Olympus UK E-System User Group
Olympus UK E-System User Group

Join our unique resource for Olympus Four Thirds E-System DSLR and Pen Micro Four Thirds photographers. Show your images via our free e-group photo gallery. Please read the e-group.uk.net forum terms and conditions before posting for the first time. Above all, welcome!


Go Back   Olympus UK E-System User Group > Show your photos > Foto Fair

Foto Fair Post your photos for friendly, non-critical feedback. This is the place to show pictures if you aren't yet ready for full-blooded critique, or simply want to share an interesting picture with other e-group visitors.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 1 Week Ago
Walti Walti is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Location: Cambridge
Posts: 1,106
Thanks: 157
Thanked 63 Times in 56 Posts
Likes: 95
Liked 467 Times in 194 Posts
Shuttleworth Collection evening flying display

Went to the display yesterday (Saturday 17th), met Johnathan Saull and took FAR TOO MANY Photos!

A couple of late evening ones as an appetiser!






__________________
Olympus: Silver OM-D E-M1 MKi+HLD7, Black OM-D E-M1 MKii+HLD9, 14-150 f4-5.6 ED, 12-40mm f2.8 Pro, 60mm f2.8 Macro, 40-150 f2.8 Pro, 300mm f4 Pro, MC14TC, FL-LM2, FL-LM3, 2*FL-36R, FL-600R
Panasonic: 20mm f1.7
Nissin: Di466
Apple: 27" iMac, 13" MacBook Pro
Adobe: Creative Cloud
Reply With Quote
The Following Users Liked This Post:
drmarkf (1 Week Ago), Greytop (1 Week Ago), Hemlockwood (1 Week Ago), iso (1 Week Ago), Michael Sewell (1 Week Ago), MJ224 (1 Week Ago), Olybirder (1 Week Ago), pault (1 Week Ago), Phill D (6 Days Ago), Ross the fiddler (6 Days Ago), rsh1960 (1 Week Ago), skids (1 Week Ago), Thomas Westhead (2 Days Ago), Wally (1 Week Ago), wornish (1 Week Ago), Zuiko (5 Days Ago)
  #2  
Old 1 Week Ago
Phill D's Avatar
Phill D Phill D is offline
Full member
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Derbyshire
Posts: 6,265
Thanks: 753
Thanked 954 Times in 883 Posts
Likes: 318
Liked 797 Times in 478 Posts
Re: Shuttleworth Collection evening flying display

Now i'm really envious but still want to see more!
Looks like it was a great day.
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Phill D For This Useful Post:
Walti (1 Week Ago)
The Following User Liked This Post:
Walti (1 Week Ago)
  #3  
Old 1 Week Ago
Wally's Avatar
Wally Wally is offline
Full member
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Land of the Prince Bishops
Posts: 2,549
Thanks: 170
Thanked 903 Times in 543 Posts
Likes: 254
Liked 1,024 Times in 435 Posts
Re: Shuttleworth Collection evening flying display

The last two - those magnificent men in their flying machines' - are not something you normally see at an air show. They alone would have made the effort worthwhile.

Thanks for sharing and look forward to seeing more.
__________________
"Hey! If you're bored... come and talk to me. I'm from a different planet."

Wally and his Collie with our Oly bits & bobs

Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Wally For This Useful Post:
Walti (1 Week Ago)
The Following User Liked This Post:
Walti (1 Week Ago)
  #4  
Old 1 Week Ago
iso iso is offline
Full member
 
Join Date: Jul 2016
Location: Kent
Posts: 993
Thanks: 134
Thanked 64 Times in 63 Posts
Likes: 370
Liked 114 Times in 101 Posts
Re: Shuttleworth Collection evening flying display

Wonderful - more please, and can you remind me of the settings to get the props moving not stationery - Thanks
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to iso For This Useful Post:
Walti (1 Week Ago)
The Following User Liked This Post:
Walti (1 Week Ago)
  #5  
Old 1 Week Ago
Walti Walti is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Location: Cambridge
Posts: 1,106
Thanks: 157
Thanked 63 Times in 56 Posts
Likes: 95
Liked 467 Times in 194 Posts
Re: Shuttleworth Collection evening flying display

Quote:
Originally Posted by Wally View Post
The last two - those magnificent men in their flying machines' - are not something you normally see at an air show. They alone would have made the effort worthwhile.

