Helicopters....Flying or Not.

Challenge #19 in the A bit of everything series. Hosted by udaman.
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Stormy takeoff
by SEToien
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The daily commuter helicopter at Varoy, Lofoten, has just taken off heading to Bodo. A stormy day, forcing the crew to keep rotors runninng thrusting downwards while on the gorund.
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Submitted: Tuesday, 1st September, 2009 17:51 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 24th October, 2008
Focal length: 16 mm
Shutter speed: 1/200 sec
Aperture: F5
ISO: 100
Notes: Developed in Lightroom, with some contrastenhancement. Sharpened in GIMP
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