I took this picture while doing a traffic survey over Austin, Texas. I had to hover inside a 100ft ring 5,000 feet above for three hours while the camera operator in the back took pictures of traffic flow. This was
Papillon Helicopters is a tour company based at the Grand Canyon. We operate a fleet of over 50 helicopters, mostly EC130s, and this photo is taken over one of our destinations – the beautiful Lake Powell in Page, Arizona.
Corona, CA 2019 Southern California.
Background is Retired Army Vietnam Helo (UH-1C & AH-1G) Pilot. After retirement I started a Commercial/Industrial Aviation-Aerospace Photography Company with many clients including Bell, Hughes, Aviation Week Magazine and many others.