View Full Version : Old Time Air Races

06-02-2015, 02:41 PM
An old piece of work showing air racing from the 30's over the fields of Ohio.

06-02-2015, 04:55 PM
Lunatics the lot of them LOL.The one at the back looks like the the early beginnings of the Corsair from that angle.

06-02-2015, 05:01 PM
Excellent! I like your dynamic perspective. The way you handled the landscape below gives a great sense of motion & speed. And, of course, the planes are very well done.

Very nice!

06-02-2015, 07:47 PM
Trumper, I believe the end plane is a Seversky P35 if I remember correctly.

Thanks for your kind words, jritner.

06-03-2015, 03:29 PM
Nice work. Back in the day that would have been used in an advert for gasoline or rubber tyres or something. I always had a soft spot for the pre and post-war advert art. A relative had a big collection of National Geographic from the 50's and the art in those adverts was epic, you don't get that these days, more's the pity.

06-03-2015, 06:35 PM
Thanks Paul, I too used to love that type of art.

06-03-2015, 08:16 PM
nice , very clean and professional piece of art!--- two thumbs up! :thumbsup::thumbsup:

06-04-2015, 01:13 PM
Thanks so much, Roback.