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“Gentlemen, we can rebuild him – we have the technology!”

Posted in paragliding on August 8, 2014 by budbranch

awesome bone repair after botched paraglider landing last sunday. ¬†sorry: no capitalization for a few weeks…screws in hand

Tater Hill

Posted in Composite, paragliding, sky on August 1, 2014 by budbranch

Random photos from the annual Tater Hill paragliding competition:

Chicken Drop

Chicken Drop

Pilot meeting

Pilot meeting

upside down

Kiting upside-down

treed paraglider

Bubba, on the hunt for a treed glider

Tater Hill

Getting high over North Point

Thorns

The thorns have thorns

GPS class

Going to GPS school

Chris Grantham

Saturday practice on Tater Hill

Daniels 7-12-14

Posted in paragliding, Sony RX100-II with tags on July 13, 2014 by budbranch

My first attempts at photography while flying…

There’ s an old flying maxim:

1) Aviate

2) Navigate

3) Communicate

It is probably no accident that photography is not on the list!

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Paraglider Flight – Daniels Launch

Posted in GoPro Hero3, paragliding on June 2, 2014 by budbranch

 

Daniels 6-1-14 from Bud Branch on Vimeo.

Edith’s Gap Launch

Posted in paragliding, Sony RX100-II on April 14, 2014 by budbranch

Edith's Gap

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Santa Barbara, CA

Posted in Handheld, HDR, paragliding with tags , on March 10, 2014 by budbranch

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Flat Top

Posted in 5DMII, paragliding on June 17, 2012 by budbranch

My paragliding instructor Noah Merritt introduced me and fellow students to a new launch site in Dyke.

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