Book cover - Classic Props In Camera Vol 3 - Author Mike

Classic Props In Camera Vol 3

Author Mike

  • Release Date: 1999-06-01
  • Genre: Transportation

Classic Props In Camera Vol 3 Summary


Classic Props In Camera Vol 3 - Do you remember the big windows and wide seats of the Vickers Viscount and Convair-Liners? The opening noses of the Bristol Freighters and Carvairs used on the cross-channel car ferry services by air? These memories of travel by classic propliner are celebrated in this all-colour photo book, and the photos are were all taken in the 1950s and 1960s, exclusively on Kodachrome slide film.

This books features photos of classic airliners from the 1950s and 1960s including Douglas DC-3, DC-4, DC-6, DC-7 Seven Seas, Vickers Viscount and Vanguard, Lockheed Constellation, Bristol Britannia and Freighter, the Convair-Liners, and others.

Whether you are an avid modeller, connected with aviation, or just interested in the beauty and mystique of classic airliners, this books aims to deliver classic colour photos presented to the highest standard possible, complete with interesting captions.

Most of the photos were taken in Europe after World War Two, and companies like Dan-Air, Channel Airways, BKS, Skyways, Air Charter, Silver City Airways, Derby Airways, Air Links, Morton Air Services,  Air Spain, Globe Air, Tellair, UAT, and others, are all represented on the pages of this book as a reminder of what air transport represented in those by-gone days.

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