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Miss Demeanor

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 15 August 2013 in Transportation and Portfolio.

This Hawker Hunter has flown at the Sunderland International Air show two or three times now, it's a subsonic jet but still fast enough and powerful enough to announce its arrival from a few miles away!

The very distinctive paint job makes for a very good picture, I had one shot where the pilot had the cockpit opened and was waving to the crowds below just like this one from two years ago, but I preferred the full bodywork in this shot.

PENTAX K100D 1/1500 second F/6.7 ISO 200 390 mm (35mm equiv.)

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ursulakatariina from Ed, Sweden

Nice one. Great colours.

15 Aug 2013 5:16am

Emma G from Auckland, New Zealand

wow that is a colourful aircraft - a great shot! Your image shows off the detail really well....

15 Aug 2013 5:21am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

It is fine.

15 Aug 2013 5:24am

PATRICK from miramas, France

excellent 5****

15 Aug 2013 5:28am

Devi from Chennai, India

Fantastic capture !!!

15 Aug 2013 5:38am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Superb capture Curly

15 Aug 2013 5:47am

Mooie from Vancouver, Canada

Oh yeah, the paint job totally makes for a great capture, nice one!

15 Aug 2013 6:15am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Subsonic rainbow - lovely

15 Aug 2013 7:31am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Beautiful colors on this one !

15 Aug 2013 8:00am

Calusarus from Drome des collines, France

A beautiful rainbow plane. Cheers for this capture

15 Aug 2013 9:56am

Gemma Wiseman from Melbourne, Australia

Bold and beautiful colours. Almost like a flag in the sky.

15 Aug 2013 10:20am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Right on target :)

15 Aug 2013 10:26am

Anthony Morgan Lambert from Bielefeld (Old West Wales Boy), Germany

I sat in the Cockpit of a Hawker Hunter as a Young lad at the RAF Brawdy air day in Pembrokeshire back in the late 70´s/early 80´s.It certainly didn´t have this colour scheme back in it´s RAF days.Nice one..

15 Aug 2013 11:16am

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Interesting words here Curly! and an excellent image at the right time! A hug, Adela

15 Aug 2013 11:46am

digitalCG from Manchester, United Kingdom

Classic 60's jet and a stunning paint scheme, this was also at Blackpool Air Show last weekend and the pilot certainly gave it the beans.

15 Aug 2013 12:15pm

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Sharp as it can be, great capture

15 Aug 2013 12:26pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Gorgeous colours in this shot Curly! Nicely captured! ;-)

15 Aug 2013 12:46pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Splendide shot, superbe "acrobatie" de l'avion. Bonne journée.

15 Aug 2013 1:26pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

I've seen that very plane. It's called "Miss Demeanor" after a comment made by the restorers wife!

15 Aug 2013 3:04pm

PRASHANT from Mumbai, India

Very colorful..

15 Aug 2013 4:40pm

Linerberry from Herne Bay, United Kingdom

"WOOOOOSH" is what springs to mind! Super shot

15 Aug 2013 4:59pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Vibrant color against that blue sky.

15 Aug 2013 5:17pm

BiLL from Belfast, United Kingdom

I'm not sure the new camouflage pattern will work!

15 Aug 2013 5:24pm

Shar from Pilot Butte near Regina, SK, Canada

Lovely paint job photgraphed grandly!

15 Aug 2013 5:49pm

The Mouse from Glasgow, United Kingdom

Nice paint job, and a beauty of a plane.

15 Aug 2013 7:40pm

Reinald Van De Walle from Vigo, Spain

An original painting design! The pilot will be happy to be the center of the bull´s eyes....for the shots, ;-))

Curly, my photo from today is to show you the apse from the Avila´s cathedral as part of the city wall. Greetings http://reinaldvandewalle.aminus3.com/image/2013-08-15.html

15 Aug 2013 8:19pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Great paint job.

15 Aug 2013 9:16pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Incredible detail captured in this shot from so far away!! Its colors stand out beautifully against the sky!! I love the title.

15 Aug 2013 10:14pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

I like this shot than the other one you had referenced, from an earlier post.

15 Aug 2013 11:13pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

I like this one also. That paint job is just fantastic!

16 Aug 2013 12:52am

L'angevine from Angers, France

oh comme un passage d'arc en ciel

16 Aug 2013 6:45am

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice!
so beautiful colors!
Wonderful!

16 Aug 2013 6:08pm

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Very nice capture.

17 Aug 2013 2:35am

Abena from Illinois, United States

Awesome shot that is!! The color is great too!

18 Aug 2013 8:44pm

StarCosmosBleu from Bedford.Qc, Canada

Awesome colours......

22 Aug 2013 4:20pm

PENTAX K100D
1/1500 second
F/6.7
ISO 200
390 mm (35mm equiv.)

colour
sunderland
air-show