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The subject of this challenge is the runway lighting: Approach Lights, Runway Threshold/End, Edge and Centreline Lights. To add to the composition, aircraft might be present on the runway but it is not mandatory.
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Friday, 21st September, 2012 (GMT)
Friday, 28th September, 2012 – Thursday, 4th October, 2012 (GMT)
Friday, 5th October, 2012 – Thursday, 11th October, 2012 (GMT)
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A Southwest Airline's Boeing 737 floats to the tarmac at San Diego International Airport (SAN). Just after taking this photo, I had to duck behind a concrete wall to avoid the jetwash from the plane's engines. Typically it lasts anywhere from 15 to 20 seconds, but if a pilot is making a last minute correction it can last up to 45-seconds or longer.
|Submitted:||Thursday, 4th October, 2012 07:19 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Thursday, 16th August, 2012|
|Focal length:||98 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/40 sec|
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