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Photo Info

Dimensions2640 x 1760
Original file size824 KB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken10-Oct-20 11:18
Date modified13-Oct-20 19:50
Shooting Conditions

Camera modelNIKON D850
Focal length500 mm
Focal length (35mm)500 mm
Max lens aperturef/5.7
Exposure1/1600 at f/8
FlashNot fired
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeManual
Exposure prog.Manual
ISO speedISO 200
Metering modePattern
Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II

Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II

I got lucky and caught this vapor cone just as it popped around this F-35 doing a small-radius turn. The vapor cone tends to form in moist air and high speed because the pressure over the wing is lower than the dew point of the air.

Date: 10 October 2020
Location: Ellington Field, Houston, Texas, United States
Original resolution: 45 MP
Processing: Processed from RAW using Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Classic 9