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Dimensions5000 x 3333
Original file size6.14 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken17-Nov-11 16:32
Date modified19-Nov-11 01:55
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS-1D Mark IV
Focal length500 mm
Max lens aperturef/4
Exposure1/750 at f/6.7
FlashNot fired
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Shutter priority
ISO speedISO 100
Metering modePattern
The Hornet's Hood

The Hornet's Hood

Despite being some 40 years down the road, this angle clearly shows the "hood" and why it was originally given the name "Cobra" when the F/A-18 Hornet debuted as the Northrop YF-17 in a fly off Vs the YF-16 in 1975!