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P-51D Mustang: The reason I bought the DA* 60-250mm
Posted By: kcmadr, 08-09-2009, 12:14 AM

I bought the DA* 60-250mm to replace my aging 80-320mm and so far it's done everything I wanted which is make my pictures look a lot better!!! See my gallery photos for technical details of the shot.

This plane is extremely elegant.


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08-09-2009, 01:38 AM   #2
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A prime example of a stellar lens


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Love that plane! Great shot.

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Nice capture.

Very nice aircraft. Almost as cool as a Spitfire.

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Love the Mustang as well. Nice shot.
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Brrrrrrrilliant capture!
I think you have a keeper of a lens there!
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Sweet shot!

I love WWII aircraft...
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Great shot

I love the old planes too.

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such a great capture.

Congrats
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i can hear the roar of that merling... excellent....
boy, i'd love to grab a 60-250!!!
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Thanks for the comments.

Here's a shot of both planes they were flying that day: (See my gallery for technical details of the photo)

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Nice image.
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'merlin, not merling', duh.......
thanks for the hurricane shot.... the ugly sister of the spitfire tandem... but the backbone of the raf during the battle of britain....
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Wonderful images Mike. Love the old warbirds!

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Nice shots! I've got my eye on the DA 55-300mm. I like to do a lot of Boat, and Auto Racing with the occasional Warbird thrown in when they show up in my area. I did get some the other day when 4 WWII warbirds showed up in South Dayton. They had a B-17G, B-24J, F4U Corsair, and a TP-51C. I did manage a few good shots. Still working on the aeriel stuff though.
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