Hello Everyone. I'm new to the website and thought I would share my most recent project I finished. This is my 3rd diorama I have completed since joining the hobby 3 years ago. The SU-100 is Italeri and built out of the box. The figures are D[...]
To go along (abord :-) ) my recently finished Horsa glider (posted last month), I've been painting some airborne troops.
Not much to say about it, they are not very good, but there are not much on the market... And the 'artist'... well.[...]
So, I’m back with another midget submarine this time the German Biber from WW2. I don’t know what it is with these submarines but they just appeal to me and I have the utmost respect for the men that operated them.
As for the model, I’m happy t[...]
For the commemorations of the 75 years of the D-Day landings I've chosen ‘Operation Deadstick’, better known as the capture of ‘Pegasus Bridge’. The mission was vital to the success of Operation Tonga, the overall British airborne landings in[...]
A request was made for a few more pix of the Italeri H-21. Here they are.
This is the Italeri Piasecki (Boeing Vertol) H-21C Shawnee (US Army)/Workhorse (USAF), in 1/48th scale. The kit is relatively new, and comes with a nice PE fret, as well as a very comprehensive set of decals, allowing you to build three differen[...]
The A-7 Corsair II,sometimes known as the SLUF ,a double threat on the flight deck, with that gapping waist high intake, to the low hung engine exhaust. made hazardous to walk around. Seeing this on the shelf of Willis hobby's, I couldn't resist[...]
Photo collection of my page’s cover photo’s sake. Took few modelling liberties with this one, such as adorning it with my wife’s name, "Jules", as well as substituting the Typhoon’s 3-bladed prop for a 5-bladed prop from a Hawker Sea Fury which[...]
My very first Model painted with airbrush. Swiss Air Ambulance helicopter in service from the 70s till 90s.
In the early 1950's, the Portuguese Air Force received one Uh-19A to join three Grumman SA-16 “Albatross” and five B-17G. Togheter they will perform SAR missions on Azores Islands.
For some time she formed a 'trio' with one pilot (Cap. Peixoto [...]