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Super Jolly Green Giant


Super Jolly Green Giant
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Copyright: Eleu Tabares (eldancer1) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1374 W: 0 N: 4385] (23784)
Genre: People
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-10-17
Categories: Daily Life, Transportation, Decisive Moment, Action, Mood, Portrait
Exposure: f/9.0, 1/320 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2013-11-09 7:38
Viewed: 611
Points: 4
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The CH-53 Sea Stallion is the most common name for the Sikorsky S-65 family of heavy-lift transport helicopters. Originally developed for use by the United States Marine Corps, it is also in service with Germany, Iran, Israel, and Mexico. The United States Air Force operated the HH-53 "Super Jolly Green Giant" during the late- and post-Vietnam War era, updating most of them as the MH-53 Pave Low. The dimensionally-similar CH-53E Super Stallion is a heavier-lifting, improved version designated S-80E by Sikorsky. Its third engine makes it more powerful than the Sea Stallion, which it has replaced in the heavy-lift mission.

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  • nicou Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 2777 W: 0 N: 5194] (50772)
  • [2013-11-09 21:59]

Hlelo

Un immense et très gros hélicoptère avec ces pales nombreuses quelle vue et iamge splendide.
Bravo et amitié
Nicou

Bom domingo Eleu,
To show this "monstrous" beast had to be so perfect clarity against a blue sky washout.
Perfect minimalism.
R.

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