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Boeing 757-200 (N942FD) - "Kylie" (N942FD) climbs up toward a before-sunup advection fog cloud that is thick enough to keep the golden hour dawn light from penetrating down to the Truckee Meadows.
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Boeing 757-200 (N942FD)

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"Kylie" (N942FD) climbs up toward a before-sunup advection fog cloud that is thick enough to keep the golden hour dawn light from penetrating down to the Truckee Meadows.

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Darryl Sarno
Breathtaking shot Gary!
Gary SchenauerPhoto Uploader
Thanx, Darryl. I'll admit; I was steamed (pun intended - lol) when I saw all that fog forming about halfway up the Sierra Nevada. The dawn light was getting brighter and I expected to get some beautiful light on the snow, on Kylie, and on a UPS that was leaving behind her. But the fog formed quickly and the dawn colors went to a bluish-purple. I took the shots anyway but I figured I'd end up trashing all of them. But when I got to view them, old Kylie here stood out quite nicely against that background. Just goes to prove something I always tell my aviation photo students: Even if a photo looks like garbage on the camera screen, NEVER delete ANY picture until you can get it home and view it on a bigger screen. Even a photo that is obviously blurry on the camera screen will teach you how to take better photos if you keep it long enough to examine it on a larger screen so you can determine what you did wrong. In this instance, I'm glad I took my own advice because this series of pics came out fine. Thanks again, Darryl.
Tom Vance
Steamed...........????? 5 Q marks for that one! LOL_____!!
Gavin Hughes
5 star super shot Gary. Never dismiss the light. Lenses see more than we do and cloud, fog whatever, this shot looks great.
C.W. Reed
Great 5 star shot! Working at home today, and I don’t have your email address here. Would you give your email address to me? I have some old shots I’d like to send you! Thank you, Gary! Cheers!!

Hundo
Darryl Fisher
Great shot Gary! I appreciate the thoughtful shot commentary.
Gary SchenauerPhoto Uploader
Alien, Gavin, Hundo, and Darryl F. --- Howdy and TYVM for your comments and complis, guys. (Wave)
Hey, Hundo. I'm not sure which one I've been using when I send to you.
The one I post publicly is OldeCarl@gmail.com I have a second e/m addy that I use purely for aviation related (photos and chats) communications but that addy is not disseminated here (or on any other site). I always request anyone on FA who wants to have that addy contact me directly via the OldeCarl address and request it because I only want to use it with people who are serious about aviation & aviation photography. I thought I had already sent it to you but perhaps I haven't. So I'll send to you from that other address. Then you can send your pics and etc. to me via that address.
Dwight Hartje
Fantastic 5* winter shot, Gary!
ken kemper
Gary.............

another great photo of your's making use of a snowyand scenic Reno background.

well done
Gary SchenauerPhoto Uploader
Dwight & Ken ... Hey, guys. TY for your kudos. I'm heading out right now to do a pic request - an 8 plane Fly-Over honoring medical personnel. I'll be catching up on your newest posts tomorrow. Be Safe, guys.
adelma
Stunning picture of everyone's favorite airplane!!
JM32
Love this one Gary. Has it all. 5* as usual .
Jonathan Fincher
Great shot. Only wish I could see if my youngest son was in the cockpit. My other son is doing the KPHX-KRNO route for DHL in tail N67TC for December 2021. Keep up your great work.
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Date Aircraft Origin Destination Departure Arrival Duration
28-Jan-2023 B752Memphis Intl ()Savannah/Hilton Head Intl () 04:15AM CST 06:18AM EST 1:03
27-Jan-2023 B752The Eastern Iowa ()Memphis Intl () 09:52PM CST 11:00PM CST 1:08
27-Jan-2023 B752Memphis Intl ()The Eastern Iowa () 04:12AM CST 05:18AM CST 1:06
26-Jan-2023 B752Joe Foss Fld ()Memphis Intl () 08:29AM CST 10:04AM CST 1:34
26-Jan-2023 B752Memphis Intl ()Joe Foss Fld () 04:40AM CST 06:13AM CST 1:33
25-Jan-2023 B752Chicago O'Hare Intl ()Memphis Intl () 09:03PM CST 10:17PM CST 1:13
25-Jan-2023 B752Washington Dulles Intl ()Chicago O'Hare Intl () 06:50AM EST 07:27AM CST 1:36
25-Jan-2023 B752Newark Liberty Intl ()Washington Dulles Intl () 03:49AM EST 04:34AM EST 0:44
24-Jan-2023 B752Washington Dulles Intl ()Newark Liberty Intl () 10:47PM EST 11:34PM EST 0:47
24-Jan-2023 B752Memphis Intl ()Washington Dulles Intl () 04:02AM CST 06:28AM EST 1:25
23-Jan-2023 B752Will Rogers World ()Memphis Intl () 10:20PM CST 11:17PM CST 0:57
21-Jan-2023 B752Memphis Intl ()Will Rogers World () 04:42AM CST 05:50AM CST 1:08
20-Jan-2023 B752Fort Wayne Intl ()Memphis Intl () 11:13PM EST 11:31PM CST 1:18
20-Jan-2023 B752Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport ()Fort Wayne Intl () 08:49PM EST 10:36PM EST 1:47
20-Jan-2023 B752Memphis Intl ()Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport () 03:30AM CST 06:24AM EST 1:53
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