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Offline pete cain

New York departure photos
« on: Feb 14, 2013, 05:32 PM »
  Apologies in advance if these photos have been posted previously (Mods do your stuff), I'vecertainly never seen  them, New York various I'd call them,hope anybody looking enjoys. Page down list on l h s of screen, to qe2 if not taken there by this link.

   http://www.shipshooter.com/#/qe2/20080114_cunard_0065-1
« Last Edit: Feb 15, 2013, 07:02 AM by Isabelle Prondzynski »

Online Isabelle Prondzynski

Re: New York departures
« Reply #1 on: Feb 14, 2013, 08:34 PM »
Thank you for the link, which took me straight there!

Great photos :) ...

Now, who is Jonathan Atkin? Is he a Cunard photographer? Some of the pictures look remarkably similar to official photographs I have seen, and they look as though taken from a helicopter.

Offline Graham Taylor

New York departures
« Reply #2 on: Feb 15, 2013, 01:11 AM »
Thank you for the link, which took me straight there!

Great photos :) ...

Now, who is Jonathan Atkin? Is he a Cunard photographer? Some of the pictures look remarkably similar to official photographs I have seen, and they look as though taken from a helicopter.

There is a page on Jonathan's site dedicated to who he is here:

http://www.shipshooter.com/#/about-jonathan-

It would suggest that he has taken these photos on behalf of a client, be that Cunard or NY Port Authority.
« Last Edit: Feb 15, 2013, 01:14 AM by Graham Taylor »
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Re: New York departure photos
« Reply #3 on: Feb 17, 2013, 08:14 PM »
This was one of two helicopters that followed us..
I suspect he was in this one..it got closest to us .This particular view they paused there, no doubt taking in the spectacular and rare view of QE2. For what its worth I had my pride flag hanging over the edge...
From the moment you first glimpsed the Queen,
 you just knew you were in for a very special time ahead.!

 

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