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LONG EXPOSURE FILTERS

We test five to find the best that money can buy

DIGITAL MRC F-PRO

£119 (77MM)

B&W stocks a wide range of Neutral Density filters, which can accentuate the amount of light that hits the sensor by one, two, three, six or ю f-stops. Whereas the B&W ND.3 (101) filter cuts out one stop of tight, the B&W ND 3.0 010) is its most extreme ND fitter and is capable of slowing shutter speeds down by 10 stops — equivalent to turning a 1/60sec shutter speed to a 15-socond exposure. Results were almost identical to those produced

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Fairford RIAT 96 — July 20/21

ENTHUSIASTS MUTTER the same question every year about the IAT — “how can they beat this? » But somehow, despite the large drawdown of air forces since the end of the Cold War, the organisers always manage to succeed.

Two principal themes dominated proceedings at this year’s show — now the Royal International Air Tattoo — Sea Search and the 30th anniversary of the Harrier. Sea Search certainly attracted some very intriguing aircraft, though the two Russian participants, the Beriev A-40 Albatross and the 11-38 May easily stole the limelight. Also rarely seen out of its natural habitat was the

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20 history myths busted

Think you know your history? Much of it might not actually be true…

MUSSOLINI IN MADE THE TRAINS RUN ON TIME

How fascist propaganda built a myth of perfect commuting

As far as defences of fascist dictators go, «Yes, but he made the trains run on time» has to be one of the most strangely humdrum. Perhaps that’s why it so often goes unchallenged, but it’s simply not true. There are many reports that the Italian train system during Mussolini’s reign was actually quite inefficient, with people often kept waiting for trains that sometimes never came. So how did this

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10 GREATEST SPACE DISCOVERIES.

All About Space pays homage to the amazing achievements that have shaped humanity’s understanding of the universe around us.

Water on Mars. Discovered: 1975.

Percival Lowell had claimed in the 19th Century that he could see ‘canals’ on Mars. Alas, they were a figment of his imagination and water on Mars seemed like science fiction, at least until the launch of the Mariner 9 orbiter in 1971. This gave astronomers their first evidence that water might exist on the Red Planet. Ancient river beds and canyons along with weather fronts and fogs were all signs that water had once resided

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FORMER SOVIET CENTER Defense Test T-50 PAK AND YES TO EPR

According to a source in the defense industry and the official media messages, Our homeland plans to significantly increment financing for the development of technologies for testing «stealth». This writes janes.com December 16.   «In the current discussion talking about millions of rubles,» said IHS Jane’s defense industry source close to the program there.   Major challenges and research center, where it is planned to conduct these works will be carried out not in the Flight Test Center in Zhukovsky, and on another subject — Research Center defense (SIC VOP) in Tver, located 170 km from Moscow.   This object

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Deliveries promising aviation complex tactical aircraft in the Air Force to start trial operation will begin in 2016

Deliveries promising aviation complex tactical aircraft (PAK FA) for trial operation in the Russian Air Force will begin in 2016.   This ARMS-TASS said the president of the United Aircraft Company (UAC) Misha Pogosyan.   «It is planned to complete the first step of municipal joint tests in 2015 and 2016 with the delivery of the aircraft to begin trial operation in the Air Force,» — said the head of the KLA.  

Techno Help

  On the Russian T-50 used the whole arsenal of the latest advances in aerodynamics and flight dynamics. This controlled supersonic vozduhopoglotiteli spatial compression

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Go to the European March — you can write an application for dismissal

A week later, on October 14, the opposition plans to hold a mass rally in Minsk — "European march". Other Day march in the capital and regions of the police began to detain opposition activists. Sentenced to many arrests and fines for distributing leaflets, stickers and newspapers with information about the campaign.On how the government is preparing to "Euro march", report in his letters and listeners "Freedom."We wrote Edward Mikulic from Minsk:"At work, the chief warned: go to the" European march "- you can write an application for dismissal. Warned not just me — everyone. Earlier this march, many did

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Ira Kozulin: I will be happy only when hug wife at home …

Ulitenok: "Ira, please tell us what you learned about yourself and most of his own family, when met with such a difficult challenge?"Kozulin: "In 1-x, to tell the truth, do not cease to discover new things in their own spouse. Though I know him very long ago — in This year 30 years of our acquaintance. Yet more and more respect for his actions. At times we iterate with children old pictures, remember some episodes, and I think, oh, how appropriate it is then read, as did right … How he survived a hunger strike, does not fit in my

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Go to the European March — you can write an application for dismissal

A week later, on October 14, the opposition plans to hold a mass rally in Minsk — "European march". Other Day march in the capital and regions of the police began to detain opposition activists. Sentenced to many arrests and fines for distributing leaflets, stickers and newspapers with information about the campaign.On how the government is preparing to "Euro march", report in his letters and listeners "Freedom."We wrote Edward Mikulic from Minsk:"At work, the chief warned: go to the" European march "- you can write an application for dismissal. Warned not just me — everyone. Earlier this march, many did

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A.Tolstyko: officials takes envy of businessmen

Kalinowski: "Sp.Alyaksandar, you now also on strike?"Taustyka: "I should like to clarify a little, it was essentially a strike-holiday business, as was a proposal to make October 2 prazdnichkom businessmen in Belarus, and of course, I participated in this prazdnichkom."Kalinowski: "How did you celebrate your Zhdanovichi market, where do you work?"Taustyka: "I can not speak exactly as I was in another place, and my friends and I celebrated entrepreneurs in the center of town.""I believe that prazdnichek failed"Kalinowski: "How about» was combined current strike celebration as united went entrepreneurs to defend their rights?"Taustyka: "I believe that prazdnichek failed and true

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