Aerial cheer

The Airship Ventures Zeppelin floated by as I waited at the car wash by Town and Country shopping Center in Palo Alto this morning.The sight of this modern recreation of early 20th century aviation technology usually cheers me for some reason… and I can use all the cheer I can get just at the moment. The last time I saw the Zeppelin, I couldn’t pull over fast enough to get camera and telephoto lens out.

Zeppelin_lrgThis time , I got the camera out of my bag and shot with a too-short zoom (at 55mm), but thanks to the modern miracles of 12 megapixel sensors and affordable, sharp optics (Nikon in this case) we were able to pull this image out of the scene.


About Chris Gulker

Chris Gulker, a self-described Infuential Blogger, lived in Menlo Park, California with spouse Linda. He passed away in late October 2010.
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2 Responses to Aerial cheer

  1. AmyB says:

    it’s still flying around this morning thurs). very cool.

  2. cg says:

    The Airship site has a map that updates every 30 minutes w/ the Zep’s position et al.

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