Getting a good photo of a cockpit is a challenge for most photographers, but not for Dan Patterson, the best in his field at this demanding work. Donald Nijboer’s excellent text, amplified by meaningful quotes, makes this a book to buy for the home library, and perhaps more important, as a gift for someone you’re trying to interest […]
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Reviews for Fighting Cockpits!
Early reviews for Fighting Cockpits are in and the response is overwhelming! The range of warbirds covered by Fighting Cockpits is truly amazing. Copious “Pilot Impressions” give the reader a first person glimpse of strapping on many of the most famous warbirds. Dan Patterson’s imagery puts the reader in the cockpit. Not easy with such cramped […]
Book Launch! Monday June 20th.
Join me Monday June 20th at the Federal Restaurant 1438 Dundas St West, Toronto for the launch of Fighting Cockpits. Festivities start at 7:30.
Fighting Cockpits available June 1st.
New Cockpit Book!
Dan Patterson and I have embarked on a new cockpit book project. The publisher is Zenith Press and the title is, Fighting Cockpits – World War I to the Present. It will feature 50 cockpits, archival photos and hopefully a pilot’s perspective for each cockpit. Most of the cockpits will be shot in the USAAF […]