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Uploaded: December 24, 2020 | Entered: December 24, 2020 03:13:13


Flight Test has taken me to many areas around the globe. The test profile for our air vehicle required a very cold climate; so we headed North - Way up North! Upon arrival we noticed many signs of flying reindeer throughout the test zone and that is when we started to believe that the Big Guy in the Red Suit was also preparing the sleigh for Christmas Eve - While Santa was checking all systems to ensure that he was ready to fly on the 24th I was able to get one quick image on that night as he passed by.... His signature "Ho-Ho-Ho" confirmed it really was Santa himself!

Merry Christmas!

Exif: Camera: Canon Canon EOS 50D; Shutter Speed: 1/1000; Aperture: f/4.5; ISO: 400; Orientation: 1; Date: 2020:12:23 17:45:58


Leslie McLain level-classic December 24, 2020

Beautiful Christmas capture, Jeff. #1753112

Bob D. Hall level-classic December 24, 2020

I love the picture and the back story, Jeff! Have a blessed Christmas! #11860583

Gail Sullivan level-classic December 24, 2020

Wonderful image and story, Jeff. Merry Christmas! #11860599

Oscar J. Pung level-classic December 24, 2020

Gosh, you were lucky to see Santa heading off to make his deliveries! Wonderful, creative photo and story. Merry Christmas. #11860617

Terry Korpela level-deluxe December 24, 2020

Nicely Done Jeff! #11860640

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic December 24, 2020

Wonderful capture and story Jeff! #11860666

Rudi Reiner level-classic December 24, 2020

Very cool aviation capture, great timing Jeff! #11860702

Elias A. Tyligadas level-deluxe December 24, 2020

Outstanding seasonal capture and a very nice story, Jeff! #11860742

Janet Criswell level-deluxe December 24, 2020

Great image and text, Jeff! #11860766

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe December 25, 2020

Thanks Everyone! #11860805

Adilson F. Ferreira level-classic December 26, 2020

Fantastic capture, Jeff! #11861145

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe December 27, 2020

Thanks Adilson! #11861291

Joannie Bertucci level-classic January 30, 2021

You and Santa came through on this one Jeff! :-) Congrats on your finalist! #11871907

Terry Cervi level-classic January 31, 2021

Congrats on your awesome win, Jeff! #11872190

Rudi Reiner level-classic January 31, 2021

Congratulations on your gold Jeff, great aviation shot! #11872238

Terry Korpela level-deluxe February 01, 2021

Congratulations Jeff! #11872285

Elias A. Tyligadas level-deluxe February 01, 2021

Congratulations on your awesome gold win, Jeff! #11872290

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic February 01, 2021

Congratulations on your amazing winner, Jeff! #11872305

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe February 01, 2021

Beautiful winner. Congratulations! #11872367

Martha R. Mazon level-classic February 01, 2021

What an unusual and whimsical image, Jeff! Delightful. Congratulations on the win! #11872499

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe February 01, 2021

Fantastic Gold winner! Congratulations! ccc #11872515

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe February 01, 2021

Thanks Everyone - With a degree in aerospace I am always looking towards the sky - Just a fun image for Christmas Eve and it brought home some gold! #11872525

Janet Criswell level-deluxe February 01, 2021

Congratulations on your well-deserved Gold winner, Jeff! #11872548

Gerda Grice level-deluxe February 01, 2021

Beautiful image, Jeff! Many congratulations on your win! #11872587

Claudia Kuhn level-classic February 01, 2021

Congrats on your win, Jeff. #11872617

G. Margaret Hennes level-classic February 01, 2021

What a fun image and story! Congrats on your win Jeff! #11872724

Adilson F. Ferreira level-classic February 01, 2021

Congratulations on your wonderful win, Jeff! #11872755

Bob D. Hall level-classic February 01, 2021

Wonderful win, Jeff!! Great big congrats!! #11872874

LJ Corliss level-classic February 01, 2021

Congratulations on your wonderful win :) #11872920

Oscar J. Pung level-classic February 02, 2021

Congratulations Jeff. Thanks for the chuckle! #11873013

Bojan Bencic level-classic February 02, 2021

Great one, Jeff. Congratulations! #11873097

Christine Greenspan level-deluxe February 03, 2021

Fabulous, Jeff! Big congrats! Love the story! #11873491

Joannie Bertucci level-classic February 04, 2021

Congrats on your gold badge win Jeff! :-) #11873689

Gail Sullivan level-classic February 05, 2021

Congrats, Jeff! #11874138

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe February 09, 2021

Thank You! #11875074

Jacquie Palazzolo level-deluxe September 21, 2021

This is a delightful photo! Love the info too. Congrats on your POTD! #11929058

Nancy L. Green level-classic September 21, 2021

How fun is this Jeff, looks like he is well on his way at warp speed!! << #11929059

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe September 21, 2021

How did I miss this amazing shot?! Fantastic work, Jeff!! Congratulations on your double Gold!! And thanks for the very interesting info. #11929060

Gerda Grice level-deluxe September 21, 2021

Great capture and fun description, Jeff! Many congratulations on your wins with it! #11929061

LJ Corliss level-classic September 21, 2021

Congrats on POTD :) #11929062

Terry Korpela level-deluxe September 21, 2021

Congratulations on your POTD Jeff!! #11929063

Janet Criswell level-deluxe September 21, 2021

Congrats on this great POTD, Jeff! #11929067

Janet McNeil level-classic September 21, 2021

Great photo! Congrats on POTD! #11929081

Bob D. Hall level-classic September 21, 2021

Outstanding photo and very imaginative story, Jeff! My BFF is a retired AF MSGT and he spent many years in Alaska. Lots of great stories! #11929090

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic September 21, 2021

Really lovely capture! Congratulations on your well deserved Gold and POTD! #11929101

Su Sana E. P level-classic September 22, 2021

Great image and wonderful story!! Congratulations on your POTD, Jeff!! #11929171

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe September 22, 2021

Thanks Everyone Very Much! #11929194

Carol Quina level-classic September 22, 2021

Congratulations on your POTD for this fun capture & story. #11929236

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe September 25, 2021

Thank You Carol! #11929998

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