I took in the Fort Worth air show not too long ago and snapped oh….. a few thousand images! I thought this one turned out rather nicely and I hope you do to!!
The fabulous T-birds
~ by Derrick Birdsall on November 7, 2012.
Posted in Aircraft, DFW, photography Tags: air show, F-16, photography, Thunderbirds, USAF
Great pic!We went to an airshow in the UK some time in summer and although I was initially kinda dreading it I got totally into it and absolutely fell in love with our Red Arrows, what a bunch of amazing, brave pilots! They flew a heart shape in the sky in memory of one of their lost pilots and the entire show was breathtaking, exhilarating and truly enjoyable. Looking at your pic I would imagine you felt the same about your USAF?
MrsBoardwell said this on November 8, 2012 at 1:27 am | Reply
Indeed!! They are a lot of fun to watch!
Derrick Birdsall said this on November 8, 2012 at 7:51 am | Reply
Great shot of that pair of “mirrored” T-Birds. Curious, what was your setup for this shot?
The Palladian Traveler said this on November 8, 2012 at 4:56 am | Reply
5dMkiii and a 70-200 f/4 lens.
Thanks for stopping by!
Derrick Birdsall said this on November 8, 2012 at 7:52 am | Reply
Wow, that’s close. Impressive!
Journey Photographic said this on November 8, 2012 at 4:57 am | Reply
They are studs!!!
Now that’s guts (I can’t even walk and chew gum at the same time).
Awesome shot, Mr. B!
spilledinkguy said this on November 8, 2012 at 11:26 am | Reply
You and me both, those guys are awesome!
Derrick Birdsall said this on November 8, 2012 at 10:41 pm | Reply
Love it! Great image!
God Bless You, Derrick!
Lady Deidre said this on November 8, 2012 at 10:35 pm | Reply
Derrick Birdsall said this on November 8, 2012 at 10:42 pm | Reply
wow! brilliant shot!
ristinw said this on November 9, 2012 at 1:20 am | Reply
Derrick Birdsall said this on November 12, 2012 at 10:44 am | Reply
[…] Topsy Turvy – a pair of fast-moving jets perform a maneuver and Derrick Birdsall comes away with a great picture of the action. The top jet is flying upside down directly above the plane flying below it in very close formation, and Derrick’s dramatic scene does a great job of bringing the action to the viewer. […]
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Mike Criswell said this on November 16, 2012 at 5:43 pm | Reply
Thank you mike!
Derrick Birdsall said this on November 18, 2012 at 10:44 am | Reply
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