TP-47G Thunderbolt 42-25068/WZ-? by Colin Smedley

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The Fighter Collection’s rare WW2 razorback Jug “Snafu” takes off for its long-awaited public debut at Duxford’s Flying Legends.

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My real name is Colin but most people know me as Oscar. I took my first photos in the early 1950s and my favorite subjects are aircraft, natural history, trucks and traction engines. I use Canon EOS cameras and a mix of Canon and Sigma lenses. My website URL is

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  • Edward Denyer
    Edward Denyerabout 2 years ago

    Excellent shot Colin. What day was you there? – Ted

  • Thanks Ted! I was there on Sunday – you had to be pretty slick to catch the rare moments of good light!

    – Colin Smedley

  • Colin J Williams Photography
    Colin J Willia...about 2 years ago

    Nice One

  • Thanks Colin. It’s a beautiful aeroplane, terrific restoration job. It sounds good, too!

    – Colin Smedley

  • Spencer Trickett
    Spencer Trickettabout 2 years ago

    Crackin’ shot Colin!

  • Thanks for the appreciation Spencer!

    – Colin Smedley

  • Delfino
    Delfinoabout 2 years ago

    Very nice take with the good light and the clouds in the background!

  • Thanks a lot Delfino!

    – Colin Smedley

  • Glenn Cecero
    Glenn Ceceroabout 2 years ago

    Amazing shot of the Thunderbolt! Wonderfully done!

  • Thank you Glenn for your comment and favouriting.

    – Colin Smedley

  • Colin J Williams Photography
    Colin J Willia...over 1 year ago

    Yep I was there on Sunday Tooo !

    Brilliant Work !

  • Colin J Williams Photography
    Colin J Willia...over 1 year ago

    The Corgi 1.72 Model is Teriffic !!

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