Posts with tag: "Cessna"
Fort Worth at 12,000ft
Thursday, February 13, 2014
Fort Worth at 12,000ft

 In late 2013 we got a call from the City of Fort Worth, Texas asking about providing vertical photography of the Spinks Airport and Meacham Airport. While we've shot numerous vertical images in the past, they've always been relatively small/contained properties. But in this case, both airports would require a field of view of more than 13,000ft x 8,000ft...something our equipment couldn't handle. What to do?After running the numbers and making a few phone calls, we paired up with a local company which operates a commercial Cessna T210 Centurion, which sports a retractable landing gear, no wing strut, and a big engine. This new aircraft would allow us a wonderful field of view and ...

Friday Night Lights - Castleberry
Monday, September 16, 2013
Fort Worth at 12,000ft

This year, we kicked off our Friday Night Lights aerial photography with a great local school, Castleberry High School, located in River Oaks, Texas on the northwest side of Fort Worth. Athletic Director Lenny Lasher called and said that the Lions' had recently finished a complete rennovation of their WO Barnes Football Stadium and wanted a new set of aerial photos taken. In 2011 we provided a set of aerials of their previous stadium, so this would be a great opportunity to showcase & compare the old & the new!Our fly date was set for the Homecoming gave on September 13, 2013. Ideally, we want to photograph the stadiums around mid-second quarter to allow as many fans to be seated as ...

Sunnyvale - Real Estate
Wednesday, June 05, 2013
Fort Worth at 12,000ft

June started off with a local photo flight for Realtor Angela Downes of Virginia Cook Realtors. Virginia Cook folks have always been top notch people to work with and I can highly recommend their services.For this flight, we were commissioned to fly east to Sunnyvale, Texas (just east of Dallas and west of Mesquite) to photograph a beautiful 16 acre property nestled amongst sprawling green fields & timber. The property features a lake, several barnes, and a magnificent home.On fly day we were greeted by blue skies and visibility that was unbelivably clear, though it was a bit warm and bump at altitude.We navigated to the site using a combination of our maps & our new Foreflight ...