Aviation

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in HDR

Apollo 14 Command Module at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Florida

I’m finally beginning to look through photos I shot in February at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Florida. Being a rocket junkie I had a great time shooting lots of photographs and trying to see the many exhibits that are located in the complex. Unfortunately I only had one day to wander around, I could have […]

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Vancouver Island Aerials

Vancouver Island Aerials

I’ve been working on a new site the past couple weeks and finally have it finished enough that I’m sharing the information. The site is called Vancouver Island Aerials and as the name implies is dedicated to aerial photography. As well as covering Vancouver Island from the air the site also features aerial photographs of […]

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Sigma 15mm f/2.8 EX DG Diagonal Fisheye Lens review

Fairchild 24W shot with the Sigma 15mm fisheye

Having made the switch from the Nikon DX format to the Nikon FX (full frame) format I’ve had to completely renew my arsenal of lenses. This hasn’t been as tough as I thought with many of my DX lenses selling for about the same price as purchasing used FX lenses. I did purchased a number […]

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Pima Air & Space Museum, Tucson

Torpedo Bomber Squadron Two One, Lockheed S-3B Viking, Pima Air & Space Museum

Another great destination for the aviation photographer is Tucson, Arizona’s Pima Air & Space Museum which features a display of nearly 300 aircraft spread out over 80 acres. Many of these are housed in large hangars dedicated to particular years, types of aircraft or space exploration. The bulk of the aircraft however are located outside […]

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Palm Springs Air Museum

Bell P-63 Kingcobra, Palm Springs Air Museum

The Palm Springs Air Museum is another must visit for the aviation photographer and enthusiast. A good number of the aircraft are flown on a regular basis so there’s always some exciting airplane photography opportunities waiting if you spend a little time. Located at the Palm Springs Airport, a good selection of commercial airline flights […]

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The Museum of Flight, Seattle

Fairchild 24W shot with the Sigma 15mm fisheye

Anyone interested in aviation must visit the Museum of Flight in Seattle. Located at Boeing Field just south of the city, this museum is a closet pilots dream. While Seattle is a Boeing Aircraft city, the museum houses numerous other aircraft and spacecraft including a recent addition of the Space Shuttle Full Fuselage Trainer. If […]

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Window and jets at Charles De Gaulle Airport, Paris, France

Window and jets at Charles De Gaulle Airport, Paris, France – Photographs of Paris from Kevin Oke Photography View more photographs of Paris Tags: France, Paris, Europe Keywords: France, Europe, European, Paris, Window, Windows, Glass, Airplane, Jet, Aircraft, Airport

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Flying to Bamfield

Bamfield Airport - As rustic as it gets. Vancouver Island, British Columbia

I had the opportunity to fly with a great fellow to the west coast Vancouver Island town of Bamfield yesterday. It was purely a flight for enjoyment but I also used the journey as an “aerial photography test” to see whether photographing from small airplanes with windows actually works. I know many have been doing this […]

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