Monday, October 20, 2014

Air Show Race

I wanted to share a few more pics from the air show we caught; this was a race set up by Geico between their monster racing speed boat and two of their stunt bomber planes:

The race took place right in front of us, a couple hundred feet out in the water, and it was incredible to be that close. We decided to move closer:

Both planes and the boat were moving very fast, so I basically pointed the camera, prayed, and clicked.

This was probably the best shot of the day -- not perfect or centered or anything other than strictly amateur, but it gives you an true idea of how close we were. Also, while I think the announcer called it a tie, I'm pretty sure the boat won. :)

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