Friday, 21 July 2017

Hertfordshire & Essex Harvest Time

It's that time of the year again bringing in the harvest. So over the next week or so I will be trying to get a few shots of the ripe crop and the combines at work. I love the colours of the country at this time of the year.
Field of corn ready to be combined with tracks

Field of corn ready to be combined

Ear of corn

Close up of ear of corn

Corn field with tram lines leading to trees

Ripe corn field

tractor tracks in the corn

Combine off loading the crop

Combine comming towards me

Combine harvester at work

Combine harvester working hard

© Lionel Callow 2017

Saturday, 8 July 2017

Duxford in B&W

A few shots in mono from last week's visit to Duxford and the departure of the BBMF Lancaster after it's major overhaul. See my two previous posts.
BBMF Lancaster Aircraft Nose

T6 Harvard aircraft

P51D Mustang aircraft

P51D Mustang Aircraft Cockpit

P51D Mustang aircraft taking off

T6 Harvard aircraft taxiing

Hispano Buchon aircraft taxiing

Hispano Buchon aircraft taxiing

BBMF Lancaster aircraft taxiing

BBMF Lancaster aircraft taxiing

BBMF Lancaster aircraft pre flight checks

Lancaster aircraft starting take off

Notice the Hare bottom right.
Lancaster aircraft at Duxford taking off

© Lionel Callow 2017

Tuesday, 4 July 2017

Duxford Airfield


Whilst I was waiting for the Lancaster to be fixed (see my previous post) I took a few shots of some of the other aircraft that were flying.

T6 Harvard AJ841 

T6 Harvard pre flight checklist at  Duxford

T6 Harvard taxing for takeoff

T6 Harvard tanding at Duxford

413318 P51D Mustang

P51 Mustang at Duxford

P51 Mustang taxing

P51 Mustang cockpit
 
P51 Mustang Taxing at Duxford

T-28A Trojan TL692 17692

T-28A Trojan at Duxford


North American T-6 Texan SNJ-5 3072


T6 Harvard

T6 Harvard pre flight checks

T6 Harvard ready for departure

Hispano Buchon

 “The Buchon is essentially a Rolls-Royce Merlin-engined Messerschmitt Bf109”

Hispano Buchon Spanish Messershmitt BF109

Hispano Buchon Spanish Messershmitt BF109
Hispano Buchon

Hispano Buchon Spanish Messershmitt BF109

Hispano Buchon Spanish Messershmitt BF109

© Lionel Callow 2017