- Published: Saturday, 08 December 2012 13:35
08 December 2012
Military photographers sometimes forget to turn off the camera GPS. The Navy caption for this electric image is found on Flickr:
Lightning flashes near USS Dwight D. Eisenhower.
U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (Nov. 19, 2012) Flashes of lighting are seen over the horizon as the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) operates in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. Dwight D. Eisenhower is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions for Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Greg Linderman/Released) 121119-N-DO751-004
Flickr LINK to this image
The Navy uploaded the image to Flickr using a Mac.
Using my iPad, I tapped the photo on Flickr to download the image. Tap “Places” (under Photo button), and the map displays.
It took five taps and about ten seconds to find the location of the aircraft carrier. This is convenient for the Iranians, providing them with snippets, including a partial inventory of the aircraft on deck.
The military posted this image on Flickr.
Five taps on my iPad, and the GPS shows that the jets are the upper red pin. Lower pin is the Eisenhower.
That is all.