How a photo from 1944 tells a whole story

The reason why I take pictures is to capture a moment that otherwise goes by so quickly. Preferably these pictures also tell a story. The example below is of course not my photo as it’s made in 1944, but it shows how much one picture can tell about the past. The picture comes from a…

Crimson Skies

Today is an import day in gaming history. At least it is to me. Because today it’s 15 years ago that Crimson Skies came out. The computergame had an alternate history in which the USA fell apart after World War One. Set in the alternate thirties, different air pirates tried to gaine control over the the…

The Flying Ford Pinto

This project of making a flying Ford Pinto unfortunately never took off, and even today flying cars are something of the future. But this video is certainly worth a look to get inspired!

The DC3 left on a black beach in Iceland

The DC-3 that crashed in Iceland in 1973 is well known. Every tourist passing by the town of Vik has a stop to see the remains of the plane on the black beach. It was a bit of a hassle to get there with our minivan, but totally worth it! The plane crashed but the…