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Hometown Hero, Alyssa Carson, takes flight with Thunderbirds

Alyssa Carson, “hometown hero,” is fitted for her pilot helmet by a member of the U.S. Air Force Demonstration Squadron, the Thunderbirds, prior to her flight with the demonstration team at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., May 7, 2021. Carson got to fly with the team as part of the squadron’s Hometown Hero program, which salutes American citizens doing amazing things in their communities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan E. Ramos)

PHOTO BY: Airman 1st Class Jonathan Ramos
VIRIN: 210507-F-RZ678-9012.JPG
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Additional Details

CAMERA

NIKON Z 6

LENS

NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S

APERTURE

28/10

SHUTTERSPEED

1/250

ISO

2500

IMAGE IS PUBLIC DOMAIN

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