Thanks for sharing and look forward to seeing more.
The two planes, the Avro and the Boxkite are the 1963 replicas manufactured for the film....

The third photo is the worlds oldest flying plane, it managed two "there and back" runs up the airstrip, flying up to 15' and for a few hundred yards each time.... they had to wait until nearly 10 before they flew it and the light was fading fast.... so this was the first run, the second I didn't get a decent photo from!

I can't remember if its a 1906 or 1909 plane, either way it's over 100 years old.... One viewer was singularly unimpressed by the flight, to which his wife (one assumes) said "when you're over a hundred I bet you couldn't even walk it!"
__________________
Olympus: Silver OM-D E-M1 MKi+HLD7, Black OM-D E-M1 MKii+HLD9, 14-150 f4-5.6 ED, 12-40mm f2.8 Pro, 60mm f2.8 Macro, 40-150 f2.8 Pro, 300mm f4 Pro, MC14TC, FL-LM2, FL-LM3, 2*FL-36R, FL-600R
Panasonic: 20mm f1.7
Nissin: Di466
Apple: 27" iMac, 13" MacBook Pro
Adobe: Creative Cloud
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 1 Week Ago
Walti Walti is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Location: Cambridge
Posts: 1,106
Thanks: 157
Thanked 63 Times in 56 Posts
Likes: 95
Liked 467 Times in 194 Posts
Re: Shuttleworth Collection evening flying display

Quote:
Originally Posted by iso View Post
Wonderful - more please, and can you remind me of the settings to get the props moving not stationery - Thanks
I didn't go the whole "Johnathan" route... I went for:

Shutter priority 1/320s(ish)
Auto ISO
Low silent (but forgot to change from 15 to 6 fps - part of the reason there's too many photos!)
Stabilisation ON (JS suggested OFF!)

EDIT:

And metering centre weighted

NB the BBMF Spit was at 1/500th, and the prop is only just blurred! I also have a few where they were taken at 1/125 and slower and the prop isn't visible.... so it's a fairly narrow window to get spot on.
__________________
Olympus: Silver OM-D E-M1 MKi+HLD7, Black OM-D E-M1 MKii+HLD9, 14-150 f4-5.6 ED, 12-40mm f2.8 Pro, 60mm f2.8 Macro, 40-150 f2.8 Pro, 300mm f4 Pro, MC14TC, FL-LM2, FL-LM3, 2*FL-36R, FL-600R
Panasonic: 20mm f1.7
Nissin: Di466
Apple: 27" iMac, 13" MacBook Pro
Adobe: Creative Cloud

Last edited by Walti; 1 Week Ago at 06:10 AM. Reason: Memory lapse!
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 1 Week Ago
Walti Walti is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Location: Cambridge
Posts: 1,106
Thanks: 157
Thanked 63 Times in 56 Posts
Likes: 95
Liked 467 Times in 194 Posts
Re: Shuttleworth Collection evening flying display

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, sans Lancaster - has it stopped flying?

They happened to be near so dropped in unexpectedly (well they phoned first!)



The three Shuttleworth Hurricanes (based there)



A glider, whose display was very unexpected!



Some Barnstorming



And a bit of wood with wings - again the display was fantastic!

__________________
Olympus: Silver OM-D E-M1 MKi+HLD7, Black OM-D E-M1 MKii+HLD9, 14-150 f4-5.6 ED, 12-40mm f2.8 Pro, 60mm f2.8 Macro, 40-150 f2.8 Pro, 300mm f4 Pro, MC14TC, FL-LM2, FL-LM3, 2*FL-36R, FL-600R
Panasonic: 20mm f1.7
Nissin: Di466
Apple: 27" iMac, 13" MacBook Pro
Adobe: Creative Cloud
Reply With Quote
The Following Users Liked This Post:
Hemlockwood (1 Week Ago), Ross the fiddler (6 Days Ago), rsh1960 (1 Week Ago), wornish (1 Week Ago)
  #8  
Old 1 Week Ago
OM USer's Avatar
OM USer OM USer is offline
Full member
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: London
Posts: 7,173
Thanks: 1,362
Thanked 1,038 Times in 996 Posts
Likes: 3,686
Liked 609 Times in 455 Posts
Re: Shuttleworth Collection evening flying display

