Weight and Stuff Report – 14 August 2012

How exciting! Down again today.

Two pictures today, showing the Royal Navy’s Black Cats helicopter display team at the Sunderland air show last month. Here’s a reasonably close view of one of them:

Black Cat

Black Cat

Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Aperture: ƒ/8
Shutter speed: 1/2000s
Focal length: 400mm
ISO: 400
Taken: 21 July, 2012

And here’s the pair, getting quite close to each other. This does require a lot of skill, what with the great big whirling rotor things…

Two Black Cats

Two Black Cats

Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Aperture: ƒ/8
Shutter speed: 1/1600s
Focal length: 301mm
ISO: 400
Taken: 21 July, 2012