Nightshoots event subcategory

Bourne Park Nightshoot

  October 23 saw the first nightshoot hosted by the Gazelle Squadron at their rather picturesque home of Bourne Park near Andover. Mark Empson was there with his camera and tripod for AeroResource. With the night’s drawing in, the autumn/winter period always proves popular with organisers offering the chance of shooting various subjects and events [...]

By | November 9th, 2015|Event Reports, Nightshoots|0 Comments

Northolt Nightshoot XIX

Once again, October signals the end of the airshow season, the drawing in of the nights and the turning of the weather but, for those looking of a way to fill the short autumn days with interesting aviation subjects, Northolt was once more set to try and deliver with Nightshoot XIX. Adam Duffield returned to [...]

By | October 23rd, 2015|Event Reports, Nightshoots|0 Comments

RAF Coningsby Nightshoot 2015

On September 29, the long since rumoured RAF Coningsby nightshoot finally materialised, with 50 photographers provided with rare access onto the base. The evening promised the chance to shoot not only the front line Tornados and Typhoons based at Coningsby, but also some of the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight airframes, all of which were [...]

By | October 17th, 2015|Event Reports, Nightshoots|0 Comments

Hangar 11 Nightshoot

Located at North Weald, the Hangar 11 Collection is home to some of the UK’s finest warbirds. Owned by Peter Teichman, the collection currently comprises of four aircraft, with one restoration waiting in the wings. Harry Measures reports from a night shoot arranged with two of the magnificent examples. Of the four aircraft in the [...]

By | April 25th, 2015|Event Reports, Nightshoots|1 Comment

Hardwick Warbirds Photography Event

To many warbird and airshow enthusiasts Maurice Hammond and his fantastic collection of aircraft at Hardwick Warbirds needs no introduction. Throwing open the hangar doors to a small number of photographers on 18th April, a slight glimpse of the locations wartime past was brought to life for those in attendance. Adam Duffield went along to [...]

By | April 19th, 2015|Event Reports, Nightshoots|0 Comments

YAM Halifax Nightshoot

Home to one of the finest collections of aircraft in the UK, Jamie Ewan travelled to the Yorkshire Air Museum for a nightshoot with their replica Handley Page Halifax III better known as 'Friday the 13th'. YAMs Masterpiece The cries of ‘it’s not a real one’ or ‘that’s not a proper Halifax’ are often heard [...]

By | March 28th, 2015|Event Reports, Nightshoots|1 Comment

Northolt Nightshoot XVIII

Northolt Nightshoot XVIII doesn't really need introduction from us, given the popularity of these events with the enthusiast community. Whilst this was the 18th in the long series of nightshoots, it also marked the 100th anniversary of RAF Northolt, which celebrated the occasion two days before the nightshoot – which was held on Thursday 5th [...]

By | March 9th, 2015|Event Reports, Nightshoots|1 Comment

Lightning Preservation Group Nightshoot

Protecting the Protectors - Tracing their roots back to RAF Binbrook’s Crash Gate 2, the Lightning Preservation Group (LPG), hold a number of events through the year which have become a ‘must’ on many an enthusiasts calendar. Jamie Ewan travelled to their home at Bruntingthorpe for a look at their first event of the year [...]

By | February 26th, 2015|Event Reports, Nightshoots|0 Comments

Biggin Hill Nightshoot

Biggin Hill is an historic airfield which requires no introduction for most aviation enthusiasts having formerly been RAF Biggin Hill. During the airfield’s time in RAF service, based squadrons took a lead role in the air defence of London when it was used by the Royal Flying Corps in the First World War and famously [...]

By | December 2nd, 2014|Event Reports, Nightshoots|0 Comments

Northolt Nightshoot XVII

The nightshoots at Northolt have become a ‘must do’ for many enthusiasts and often set the standard when it comes to lighting, aircraft and organisation. Adam Duffield headed to London for the 17th event - the second of 2014 - to see what organiser Phillip Dawe and his team had managed to attract. Additional photography [...]

By | October 27th, 2014|Event Reports, Nightshoots|0 Comments