Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by Rowdy » Wed Oct 06, 2010 10:27 pm

well heres a couple.. I havent posted anything in a while..

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On the spit in campbell

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VIA's pretty beech

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Jazz passing over

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That time of the year again.. the snowgeese are out
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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by jspitfire » Thu Oct 07, 2010 1:53 pm

North Shore wrote:Is that K.S. scowling through the left hand window?
Nope, if I'm right about who you mean, he wasn't flying with us this summer.
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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by Rowdy » Thu Oct 07, 2010 7:46 pm

BG was up there though. Did ya get a chance to fly with em?
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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by jspitfire » Fri Oct 08, 2010 12:08 pm

Rowdy wrote:BG was up there though. Did ya get a chance to fly with em?
Yea, flew with him a few times, great guy to learn from.
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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by X Driver » Sat Oct 09, 2010 11:22 am

Hey Rowdy

Great pictures of the YBL area looks as good as when I was there 24 years ago. Except the docks were full of airplanes in those days.
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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by Driving Rain » Mon Oct 11, 2010 9:04 am

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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by Driving Rain » Mon Oct 11, 2010 9:12 am

One more. The camera caught our tanker with the probes retracted, water venting through the overflows just as the aircraft was rotating. Awesome!

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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by North Shore » Mon Oct 11, 2010 11:11 am

Hard to follow a 415 with a 2, but I'll try..
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ETA:Thanks to Cst. Hart, CZTM RCMP Detachment for the photo.
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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by Siddley Hawker » Mon Oct 11, 2010 4:23 pm

Wonderful shots guys. :smt023
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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by Driving Rain » Tue Oct 12, 2010 12:34 pm

Beautiful shot. I try one more

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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by North Shore » Tue Oct 12, 2010 12:42 pm

Nice! Ours just came out of the paint shop...
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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by Rowdy » Tue Oct 12, 2010 1:05 pm

Great shots guys!!

As cool as that diesel duck is.. I've still got a soft spot for the 215's radials :wink:
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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by jspitfire » Thu Oct 14, 2010 4:23 pm

Great shots of the water bombers!

I'm sure some of you have seen this one before.

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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by Caracrane » Fri Oct 15, 2010 3:50 pm

Driving Rain wrote:One more. The camera caught our tanker with the probes retracted, water venting through the overflows just as the aircraft was rotating. Awesome!

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thanks to Derek Figueira @ http://www.dillpixels.ca
Good headwind and or close or almost at "Bingo". 215T comes out with probes down. But still were f... on the ball.
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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by HuD 91gt » Mon Oct 18, 2010 7:53 am

jspitfire wrote:Great shots of the water bombers!

I'm sure some of you have seen this one before.

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What kind of plane is that one?
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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by HS-748 2A » Mon Oct 18, 2010 8:07 am

^ Bristol Freighter, CF-TFZ, Beaver Lodge Lake NWT
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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by nofate » Thu Oct 28, 2010 7:28 am

Heres a nice pic I forgot I had. I took this at Sudbury Aviation on Whitewater Lake early one morning while I was waiting for glassy water conditions to complete that part of my seaplane rating.

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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by Prairie Chicken » Sun Oct 31, 2010 12:05 pm

Really nice images guys! Keep 'em coming!
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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by jspitfire » Sat Nov 13, 2010 1:50 pm

A few with the new camera. I love the low light performance of the 5DII!

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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by sky's the limit » Sat Nov 13, 2010 2:49 pm

Nice shots JS,

Yes, the D3 is just silly in low-light, nice to see Canon has done a good job on the 5D.

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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by sky's the limit » Sun Nov 14, 2010 8:07 pm

Here are a few of the thousands from Afghanistan last month. These are the more aviation related shots of the men and women of the Canadian Air Wing based at KAF. (Of course the first shot has Americans in it... but you get the point) I'll post more tomorrow, there's no shortage.

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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by sky's the limit » Tue Nov 16, 2010 9:23 am

A few more.

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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by xsbank » Tue Nov 16, 2010 4:47 pm

More, please! Those are great!
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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by Rowdy » Tue Nov 16, 2010 5:42 pm

Fantastic as always STL. You really do capture the feeling with your lenses.
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Re: Pix From a Swamper - Remembering Craig Chenell

Post by Cougar » Wed Nov 17, 2010 2:34 am

Thank you, thank you so much.

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