Monthly Archives: April 2014

Red Flag 14-2

When things go according to plan, the USAF holds their Red Flag exercise three times a year at Nellis AFB in Las Vegas NV.  Global Aviation Resource like to provide some coverage so, with the second event of the 2014 … Continue reading

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Building a New Computer

In my world, computers tell you that they want to die.  They start doing something a little odd as an initial warning and then get progressively more troublesome.  I had been contemplating the replacement of my system for a while … Continue reading

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Bryce Canyon

Continuing the theme of looking back through photos of trips I have taken in the past and that have never made their way on to the blog, we find ourselves in Utah.  Our trip to the Grand Canyon was the … Continue reading

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Ryan Flyby

I had not been up to Sonoma Skypark for quite a while.  Lots of things had been going on that had either kept me at home or taken me further afield but, with a nice Saturday forecast, I figured it … Continue reading

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Updated Approach to Lightroom Catalogs

I have been a user of Lightroom since Adobe release version 1 quite a few years ago.  It has been a very useful tool for me and something that dominates my workflow.  In the early days, there were issues with … Continue reading

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SFO From the Hill

Many of my recent posts have involved aircraft operating from SFO.  One of the restrictions SFO has is that, being bounded by water means there are limited opportunities to vary your shooting angles.  One thing I was ken to try … Continue reading

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Curtiss Jenny

When talking about vintage aircraft, I am frequently discussing aircraft that are from the Second World War era or later.  However, one of the residents of Schellville is a Curtiss Jenny.  This is a First World War aircraft and the … Continue reading

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Grand Canyon

My friend Jo Hunter recently blogged about her trip from Texas to Las Vegas and back.  She saw and did many interesting things en route so I would suggest you check it out at Futurshox.  Part of her trip took … Continue reading

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Erickson Flashback

I was recently looking back through a few of the previous posts and came across some images of Erickson Aircrane at work in Chicago with their S64 Skycranes.  I was thinking about the various times I had worked with these … Continue reading

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Blue Angel

A surprise visitor at Boeing Field timed his arrival perfectly.  I had just pulled up at the field when I saw something running in on the approach at speed and not descending.  This had the look of a military break.  … Continue reading

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