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Somewhere under the rainbow……

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Red Arrows pass under a rainbow, Sunderland Air Show 2007

Sunderland International Air Show 2007

A final look at the Sunderland International Air Show 2007 sees the RAF’s Red Arrow display team passing under a rainbow after a quick shower. From our perch on top of the cliffs at Whitburn, South Tyneside, we saw what many people agreed was the largest rainbow for many years in these parts. It is estimated that a million spectators watched the air show over it’s two days.

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Written by curly

July 31, 2007 at 12:01 am

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  1. Now that is way cool. You were obviously ready for this shot – fast shutter speed, great color saturation. I wonder if you shot this off a tripod or handheld. Is that a North Sea tanker or a ferry in the center distance?

    Bob

    Strangetastes

    July 31, 2007 at 3:39 am

  2. Most impressive – perfect timing. They must have been moving fast and you have frozen the moment perfectly. I hope you had a wish on the rainbow.

    jules

    July 31, 2007 at 7:57 am

  3. this photo with the rainbow and with the airshow is wonderful. You are very lucky to catch it:) great job!

    Zsolt72

    July 31, 2007 at 9:35 am

  4. This is a nice rainbow too!

    And I love your Red Arrows from yesterday, a really great shot!! :o)

    Stormel

    July 31, 2007 at 10:03 am

  5. Nice one curly ;o]

    inspired

    July 31, 2007 at 1:08 pm

  6. Fantastic photo!!!

    NorthBayPhoto

    July 31, 2007 at 4:10 pm

  7. nice pic curly

    sless

    July 31, 2007 at 6:07 pm

  8. An ending fit for Hollywood – flying into the rainbow 😉

    Wonderful job with the whole series…and I enjoyed Junior’s input, as well!

    isabella

    July 31, 2007 at 6:49 pm

  9. Fantastic shot! I’ve never seen planes flying over a rainbow. Do you think they looked down and saw the pot of gold?

    annulla

    August 1, 2007 at 12:23 pm

  10. amazing photo 🙂

    Cathrine

    August 1, 2007 at 9:02 pm

  11. Yes! This is an amazing shot!

    ioanna

    August 1, 2007 at 10:04 pm

  12. Amazing Photo, looks like it was a good day out and the rainbow makes an awesome view.

    Pete White

    August 2, 2007 at 7:49 pm


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