Parachutist under ram-air canopy

Parachutist under ram-air canopy

T620/0097 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 42.7MB

Downloadable file size: 3.0MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator



Caption: A mid-air photograph of a sport skydiver descending under a ram-air parachute. The square parachute is shaped like an aerofoil when it is deployed, using the forward speed of the parachutist to keep it inflated. The parachute generates lift, and is highly manoeuvrable, allowing very precise landings to be made with the minimum impact force. Just behind the main canopy can be seen the small drogue canopy, used to drag the main parachute from the skydiver's back-pack during deployment.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: air, aviation, parachute, parachuting, ram-air, ram-air parachute, sport, technology, transport, transportation

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.