• Effective immediately we will be deleting, without notice, any negative threads or posts that deal with the use of encryption and streaming of scanner audio.

    We've noticed a huge increase in rants and negative posts that revolve around agencies going to encryption due to the broadcasting of scanner audio on the internet. It's now worn out and continues to be the same recycled rants. These rants hijack the threads and derail the conversation. They no longer have a place anywhere on this forum other than in the designated threads in the Rants forum in the Tavern.

    If you violate these guidelines your post will be deleted without notice and an infraction will be issued. We are not against discussion of this issue. You just need to do it in the right place. For example:


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    FranksRails Photography Updates...

    Here are just a few dozen or so images since the beginning of 2016. A few are from 2015 as well. Some of these images are NSFW/18+ so please be aware of that...Otherwise enjoy! Comments here or on Flickr are welcome. Newest photos are at the bottom!! Syren's North Coast Shoot -...
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    Aviation Photographs

    Hi Guys, Is anyone interested in having a single thread where everyone posts their favorite aviation photographs? If so, I'll start us off with aviation's beginning - the Wright Brothers Memorial! Take care, Mike
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    Very new ... need a push in the right direction

    Hi, I am a photographer and love aviation photography. I use a VHF scanner to scan weather and civil aviation freqs all the time which help me better position myself to get the shot(s) I want. What I'm facing now, is an airport with an ANG side. I would love to hear the military aircrft...
  4. Stavro35

    Tri med ambulance?

    This weekend I happen to notice a Tri med ambulance parked here in the Winslow area of Bainbridge island. As it turns out they were grabbing a bite to eat at a near by pizza place. I didn't want to bother them with questions. Mainly because they just grabbed their meals, and went back to their...
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    Riverside County GMRS 462.650mhz

    If you have ever scanned GMRS frequencies and live in the Inland Empire of Riverside County then I am sure you may have heard radio traffic on 462.650mhz (channel #19 on bubble pack radios). Here is a link to the group that uses the repeater on 462.650mhz CTCSS 218.1 WRRG.net They are made up...
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    New Camera ?

    Ok so I'm looking for a new camera. I was looking at a Nikon D40 but my friend said there not that good and that I would probably be better off with a Sony or a Cannon. I am look at a Sony DSLR-A200W or a DSLR-A300K. I'm not sure which one to get ! Extra Lense or Sound and digital zoom is a...