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Five Day Black and White Photo Challenge

  • November 7, 2014
Five Day Black and White Photo Challenge

Hello everyone. For some of you who are not on Facebook I was challenged to post one black and white photo a day for five days. For me it was an easy challenge because I love making black and white photo's. So for those of you who are not on Facebook and missed my posts the last five days here they are. Enjoy!!    

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NYFD Rescue 5

  • October 20, 2013

My photo of NYFD Rescue 5 that was taken at the 2012 Waukegan Airshow last year was featured in the Fort Mill Times in South Carolina. Check it out http://www.fredshabec.com/nyfd

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Marriage Proposal at the Chicago Air and Water Show

  • August 22, 2013

My good friend, Dan Cook from the Army Golden Knights, who is currently jumping for the All Veteran Jump team proposed to his lovely girlfriend Leah Angott after one of his last jumps. Dan got accepted into the US Navy flight school and will be leaving toward the end of the year. Dan and I had the photography session planned for about three months before the show. Oh and she said YES!! Here are a few shots of the proposal: The Proposal The heart in the sky that Rob Holland drew during the proposal. The Kiss Happy Couple Team Photo with the couple Also...

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Barrington Fire Department Engine 2

  • May 18, 2013

Barrington Fire Department Engine 2   HDR taken with a Canon 7D, with a Canon 28-135mm lens at 28mm, ISO-100, f/11

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NYFD Rescue 5

  • May 4, 2013

NYFD old Rescue 5 from 9/11 Taken with a Canon 40D and a Canon 18-55mm lens at 18mm, ISO-100, f/11 , 1/250 shutter speed.

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Photography Gallery Updated

  • November 24, 2012

Hello again updated all the pictures in the photography gallery of the webpage. NO MORE FLASH!! Hope you all like the new layout. Again please give me input on the layout good or bad. Enjoy!! Fred

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Photo updates

  • November 23, 2012

Hello everyone I updated both the Best of the Best of Airshows and HDR photography. Please check them out at the following links: http://fredshabec.com/airshowshtml/ http://fredshabec.com/hdrhtml/ Any input likes or dislikes would be helpful!! Enjoy!! Fred

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New Photo HDR photographs added

  • June 28, 2012

New HDR photographs added to our photo gallery. Check them out. The HTML version: http://fredshabec.com/hdrhtml/ Flash version: http://fredshabec.com/hdr/ Enjoy!!

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Know Your Photographer Rights!!

  • February 19, 2012

Short and sweet. If you're on PUBLIC property you can take photos. No one can take your camera or ask you to delete your photos. PLEASE NOTE I'm not a lawyer. The best thing is to consult a lawyer who is a specialist in photographer's rights. Check this video out! You will like it!! http://blog.chasejarvis.com/blog/2012/02/joseph-gordon-levitt-know-your-rights-as-a-photographer/

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