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See if you can spot the armed camouflaged Marine watching you

Camouflage effectiveness

DID YOU SEE HIM?

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He’s so good that it’s almost impossible to spot him, even when he’s directly in front of the camera.

Effective camouflage can be the difference between life and death in a combat situation. And for US Marine Brent Downing, camouflage is also an art. An expert in camouflage techniques, Downing runs a YouTube segment called the “Camouflage Effectiveness Series” in which he documents techniques from militaries around the world.

Word of the Day: 27 February 2016


SORTIE

In military aviation, a sortie is a combat mission of an individual aircraft, starting when the aircraft takes off and ending on its return. For example, one mission involving six aircraft would tally six sorties.

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Image of the Day: 27 February 2016


Barret .50 Cal Muzzle Blast

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