I, Photographer: Aviation Shooter

Paul Bowen's job takes him to the skies to capture aircraft in flight.

Cessna Citation Jet

A Cessna Citation Jet causes wing-tip vortices as it skims over the marine layer off the California coast.

Learjet forming vortices

A Learjet forms vortices as it is shot from the open tail of a B-25 bomber.

Learjet in Arizona

Monument Valley, Arizona, is the background for this Learjet.

Learjet pulling up

A Learjet pulls-up from the Page, Arizona airport.

Citation X Jet

The fast Citation X business jet banks at sunset.

Global Express Jet

Flying tight formation takes a lot of skill. Fill-flash brings this Global Express business jet to life.

Gulfstream Jet

Kauaii, Hawaii, is the background for this Gulfstream.

3 Citation Jets

Three Citation Jets fly in tight formation. This takes a lot of piloting skill and practice.

P-51 Mustang

This P-51 Mustang flew in-my-face behind the tail of the B-25 bomber.

2 P-51 Mustangs

Two P-51 Mustangs in formation. Textured layers added depth to the image.

P-51 Mustang, fully loaded

This P-51 Mustang was loaded with bombs. We direct the target plane through our radios.

P-38 Lightning

The P-38 Lightning is one of the all-time beautiful World War II fighters.

OV-10 Bronco

14 Sunrise over Florida, using a fill-flash from the open tail of an OV-10 Bronco.

Mustang and Corsair

A Mustang and a Corsair in formation. The two most popular U.S. World War II fighters.

P-40 Warhawk

A P-40 Warhawk pulls it in tight on the photo platform.

F7F Tigercats

A rare flight of two F7F Tigercats led by the P-38 Glacier Girl.

Propeller Arc

A full propeller arc is captured with a shutter speed of 1/60th or slower.

Blue Angels

Blue Angels team-up with airshow performer Greg Poe as he flies inverted.