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NIKON CORPORATION
Model
NIKON D3
Shutter Speed
1/25 second
Aperture
F/22.0
Focal Length
14 mm
ISO Speed
400
Date Taken
Feb 13, 2009, 5:12:57 PM

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Robert Bottrill

Afghanistan

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:icondannola:
DanNola Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2013
Awesome

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:icondivergentfoundry:
DivergentFOUNDRY Featured By Owner May 30, 2013  Student General Artist
He looks like someones trying to set up an IED...
*door gunner:
"NOPE."

thanks for your service...

you know he loves his job, just look at that smile!

and props to the mini-gun for being awesome as always!
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:icontokuku:
tokuku Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
pew pew pew
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:iconnikele:
nikele Featured By Owner Mar 8, 2013  Professional General Artist
It looks like a tourist nervous and upset about the trip.
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:icontulmur95:
Tulmur95 Featured By Owner Dec 4, 2012
Bin Laden, smile! We just want to shoot your face off! Oh, wait. SEAL Team 6 already did.
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:iconredvampire120652:
REDVAMPIRE120652 Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2012
Nice Mini-Gun.. V
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:iconquadraro:
Quadraro Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2012  Professional
you are featured in Real Terrorist Gallery on :iconfreedomfighters-da:
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:iconquesocito:
Quesocito Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Awesome!!
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:icondugbud62:
dugbud62 Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks Bob!
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:icon14god:
14GOD Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2012
are you right up there with the marines that you could take all of these photos of them?
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:iconcazitena:
CaziTena Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
simply Awesome!, love the face shield design lol!
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:iconagent-michigan-mia:
Agent-Michigan-MIA Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
loving the mask
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:iconquadraro:
Quadraro Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2012  Professional
you are featured in "Real Terrorist Gallery" on #FreedomFighters-DA
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:iconimethereal:
ImEthereal Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2011
badass!
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:iconrigidsnake:
Rigidsnake Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2011
hell yeah! miniguns rock!
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:iconcrypto-137:
Crypto-137 Featured By Owner Aug 13, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Just like Ace Combat Assault Horizon :D
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:iconkrimsonkore:
krimsonkore Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2011
This is my dream job.
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:icongmcphotographics:
GMCPhotographics Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2010  Professional Photographer
Stunning!
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:icondrewhopper:
DrewHopper Featured By Owner Nov 17, 2010  Professional Photographer
Wow, inspirational image!
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:iconrunaque:
Runaque Featured By Owner Nov 16, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
I'm not such a fan of military pictures, but this one is a great capture, for in such a situation this composition is just perfect, it almost look like a snapshot out of a videogame. :O
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:icongodlived:
godlived Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2010
Had a Nephew with the same MOS . Did his yr in Iraq .
Really Nice shot .
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:iconzaneydean:
Zaneydean Featured By Owner Mar 3, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
ITS GHOST!!
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:icondanuk86:
danUK86 Featured By Owner Dec 14, 2009   General Artist
great capture :nod:
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:iconkurtzgb:
KurtzGB Featured By Owner Dec 13, 2009   Photographer
GET SOME!
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:iconz-monster:
z-monster Featured By Owner Dec 13, 2009
The following is from the Meta Data Info inserted in this photo.

English/Anglais
IS2009-0124
13 February 2009
Kandahar, Afghanistan

The Master Gunner, sits in the door-gunner’s position in the CH-146 Griffon helicopter and fires the new Dillon Aero 7.62mm M134 Minigun during a training exercise at the firing ranges in the dessert.

The Canadian Forces expanded its presence as the Joint Task Force-Afghanistan Air Wing was officially stood up at Kandahar Airfield. JTF-Afg Air Wing will be working toward providing the task force with transportation, surveillance and reconnaissance assets that will contribute to mission success in Afghanistan. It is comprised of the Canadian Helicopter Force (Afghanistan) with its CH-147 D-model Chinook helicopters and its CH-146 Griffon helicopters, the Canadian Heron UAV Detachment, and the Theatre Support Element with its CC-130 Hercules aircraft.

Canada’s military contribution to Afghanistan is known as Joint Task Force - Afghanistan (JTF-Afg). The Task Force comprises of approximately 2,800 personnel with operations focusing on working with Afghan authorities to improve security, governance and economic development in the country.

Photo by: MCpl Robert Bottrill, CF Combat Camera


This photo was taken by Canadian Forces Combat Camera not the Deviant who posted this image!
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:iconz-monster:
z-monster Featured By Owner Dec 13, 2009
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:icontintnsound:
Tintnsound Featured By Owner Oct 26, 2009
I don't know which is more frightening, Mini gun or the mask?
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:icondirtbiker715:
dirtbiker715 Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2009
BOTH!!!
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:icondknuckles:
dknuckles Featured By Owner Oct 26, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
This is so spectacular!
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:iconalucard1475:
Alucard1475 Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2009
Hope they are shooting at the right target and not like the countless times, at anything that moves, and later report a misfortune accident.
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:iconchacogranite:
Chacogranite Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2009
Good ol' Dillon Aero INC.
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