High above Havasu

Shaye Baker takes to the air to see the action from above.

Here I am ready to take to the air over Lake Havasu. Been nice knowin' y'all.
Photo: Shaye Baker - Here I am ready to take to the air over Lake Havasu. Been nice knowin' y'all.
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Take off!
Photo: Shaye Baker - Take off!
Immediately, the beauty of this lake is hard to miss.
Photo: Shaye Baker - Immediately, the beauty of this lake is hard to miss.
Before we found the anglers, I enjoyed the sights of Lake Havasu from above.
Photo: Shaye Baker - Before we found the anglers, I enjoyed the sights of Lake Havasu from above.
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There's one of our guys.
Photo: Shaye Baker - There's one of our guys.
Edwin Evers, and another aircraft is checking him out.
Photo: Shaye Baker - Edwin Evers, and another aircraft is checking him out.
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I find Aaron Martens in the thick stuff.
Photo: Shaye Baker - I find Aaron Martens in the thick stuff.
Photographer Garrick Dixon is there covering the action...
Photo: Shaye Baker - Photographer Garrick Dixon is there covering the action...
...keeping a respectful distance from Aaron.
Photo: Shaye Baker - ...keeping a respectful distance from Aaron.
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Later today this place will be full of activity.
Photo: Shaye Baker - Later today this place will be full of activity.
Leader Cliff Pirch is still close to launch.
Photo: Shaye Baker - Leader Cliff Pirch is still close to launch.
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So is Takahiro Omori, being watched by photographer Seigo Saito.
Photo: Shaye Baker - So is Takahiro Omori, being watched by photographer Seigo Saito.
Gary Klein is also nearby.
Photo: Shaye Baker - Gary Klein is also nearby.
We pass the famous London Bridge in Lake Havasu City.
Photo: Shaye Baker - We pass the famous London Bridge in Lake Havasu City.
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There's photographer James Overstreet who's covering...
Photo: Shaye Baker - There's photographer James Overstreet who's covering...
...the leader, Cliff Pirch.
Photo: Shaye Baker - ...the leader, Cliff Pirch.
From the right angle, the sun's reflection blasts us with light.
Photo: Shaye Baker - From the right angle, the sun's reflection blasts us with light.
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It's clear to see part of the lake's success are these manmade bass habitats.
Photo: Shaye Baker - It's clear to see part of the lake's success are these manmade bass habitats.
They are everywhere.
Photo: Shaye Baker - They are everywhere.
It's time to go back, and I couldn't help but shoot more shots of this amazing place.
Photo: Shaye Baker - It's time to go back, and I couldn't help but shoot more shots of this amazing place.
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