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Near-Hit Surfer & Helicopter

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Man, this thread was made for me. As a career helicopter pilot, life long surfer and photographer, mostly surfing – I can say that telephoto lenses (max zoom), in the case of this video from shore, makes objects look closer than they are. Here is a perfect example…


Telephoto (max zoom)... tailrotor hanging off the edge of the building:




View from oposite side with no zoom shows the tail wasnt' really hanging over the edge:




Photography is fun :)

Edited by Cruzin Chris
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Those are

great exemples Chris ...


I guess the buddies got the trick out to they're hands now ... lol...


Is it the helicopter BELL your assign on Chris ?

I like the challenging flying path towards the top building helipad.

Most be a great ball of pleasure to hover and land while strong wind ...

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