iModeler Photo Collections

New and historic photograph collections

Wings Over Houston - 2021

A few images from last weekend. I'll admit, I was a bit rusty since I did not shoot much if anything last year and this year. Tested out a Sigma 60-600mm Sport lens on Friday and Sunday. Wow, it's pretty awesome! Will have to add it to [...]

Not 1, But 2 Aviation Usk 1/72 Ki-10 Perrys

Aviation Usk was a short run maker in Usk, Nebraska. Their boxes were colorful and they always included a candy treat inside and a short note. Just like Rareplanes and other vacu-form makers they made kits of unusual subjects. I have no [...]

RC - Airshow MG Huttwil Schweiz

Once again it was time after the Corona break, kerosene, engine noise, friends from near and far. The models were given to the element between earth and sky. more pictures here:

Training of the Patrouille Suisse

Finally kerosene again and to hear the music from the engines is just great, here you can see some pictures and further pictures on: Have fun looking at the pictures

Airplane porn! TVAL 20-21 Season at Hood Aerodrome

Here are 500 hi-rez photos by James Fahey of flight operations at Hood Aerodrome. You are authorized to download for personal use only. Click the download arrow to get a full-size shot. [...]

Unusual bunker camouflage – Stützpunkt Krimhild

During my recent long weekend in the province of Zeeland, Netherlands, I was pleasantly surprised by the numerous bunkers of the second world war which were still present. I did now that in the Netherlands we still had quite some bunkers [...]

When old modeler's retire

These are photos of my fathers collection in his 'man cave' out the back of his garage. He has been modeling since he was young and would have made his first kit back in the 1950s. He has finally decided that its time for his collection to [...]

Mirage F.1CG Walkaround

Hi everyone! Here are a few mostly close-up shots of two HAF Mirage F.1CGs. The HAF Mirage F.1CGs equipped the 342 and 334 All Weather Squadrons. A peculiarity of the HAF F.1CG was that they used the American Sidewinder air-to-air missile. [...]

F-102A Walkaround

Hi everyone! Descended from the plans of Dr. Alexander Lippisch, the Convair F-102 Delta Dagger was an American interceptor aircraft that was built as part of the backbone of the United States Air Force's air defenses in the late 1950s. [...]

C-47 Walkaround

Hi everyone! I had the chance to spend some time near HAF's C-47, s/n KK156. This was the last flying HAF C-47, meticulously maintained, til its last flight that took place sometime around 2010, or even before... Since then, it resides in [...]