Friday, May 28, 2010

HMS Belfast in Japan 1951

It took a while to ID the HMS Belfast, but behind it is CV-45 USS Valley Forge. I believe it is a light cruiser from the Royal Navy. Photographed transitting the Yokasuka Harbor in 1951 by my father Joseph Meinhard.

Thursday, May 27, 2010

Distant Storm

As viewed from Selfridge ANGB, this distant storm went south from Wayne County into Lake Erie. Here are the various stages of its development. There was very little lighting with this storm.