Meteor T.7 debut take-off by Colin Smedley

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This two-seat trainer version of the 1940s Gloster Meteor jet fighter is the oldest airworthy British jet aircraft. It’s seen taking off at Duxford for it’s first public display after being completely restored.

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My real name is Colin but most people know me as Oscar. I took my first photos in the early 1950s and my favorite subjects are aircraft, natural history, trucks and traction engines. I use Canon EOS cameras and a mix of Canon and Sigma lenses. My website URL is

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  • Edward Denyer
    Edward Denyerover 2 years ago

    Excellent Image Colin. – Ted

  • Thanks Ted. I was lucky again, if the sun had come out the heat ripples wouldn’t have been so clear.

    – Colin Smedley

  • Colin J Williams Photography
    Colin J Willia...over 2 years ago

    This is superb work !! – Colin

  • Thanks Colin.

    – Colin Smedley

  • Jasna
    Jasnaover 2 years ago

    Fantastic image Colin!

  • Thanks for that Jasna.

    – Colin Smedley

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