The beauty that is nose art

When I went to the Palm Springs Air Museum last summer I noticed almost every plane had a piece of nose art or some other decoration. Instead of photographing the planes who were standing very close to each other, I decided to focus on these little pieces of art. I’m fully aware that these aren’t…

Sanicole 2016 video

It’s been a couple of weeks since I went to the Sanicole Airshow with my fellow Aviation Photocrew members, but now I’m finally done editing all the photos. And apparently our videographer has been busy as well. Since yesterday you can find the Sanicole video on the Aviation Photocrew FB page. So make sure to…

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A couple of my latest Instagram posts. Make sure to follow me @gielsweertvaegher Abandonned gass station between Palm Springs and Needles. #travel #photography #travelphotography #usa #roadtrip #landscape #moodygrams #artofvisuals #aov #featureshoot #watchthisinstagood #instagood #TheLensBible #estheticlabel #fatalframes #createcommune #myfeatureshoot #hypevisions #natgeotravel #theglobewanderer #modernoutdoors #somewheremagazine @fujifilmbelgium #highsnobiety A photo posted by Giel Sweertvaegher (@gielsweertvaegher) on Sep 6,…

Flying over L.A. with Elite Helicopters.

When traveling through the USA last July, I had a stop in Los Angeles for a couple days. The city is so big you simply can’t see everything you want to. I really wanted to see the most famous landmarks, so I booked a helicopter flight with Elite Helicopters. This company offers sightseeing tours above L.A. for…

Sanicole

Once again I had a great week shooting airplanes. Halfway September is traditionally the moment we head over to Zwartberg to shoot the participants from the Sanicole Airshow and again this year we were in for a real treat! We did several flights and basically shot every possible participant. Some of the highlights being the…

Airpower ’16

Last week I went to Austria for Airpower 16. And what a great trip it was. It started out flying the Skyvan from Belgium to Zeltweg, Austria. It went pretty much without any problems and we found ourselves in great company and weather the next couple of days. Free Red Bulls, jets and oldtimers taxiing around…