Great shots but the last two from the first post are really the stars of the set.
__________________
Cameras: E-M5, E-PM2, OM40, OM4Ti
Lenses (M.Zuiko Digital): 7-14mm/F2.8, 12-40mm/F2.8, 40-150mm/F2.8+TC1.4x, 12-50mm/F3.5-6.3, 14-42mm/F3.5-5.6 EZ, 75-300mm/F4.8-6.7 Mk1, 12mm/F2, 17mm/F1.8
Lenses (OM Zuiko): 50mm/F1.2, 24mm/F2, 35mm/F2.8 shift
Lenses (OM Fit): Vivitar Series II 28-105mm/F2.8-3.8, Sigma 21-35mm/F3.4-4.2, Sigma 35-70mm/F2.8-4, Sigma 75-200mm/F2.8-3.5, Vivitar Series II 100-500mm/F5.6-8.0, Centon 500mm/F8 Mirror

Last edited by OM USer; 1 Week Ago at 08:47 PM. Reason: meant the two and not the first two. Doh!.
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to OM USer For This Useful Post:
Walti (1 Week Ago)
The Following User Liked This Post:
Walti (1 Week Ago)
  #9  
Old 1 Week Ago
Walti Walti is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Location: Cambridge
Posts: 1,106
Thanks: 157
Thanked 63 Times in 56 Posts
Likes: 95
Liked 467 Times in 194 Posts
Re: Shuttleworth Collection evening flying display

Quote:
Originally Posted by OM USer View Post
Great shots but the last two from the first post are really the stars of the set.
I must admit to being most satisfied with the Piper PA-18 Super Cub going under the bunting!

The Edwardian planes are very much the stars at any Shuttleworth display, especially when they get so many of them in the air.

There are also a stack of inter-war "light planes" that they fly whenever they can and they flew most of them on Saturday. I will add another set of photos later!
__________________
Olympus: Silver OM-D E-M1 MKi+HLD7, Black OM-D E-M1 MKii+HLD9, 14-150 f4-5.6 ED, 12-40mm f2.8 Pro, 60mm f2.8 Macro, 40-150 f2.8 Pro, 300mm f4 Pro, MC14TC, FL-LM2, FL-LM3, 2*FL-36R, FL-600R
Panasonic: 20mm f1.7
Nissin: Di466
Apple: 27" iMac, 13" MacBook Pro
Adobe: Creative Cloud

Last edited by Walti; 1 Week Ago at 08:32 AM. Reason: The quote got edited so my reply didn't make any sense (not that does now)
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 1 Week Ago
Beagletorque's Avatar
Beagletorque Beagletorque is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: England
Posts: 4,440
Thanks: 850
Thanked 644 Times in 588 Posts
Likes: 940
Liked 2,436 Times in 924 Posts
Re: Shuttleworth Collection evening flying display

Great set Walti, I knew I should have been somewhere!
__________________
Missed a Cuba Post? Catch up here!
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Beagletorque For This Useful Post:
Walti (1 Week Ago)
The Following User Liked This Post:
Walti (1 Week Ago)
  #11  
Old 1 Week Ago
Walti Walti is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Location: Cambridge
Posts: 1,106
Thanks: 157
Thanked 63 Times in 56 Posts
Likes: 95
Liked 467 Times in 194 Posts
Re: Shuttleworth Collection evening flying display

A couple more for tonight!







__________________
Olympus: Silver OM-D E-M1 MKi+HLD7, Black OM-D E-M1 MKii+HLD9, 14-150 f4-5.6 ED, 12-40mm f2.8 Pro, 60mm f2.8 Macro, 40-150 f2.8 Pro, 300mm f4 Pro, MC14TC, FL-LM2, FL-LM3, 2*FL-36R, FL-600R
Panasonic: 20mm f1.7
Nissin: Di466
Apple: 27" iMac, 13" MacBook Pro
Adobe: Creative Cloud
Reply With Quote
The Following Users Liked This Post:
drmarkf (1 Week Ago), Ross the fiddler (6 Days Ago), rsh1960 (1 Week Ago), wornish (1 Week Ago)
  #12  
Old 1 Week Ago
Walti Walti is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Location: Cambridge
Posts: 1,106
Thanks: 157
Thanked 63 Times in 56 Posts
Likes: 95
Liked 467 Times in 194 Posts
Re: Shuttleworth Collection evening flying display

A LOT more photos:

























The flight-line walk around, before the "crowds"



The massive crowds...





