Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
  #1
Film scans from 1993: Air force Reserve C5 Galaxy
Lens: Takumar 28-80 Camera: K 1000 
Posted By: ismaelg, 09-02-2010, 07:25 PM

Hi,

More practice scanning negatives. From the same air show in 1993 as the F16 I posted earlier. A tiny little aircraft
I'm still learning the process of scanning, but I think it is presentable now. Still not 100% satisfied but that will always push me to get better.

Air force Reserve C5 Galaxy

"Invasión Aerea '93" Air Show




The vigneting effect was caused by a big rubber hood that interfered with the widest range of the zoom lens Hey, I was a real newbie











Pentax K1000
Takumar 28-80mm
Kodak Gold 100

Thanks,
Views: 5,924
09-02-2010, 08:08 PM   #2
Administrator
Site Webmaster
Adam's Avatar

Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Arizona
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 49,943
Another great series of gems- was that C5 still in working condition? Seems like something is missing some the inside (or maybe I've just never seen one with both ends open!

Adam
PentaxForums.com Webmaster (Site Usage Guide | Site Help | My Photography)



PentaxForums.com server and development costs are user-supported. You can help cover these costs by donating. Or, buy your photo gear from our affiliates, Adorama, B&H Photo, KEH, or Topaz Labs, and get FREE Marketplace access - click here to see how! Trusted Pentax retailers:

09-02-2010, 08:42 PM   #3
Senior Member
bigdog104's Avatar

Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: South Carolina
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 289
QuoteOriginally posted by Adam Quote
Another great series of gems- was that C5 still in working condition? Seems like something is missing some the inside (or maybe I've just never seen one with both ends open!
Opening both ends allowed cargo to be loaded and unloaded faster. When parked, the landing gear "kneeled down" to make it easier to drive on and off, that's why it looks so low to the ground.

Great scans, I had forgotten how big this beast was. Thanks for sharing.
09-02-2010, 08:42 PM   #4
Veteran Member
EyeSpy's Avatar

Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Arizona
Photos: Albums
Posts: 663
Very impressive bird. I think you could have a football game in there. Ismael Your scanner works it out. Thanks for posting.

I thought the same thing Adam. You can see the cockpit a bit more on the next to last scan.

09-02-2010, 08:47 PM   #5
Pentaxian
goddo31's Avatar

Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Perth, Western Australia
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 2,574
Nice shots of that massive plane. Film scans look pretty good too
09-03-2010, 04:41 AM   #6
Loyal Site Supporter
Loyal Site Supporter
ismaelg's Avatar

Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Puerto Rico
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 1,983
Original Poster
Thank you all!
Adam, it was an active operational aircraft.
Maybe they removed some stuff for safety, knowing that a lot of curious people were going to get inside.

Thanks!

Last edited by ismaelg; 09-03-2010 at 05:50 AM.
09-03-2010, 05:43 AM   #7
Veteran Member




Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Ferguson, Mo.
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 1,348
Looks pretty good for a "newby", Ismael,
3rd shot really shows size of that thing,
Scans look very good, I need to sit down and do same.
Bill
Reply

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
air, c5, camera, film scans, force, galaxy, photo, reserve
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Machinery Film scans from 1993: Air National Guard F16 ismaelg Post Your Photos! 2 09-02-2010 02:39 PM
Misc Air Force One MPrince Post Your Photos! 4 07-27-2010 02:53 PM
Argentinian Air Force Air Show Andres Post Your Photos! 5 05-08-2009 06:44 PM
Air Force Museum Raylonn Post Your Photos! 2 03-13-2009 07:00 PM
Air Force One CaymanImaging Post Your Photos! 3 02-20-2009 08:38 AM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:22 AM. | See also: NikonForums.com, CanonForums.com part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
register
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]
Top