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John Wright's Snapshots

  1. He's everywhere

    Snapshot Title: He's everywhere
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: Dan Fleming's LZ at Dunlap
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    Here Dan is again... above launch



  2. ETeam Jack

    Snapshot Title: ETeam Jack
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: Dan Fleming's LZ at Dunlap
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    Is he on the phone?



  3. D by D

    Snapshot Title: D by D
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: Dan Fleming's LZ at Dunlap
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    Dave crunchin



  4. Chris and his half a wing

    Snapshot Title: Chris and his half a wing
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: Dan Fleming's LZ at Dunlap
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    Half a wing, philosophically, must ipso facto half not be.



  5. Turbo Quest

    Snapshot Title: Turbo Quest
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: Dan Fleming's LZ at Dunlap
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    In Loving Memory of my Manhood, Wife Won't Drive It, 1967-2001



  6. Launch

    Snapshot Title: Launch
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: Dan Fleming's LZ at Dunlap
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    Ramp on Right, Slope on Left



  7. Dan Fleming

    Snapshot Title: Dan Fleming
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: Dan Fleming's LZ at Dunlap
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    Dan Fleming, LZ owner, in the air over launch



  8. Stop Sign

    Snapshot Title: Stop Sign
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: Everyday Mike's LZ
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    Please try to bring your hang glider to a halt before this sign HA



  9. Shallow Water

    Snapshot Title: Shallow Water
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: The Marina LZ at Elsinore
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    The water is shallow, but don't push your luck. Personally, I'd do figure 8s here, because I'd be worried about being short or going long.



  10. Flag

    Snapshot Title: Flag
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: The Marina LZ at Elsinore
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    Nice, smooth air



  11. Beer!

    Snapshot Title: Beer!
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: The Marina LZ at Elsinore
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    Pay your fees and buy yer beer here!



  12. The Edwards Launch

    Snapshot Title: The Edwards Launch
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: The Marina LZ at Elsinore
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    Someone is standing on Launch. Bad stitch blah.



  13. There's always a tree

    Snapshot Title: There's always a tree
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: Everyday Mike's LZ
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    Al Qaeda missed a tree... I guess having shade is the goal with this survivor of the clearing.



  14. Telltales

    Snapshot Title: Telltales
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: Everyday Mike's LZ
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    Note the flag and the streamer aren't reflecting wind as strong as the sock on top of the tree. I'd try very hard to land uphill here. The day this photo was taken two hang 4s went downslope until t...



  15. Launch

    Snapshot Title: Launch
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: Everyday Mike's LZ
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    The E Launch



  16. Windsock

    Snapshot Title: Windsock
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: The E Hang Glider Launch at Elsinore, CA
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    Don't rely too much on this windsock. It tends to miss some North component. Check the windsock behind launch and what the crab angle is of any wings in the air.



  17. Launch

    Snapshot Title: Launch
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: The E Hang Glider Launch at Elsinore, CA
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    Don't neglect your hang check



  18. The Oak Tree LZ

    Snapshot Title: The Oak Tree LZ
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: Edwards Launch, Lake Elsinore hang gliding
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    Closed... send your legal fee donations to the E Team



  19. The E Team sets up

    Snapshot Title: The E Team sets up
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: Edwards Launch, Lake Elsinore hang gliding
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    Jack watches....



  20. Kevin Greene

    Snapshot Title: Kevin Greene
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: Edwards Launch, Lake Elsinore hang gliding
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    KG sets up



  21. Launch

    Snapshot Title: Launch
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: Edwards Launch, Lake Elsinore hang gliding
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    Run!



  22. The Marina LZ

    Snapshot Title: The Marina LZ
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: Edwards Launch, Lake Elsinore hang gliding
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    Chances are, you'll be landing here.



  23. Everyday Mike's LZ

    Snapshot Title: Everyday Mike's LZ
    Taken by: John Wright

    Image: The E Hang Glider Launch at Elsinore, CA
    Image Owner: John Wright



    Description:

    A little tight for Hangs, great for PGs