Riverfire "Dump & Burn"

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Riverfire "Dump & Burn"

Tarun Bose September 17, 2006

Fantastic panoramic view. Beautifully captured. Well done John. #523663

Donna Roberts September 17, 2006

John, I do hope the rumour that this was the last time we see the F1-11's appear at SkyFire aren't true.
We had the view from Morningside and watched them come in over Brisbane from Mt Gravatt.....an awesome sight.
This is a fantastic capture - wish I had managed one this brilliant......
:-) Donna
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Melissa G. Meiselman September 17, 2006

WOW..dazzling lighting effects in this fantastic panorama, John!!! #3321335

John D. Quixley September 17, 2006

Thanks to you all for your kind remarks. Donna, I hadn't heard that rumour. I have shot this event last year from Hamilton and had planned a different location every year. Next year in the city??
John #3321619

Donna Roberts September 18, 2006

Good, perhaps it is just a rumour afterall.
I attempted to get shots from the city twice (Riparian and also Riverside Place) but it is too close to the action.
I am planning on Bulimba/ New Farm reach of the river.
:-)
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Description

Two F-111's perform a Dump & Burn at the "Riverfire" fireworks spectacular as viewed from Mt Coot-tha Scenic lookout. Riverfire is an annual event in Brisbane Australia. 19 second exposure @f8 ISO100 17-40 f4L

Uploaded on September 17, 2006


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