Canadian Snow Birds are coming.

Started Jun 23, 2009 | Discussions thread
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Canadian Snow Birds are coming.
Jun 23, 2009

I have an opportunity arising. The Canadian Snowbird (synchronized jet show) is coming to my hometown. Primarily most of the show will be taking place over a lake, safety a concern I guess.

I have been invited to a house on Lake where one of the members of the snowbirds "mother" will be with us. I do believe we are going to get buzzed. ???

Looking for some advice as to how I should Be prepare for this.

I believe I should use my AF-S VR 70-300mm lens (other lens that I have is 18-105mm Vr and a 50mm 1.8)

ISO at what? (200-640)
Shutter speed at what? (fast as possible)
Aperture I think I should have F 11? (sweet spot)

do I use a circular polarized filter?

It's supposed to be a very sunny day.....

I've done things like this and wrote it off as a learning situation and I can always go back and do it again if I get it wrong. I don't think I will get a second chance to do this. I need to be right the first time!

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Nikon D90 ,AF-S VR 70-300 G IF-ED,
AF-S DX 18-105 G ED VR,
SB 800
Scansoft Dragon Naturally Speaking.

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