November 12, 2012
A couple months back I was itching to find a unique subject to shoot with my new camera, a Canon 60D. With any new camera there is a learning curve so I have been shooting airplanes, cars, scenery and my niece and nephews soccer games! So one Saturday morning I flew the 170 up to KGLE, Gainesville, Texas airport to photograph the Carvair, N89FA. This modified DC-4/C-54 has seen the world from the air but now lives on the quiet ramp in Gainesville. The dry grass and blue skies made for a worn and tired setting for this vintage ship.
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