RAAF Kittyhawk @ Australian War Memorial

muz2142

Regents Park, Australia

Artist's Description

516 views as at 28 January 2013.
This Curtiss P-40E Kittyhawk is on display in the Australian War Memorial, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia.

It is a veteran of the Milne Bay Campaign battle in Papua New Guinea during the Second Worl War.
The tail in the upper left is a Mitsubishi Zero fighter – the former mount of Japanese ace, Saburo Sakai.

The photo was taken with a Nikon D70 camera fitted with a Tamron AF Aspherical LD DiII SP 11-18mm 1:4.5-5.6 [IF] zoom lens.

The photo has been tweaked using Gimp software – brightness/contrast tool and sharpening filter.

277 views as at 4 April 2012.

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