Republic P-47D Thunderbolt
Made the now-traditional Christmas trip with my father-in-law to the National Air and Space Museum's Udvar-Hazy Center a few days ago. Here's the first, more to follow. Developed three exposures from a single RAW and processed them in Luminance HDR. Then finished in Topaz Adjust 5 and OnOne Perfect Effects 4 Free.
Blue Angel Blue and Gold (Draft)
The aircraft of the Navy’s flight demonstration team, the Blue Angels, have been painted overall blue with yellow markings, blue and gold being traditional Navy colors, since their first air show in 1946. But what color blue, much less yellow/gold. As anybody who has spent much time on or by the ocean can attest, the color of the sea appears to be different shades of blue from time to time. This is also the case with Blue Angel blue… Note: The FS in FS 595 stands for Federal Standard. It was…