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Re: Photo TR: Hanno joins the Middle America Trip

Mon Nov 22, 2010 2:25 am

The park did not seem as well run as it was in the past. A fair number of closed attractions, and the whole place just didn't seem quite as nice. The tacos still ruled, though.

dt

Re: Photo TR: Hanno joins the Middle America Trip

Mon Nov 22, 2010 5:46 pm

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tight fit


Well the tighter the better! ;)

Re: Photo TR: Hanno joins the Middle America Trip

Tue Dec 07, 2010 2:48 pm

Time flies, i wish i had taken some notes during this trip since my memorie is getting blurry..

aka it was hot and fun.. and that's about it.. (argh)

Anyway, here's a bunch more pictures.

Day 9 Six Flags Great America

These are just some of the images from that day, for some reason these caught my eye when going through them.
Hope you like them.
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here's the ticket, let's use it
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pretty
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first stop of the day
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happy riders
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keep those arms up
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another train
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time to check out the rest of the park
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fat at?? ehm.. this reminds me of another trip.. a couple of years ago.. i think it was a day in Germany??
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happy random riders
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scream if you like it
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yeah.. they added some things in the rides area compared to my last visit..
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just for the looks
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owh wifi
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time to check out the backstage area
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what's that?
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sorry, i did get a little distracted.. ehm.. you were saying??
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nice sign
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random train shot
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looks like folks enjoyed the ride
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what's up ladies??
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ok, time to continue walking
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owh.. lifthill and pretty lights
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aiming for that box
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going down..
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ehm.. where's the party??
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yeah.. this was a pretty big group
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lots and lots of rubber
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these reminded me of a movie...
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look.. there's a sign which reminded me of the same movie.. hmm
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so many things..
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time to move on along the greemery
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aawww so cute
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looks like there's a few riders coming...
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a view from backstage
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trees
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lovely expressions
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that looks new to me compared to my previous visit
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bunch of nerds ;)
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attempt at a group photo (with train)
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ok, more backstage
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just another picture
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drop fun
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getting ready for that first drop
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everybody...
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.. duck ;)
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owh pretty
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ehm... the train is on the other side...
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that looks pretty high
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but wait, there's more
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random folks
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i just liked this one
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it looks so pretty (and impressive)
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last one...
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Re: Photo TR: Hanno joins the Middle America Trip

Tue Dec 07, 2010 2:54 pm

That two-train Raging Bull picture is particularly impressive, Hanno.

Re: Photo TR: Hanno joins the Middle America Trip

Tue Dec 07, 2010 3:51 pm

I really like the colors in the last picture.

As always, you have fantastic photos, Hanno!

Re: Photo TR: Hanno joins the Middle America Trip

Tue Dec 07, 2010 6:42 pm

Another great day and fantastic pics.

Hoping for another Midwest Bash in the future!

-daron

Re: Photo TR: Hanno joins the Middle America Trip

Tue Dec 07, 2010 8:47 pm

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Nice birdie :)

Re: Photo TR: Hanno joins the Middle America Trip

Tue Dec 07, 2010 9:20 pm

Great pictures as always! I really miss that trip.

Re: Photo TR: Hanno joins the Middle America Trip

Wed Dec 08, 2010 4:00 pm

Hanno - your pictures are just stunning! I love the super-zoom photos of people on ride, the expressions are fantastic. Thanks so much for taking the time to share them :)

Cameron.

Re: Photo TR: Hanno joins the Middle America Trip

Thu Dec 09, 2010 9:35 am

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Front row "Ow ow ow, my ears!!!"

Fantastic photos Hanno! Those zoom shots of the riders are amazingly clear. That was such a fun day at Great America and the backstage tours were excellent!
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