They even have appropriate bus rides available...

__________________
Olympus: Silver OM-D E-M1 MKi+HLD7, Black OM-D E-M1 MKii+HLD9, 14-150 f4-5.6 ED, 12-40mm f2.8 Pro, 60mm f2.8 Macro, 40-150 f2.8 Pro, 300mm f4 Pro, MC14TC, FL-LM2, FL-LM3, 2*FL-36R, FL-600R
Panasonic: 20mm f1.7
Nissin: Di466
Apple: 27" iMac, 13" MacBook Pro
Adobe: Creative Cloud
Reply With Quote
The Following Users Liked This Post:
Beagletorque (1 Week Ago), Hemlockwood (1 Week Ago), Ross the fiddler (6 Days Ago)
  #13  
Old 1 Week Ago
MJ224's Avatar
MJ224 MJ224 is offline
Full member
 
Join Date: May 2016
Location: Carmarthenshire
Posts: 1,641
Thanks: 91
Thanked 67 Times in 66 Posts
Likes: 722
Liked 322 Times in 165 Posts
Re: Shuttleworth Collection evening flying display

An amazing set of photos. Your techniques combined with the excellent mk2 proved to be well up to scratch.

Well done.

__________________
www.tangawonders.com
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to MJ224 For This Useful Post:
Walti (1 Week Ago)
The Following User Liked This Post:
Walti (1 Week Ago)
  #14  
Old 1 Week Ago
Ricoh Ricoh is offline
Full member
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Lancashire
Posts: 3,438
Thanks: 382
Thanked 294 Times in 264 Posts
Likes: 443
Liked 916 Times in 553 Posts
Re: Shuttleworth Collection evening flying display

Excellent set of images.
__________________
Steve

on flickr
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Ricoh For This Useful Post:
Walti (1 Week Ago)
The Following User Liked This Post:
Walti (1 Week Ago)
  #15  
Old 1 Week Ago
Walti Walti is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Location: Cambridge
Posts: 1,106
Thanks: 157
Thanked 63 Times in 56 Posts
Likes: 95
Liked 467 Times in 194 Posts
Re: Shuttleworth Collection evening flying display

Quote:
Originally Posted by MJ224 View Post
An amazing set of photos. Your techniques combined with the excellent mk2 proved to be well up to scratch.

Well done.

Mrs Walti was using the MKi with the 14-150 lens and she managed some very good photos too! The lens performed better than I expected and she only had a few focus issues (due to not keeping the subject in the focus guides) the excellent conditions made for excellent photos!

EDIT:

Just had another look at hers and some of them are better than mine due to the in camera JPEG processing giving better skies! May move to JPEG and in-camera processing - it looks to give results that are every bit as good as the RAW and post processing I've been doing, without any faff!
__________________
Olympus: Silver OM-D E-M1 MKi+HLD7, Black OM-D E-M1 MKii+HLD9, 14-150 f4-5.6 ED, 12-40mm f2.8 Pro, 60mm f2.8 Macro, 40-150 f2.8 Pro, 300mm f4 Pro, MC14TC, FL-LM2, FL-LM3, 2*FL-36R, FL-600R
Panasonic: 20mm f1.7
Nissin: Di466
Apple: 27" iMac, 13" MacBook Pro
Adobe: Creative Cloud
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Nik Collection Ricoh Software 18 26th July 2015 09:57 PM
This evening's Olympus at Glastonbury opening evening Ian Announcements 2 7th August 2014 09:22 PM
McGillicuddy evening at John Lewis, Kingston, this Thursday evening Ian Events 1 7th March 2014 09:09 AM
The Shuttleworth Collection Adam Easton Foto Fair 7 21st March 2012 11:39 AM
Local fireworks display earlier this evening Ian Foto Fair 13 10th November 2009 10:05 PM


All times are GMT. The time now is 03:28 AM.


The Write Technology Ltd, 2007-2015, All rights reservedAd Management plugin by RedTyger