home
42: Community Forums
43: Photo Gallery
44: Community Forums
45: Community Forums
46: Photo Gallery
47: Community Forums
48: Photo Gallery
49: Community Forums
50: Photo Gallery
51: Community Forums
52: Photo Gallery
53: Community Forums
54: Community Forums
55: Home
56: Community Forums
57: Community Forums
58: Photo Gallery
59: Statistics
60: Photo Gallery
61: Community Forums
62: Community Forums
63: Photo Gallery
64: Community Forums
65: Community Forums
66: Community Forums
67: Downloads
68: News
69: Community Forums
70: Photo Gallery
71: Photo Gallery
72: Community Forums
73: Photo Gallery
74: Community Forums
75: Photo Gallery
76: Photo Gallery
77: Photo Gallery
78: Community Forums
79: Community Forums
80: Photo Gallery
81: Your Account
82: Photo Gallery
83: Community Forums
84: Community Forums
85: CPGlang
86: Community Forums
87: Photo Gallery
88: Downloads
89: Community Forums
90: Community Forums
91: Community Forums
92: Community Forums
93: Community Forums
94: Community Forums
95: Community Forums
96: Photo Gallery
97: Photo Gallery
98: Photo Gallery
99: Community Forums
100: Home
101: Community Forums
102: Community Forums
103: Community Forums
104: Community Forums
105: Community Forums
106: Community Forums
107: Photo Gallery
108: Community Forums
109: News
110: Community Forums
111: Community Forums
112: Home
113: Community Forums
114: Photo Gallery
115: Community Forums
116: Member Screenshots
117: Photo Gallery
118: Photo Gallery

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
Pictures from Kbely Airmuseum
A general meeting place for all pilots!
Post new topic    Reply to topic    Printer Friendly Page     Forum Index ›  Officer's Club

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
Massimo_Foti
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Apr 08, 2008
Posts: 4641
Location: Lugano, Switzerland
PostPosted: Thu Jul 18, 2013 12:51 pm
Post subject: Pictures from Kbely Airmuseum

Doug Kibbey suggested me to post a link to a selection of pictures I took in Kbely, just outside Praha:
www.flickr.com/photos/...422105268/

I am attaching a few shots just for teasing Laughing


Avia S-92 by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
Back to top
View user's profile
Massimo_Foti
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Apr 08, 2008
Posts: 4641
Location: Lugano, Switzerland
PostPosted: Thu Jul 18, 2013 12:52 pm
Post subject: Re: Pictures from Kbely Airmuseum

This one is mostly a replica, but very well done:


Avia B-534 by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
Back to top
View user's profile
Massimo_Foti
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Apr 08, 2008
Posts: 4641
Location: Lugano, Switzerland
PostPosted: Thu Jul 18, 2013 12:52 pm
Post subject: Re: Pictures from Kbely Airmuseum

Another German plane build in Czechoslovakia:


Aero C-3A by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
Back to top
View user's profile
JG300-Ascout
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 04, 2005
Posts: 6249
Location: Cyberspace
PostPosted: Thu Jul 18, 2013 1:05 pm
Post subject: Re: Pictures from Kbely Airmuseum

Good move...the stuff in the album is great. I always like seeing Aero AE45's since seeing the one hanging in the Prague airport. Cutest little thing!


_________________
"All facts go to clearly prove that Shades is a thrice-cursed traitor & mentally deranged person steeped in inveterate enmity toward mankind"
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Massimo_Foti
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Apr 08, 2008
Posts: 4641
Location: Lugano, Switzerland
PostPosted: Thu Jul 18, 2013 1:25 pm
Post subject: Re: Pictures from Kbely Airmuseum

In all honestly, I am rarely satisfied by the pictures I take inside aviation museums, at least compared to my vehicles shots. The plane museums tend to have very busy display, where it's hard to isolate the subject.

Anyway, I have accumulated quite a few interesting plane museums photo albums, from places like Belgrade, Munich, Berlin, Milano and Dubendorf. Sooner or later I'll find the time to post them all.

Massimo
Back to top
View user's profile
JG300-Ascout
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 04, 2005
Posts: 6249
Location: Cyberspace
PostPosted: Thu Jul 18, 2013 2:24 pm
Post subject: Re: Pictures from Kbely Airmuseum

- Massimo_Foti
In all honestly, I am rarely satisfied by the pictures I take inside aviation museums, at least compared to my vehicles shots. The plane museums tend to have very busy display, where it's hard to isolate the subject.

Anyway, I have accumulated quite a few interesting plane museums photo albums, from places like Belgrade, Munich, Berlin, Milano and Dubendorf. Sooner or later I'll find the time to post them all.

Massimo


Aircraft are sprawling devices, mainly of course, because of the wings. Unless one just happens to have unlimited amounts of covered space (and who would that be?), they will necessarily be crowded together and overlapped, more-or-less like the hangar and flight decks of an aircraft carrier. Even well-funded and managed museum like USAF Dayton, Smithsonian Air and Space, Udvar-Hazy, Duxford, IWM, Brussels, etc. have to be like that. Outdoor exhibits tend to be less crowded (Pima), but aircraft (like tanks) don't respond well to being left out in sun and weather. Consequently, the best aircraft shots are always those of ones that can and do fly...and that's way too few. Sad

Post away, I'm sure they'll still be well worth seeing.

_________________
"All facts go to clearly prove that Shades is a thrice-cursed traitor & mentally deranged person steeped in inveterate enmity toward mankind"
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Massimo_Foti
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Apr 08, 2008
Posts: 4641
Location: Lugano, Switzerland
PostPosted: Sat Jul 20, 2013 12:40 am
Post subject: Re: Pictures from Kbely Airmuseum

What prevent from posting is that I shot in order to achieve best quality, I shot in RAW and I I convert in JPG later, one picture at time. It's a time consuming process and I have a huge backlog.

Massimo
Back to top
View user's profile
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic    Reply to topic    Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index ›  Officer's Club
Page 1 of 1
All times are GMT - 6 Hours



Jump to:  


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You cannot download files in this forum