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Canon 60D, taken at Wings Over Houston Airshow, Houston, Texas, USA. F/A 18E Hornet. This jet is travelling so fast the water in the air compresses around the plane. Makes for a nice effect.

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  • Glenn Cecero
    Glenn Ceceroalmost 3 years ago

    Astounding, great image!

  • thank glenn, i got lucky on this one, i’ll take it

    – SuddenJim

  • Manon Boily
    Manon Boilyalmost 3 years ago

    wow! great shot!… and I had the chance few years ago to sit in the pilot seat… on the ground but I was so lucky anyway ;)

  • was in the marines for eight years and rode in a few myself, thanks manon, appreciate it

    – SuddenJim

  • Dean Cunningham
    Dean Cunninghamalmost 3 years ago

    wow – amazing work !

  • thank you dean

    – SuddenJim

  • BigD
    BigDalmost 3 years ago

  • thank you much

    – SuddenJim

  • Nigel Donald
    Nigel Donaldalmost 3 years ago

    Well captured

  • thank you nigel

    – SuddenJim

  • Maree Cardinale
    Maree Cardinalealmost 3 years ago

    October 19th, 2011

  • many thanks maree

    – SuddenJim

  • Rene Hales
    Rene Halesalmost 3 years ago

  • fotopro
    fotoproalmost 3 years ago

    great capture Jim, that water vapour gives a very sureal image.

  • many thanks

    – SuddenJim

  • Edward Denyer
    Edward Denyeralmost 3 years ago

    Good one Jim. – Ted

  • thank you ed

    – SuddenJim

  • deborah zaragoza
    deborah zaragozaover 2 years ago

    Excellent Image! 03/12/2012
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  • thanks deb

    – SuddenJim

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