Just Like The Real Thing

The images on this page are all modified pictures of my 1/72 models, placed against a more realistic background.

Some are simply superimposed on the sky, whilst others have replaced real aircraft in an underlying photograph.

Avro Lancaster B.III (Special), 617 Sqn RAF, Dambusters, May 1943

Handley Page HP52 Hampden, 49 Sqn, RAF Bomber Command, Scampton 1940.

Fairey Swordfish Mk.1. 815 Sqn FAA, HMS ILLUSTRIOUS, Taranto, 1940


Fairey Fulmar Mk1, 803 Sqn FAA, HMS FORMIDABLE, Mediterranean, April 1941.

Fairey Fulmar Mk1

Fairey Fulmar Mk1

Fairey Firefly Mk 1, 1771 Sqn FAA, HMS IMPLACABLE, British Pacific Fleet, Truk Lagoon, 1940.

Fairey Firefly 1

Fairey Firefly 1

Grumman Wildcat MkV - 881/896 Sqn FAA, HMS PURSUER, Operation TUNGSTEN, February 1944.

Grumman Wildcat IV, 896 Sqn Fleet Air Arm, HMS PURSUER Operation TUNGSTEN

General Motors FM2 Wildcat VI - 882 Sqn HMS SEARCHER, British East Indies Fleet, August 1945

Grumman / General Motors Wildcat VI


Grumman A-6E Intruder - VA-36 "Roadrunners", USS Theodore Roosevelt, Op Desert Storm, 1991

Grumman A-6E Intruder

Hawker Siddeley Sea Vixen FAW Mk2 - 899 NAS, HMS EAGLE 1974

Sea Vixen

 Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning 2 Joint Strike Fighter


Boeing F-32 Joint Strike Fighter

F-32B Joint Strike Fighter

Bristol Type 156 Beaufighter TF. X, 236 Sqn RAF Coastal Command, RAF North Coates 1944.

Beaufighter TF.X  236 Sqn RAF Coastal Command  - Airfix 1/72

Dassault Mirage 2000C - Escadron de Chasse 1/5 Vendee, Armee de l'Air, 1989.

Mirage 2000c

McDonnell-Douglas/BAC F-4K Phantom - 767 Sqn RNAS Yeovilton, 1976.

Fujimi F-4K Phantom

Horten Ho-229/Gotha Go228 V7 Nachtjager - Reichs Antarktika Luft Korp, 1947 (What-if?).


Link to Horten "What-if" back-story


Lockheed F-104C Starfighter - 479 TFW, Vietnam, 1965.

F-104C Starfighter


Hawker P.1154 RN Osprey/Sea Harrier. 804 Sqn Fleet Air Arm, HMS HERMES, 1978 (What-if?).

P.1154 RN

P.1154 RN

P.1154 RN

P.1154 RN

P.1154 RN

Lippisch P.13a

Fairey Delta 2

Fairey Delta 2


Handley Page/Scottish Aviation/British Aerospace Jetstream T.2, 750 Sqn RNAS Yeovilton 1986.

BAe Jetstream T.2

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