RENEGADE BREAKS IN by SMOKEYDOGSOCKS
Clear

Currently unavailable for purchase



AS A FLIGHT OF T-34’S RETURN FROM THEIR PRACTICE MISSION, A NORTH AMERICAN P-51 “RENEGADE BREAKS IN” AND STARTS A HOSTILE PURSUITE. THE T-34’S ARE UNARMED SINCE THEY WERE ON A PRACTICE FLIGHT AND THE RENEGADE IS HUNGRY FOR A KILL. AS THE P-51 COMES AROUND THE THREE T-34’S TRY TO BREAK AND RUN WHILE THEY ARE STILL IN ONE PIECE. THEY KNOW THAT IF THE MUSTANG GETS ON THEIR TALES, IT’S CURTAINS FOR ALL THREE OF THEM. THIS PHOTO STARTED AS A COPIED IMAGE FROM THE FLIGHT SIMULATOR X PROGRAM THAT I SAVED INTO MY AIRCRAFT FILE. THEN I TOOK THAT IMAGE AND STRAIGHTENED THE HORIZON WITH A SLIGHT CROP, THEN I CUT AND PASTED ONE T-34 IMAGE FROM A PHOTO I TOOK YEARS AGO AT THE NUT TREE AIR EXPO IN VACAVILLE, CALIFORNIA. BY CHANGING THE ANGLES AND SIZES A LITTLE BIT, I WAS ABLE TO MAKE IT LOOK LIKE THERE ARE THREE T-34’S INSTEAD OF JUST ONE, WHEN IN REALITY, THERE ISN’T EVEN A P-51 THERE. IT TOO WAS A COMPUTER GENERATED IMAGE. EVEN THE LANDSCAPE IS COMPUTER GENERATED BY FLIGHT SIMULATOR X. IT IS ACTUALLY SUPPOSED TO BE LAKE BERRYESSA. IT IS ONLY 20 MILES FROM MY HOUSE AND IT ACTUALLY EXSISTS. I WAS ABLE TO PROGRAM TRAVIS AFB AS MY TAKE OFF POINT, SO THE COMPUTER GENERATED THE AREA AROUND TRAVIS. IT IS FUN FLYING AROUND A COMPUTER AND RECOGNIZING LANDMARKS THAT I GREW UP AROUND. HECK, I EVEN FLEW OVER MY FISHING HOLE ON MONTEZUMA SLOUGH AND THEN I FLEW UNDER THE GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE AND THE RIO VISTA BRIDGE ON THE SACRAMENTO RIVER.

Comments

  • mrehere
    mrehereover 6 years ago

    Well done!

  • THANK YOU MRE, I APPRECIATE THE COMPLIMENT. BOB

    – SMOKEYDOGSOCKS

  • Albert1000
    Albert1000over 6 years ago

    Wow, very nice.

  • THANKS ALBERT, YOUR COMPLIMENTS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME. BOB

    – SMOKEYDOGSOCKS

  • Woodie
    Woodieover 6 years ago

    Hi Bob
    you have put a lot of work into this and it worked really well.
    Cheers Neil

  • THANKS NEIL. AT FIRST I WASN’T SURE WHAT I WAS GOING TO DO WITH THE MUSTANG, I JUST HAPPENED TO THINK ABOUT THE NUT TREE SHOTS AND I FIGURED THE T-34 WOULD WORK THE BEST, RATHER THAN ANOTHER MUSTANG. BOB

    – SMOKEYDOGSOCKS

  • Angel Perry
    Angel Perryover 6 years ago

    AWESOME! Love the colors.

  • THANKS ANGEL. YOUR COMPLIMENTS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME AS WELL. YOU SHOULD SEE THE PAINT JOB ON THE FULL SCALE P-51 VOODOO. I HAVE SOME REAL PHOTOS OF IT, TALK ABOUT COLORS. BOB

    – SMOKEYDOGSOCKS

desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait

10%off for joining

the Redbubble mailing list

Receive exclusive deals and awesome artist news and content right to your inbox. Free for your convenience.