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Subject: [Leica] Today's Airport Visit
From: cummer at (H&ECummer)
Date: Mon, 16 Mar 2015 08:57:27 +0800
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Hi Jim,
Really nice to see you back visiting the airport. Enjoyed the shots - thanks 
for posting.
More please.

Date: Sun, 15 Mar 2015 14:12:54 -0500
From: Jim Nichols <jhnichols at>
To: "LUG at" <lug at>, Olympus Camera
        Discussion <olympus at>
Subject: [Leica] Today's Airport Visit

I visited the local airport on the first decent day we have had all 
week.  The Jumpers were out, taking advantage of the nice day, and a 
couple of other airplanes caught my eye.

The jumpers pack their gear with care.

The jump aircraft was a Cessna Caravan, the best choice I have seen for 
this purpose.

I was able to get a couple of images of tandem jumpers completing their 
All of the jumpers were very enthusiastic after landing.

There were also a couple of other nice aircraft sitting in the sun.
A Beech T-34 in Marine Corps colors.

A Cirrus SR-22, a very nice cross-country aircraft.

Fuji X-E1 and Olympus E-510 with Leica Telyt-R 250/4

Comments and critiques welcomed.

Jim Nichols
Tullahoma, TN USA

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