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  1. gekho

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    Look what I have just found!!
     

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    II part
     

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    Have you ever heard about the "Porco Rosso"? It´s a famous anime very popular in Europe during the 90s. It seems the cartoonist is a great fan of planes and history. This is a small comic about the SCW and my fovourite bomber.

    Enjoy!!
     

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    Hmm...
    3-bladed props on those Condor Legion Bf109s...

    good find though, are we going to get another comic thread going?
     
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    Sure! If I find more I will post them
     
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    Are they new or older comics?

    THanks for sharing!!
     
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    They were drawn in the 80s
     
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    actual artwork!!! cool!!!
     
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    What is the problem with that? Condor Legion did operate Bf 109E, so the comic is historically accurate...
     
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    Cool comics. Thanks for posting. :)
     
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    Sweeeeet! Hope to see some more! Thanks for sharing mate!
     
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    That is pretty sweet!
     
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    #15 Frantish, Aug 16, 2010
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    Aaahhhhh.

    Porco Rosso (Crimson Pig)

    [​IMG]

    Hayao Miyazaki, the author, is the finest animation director, writer, author, artist, story teller the world has ever seen (sorry Walt Disney and Osamu Tezuka). His "cartoons" are better then all but the best live action movies!!!1!

    Of interest to all of here is his penchant (ability) to express in his art the feeling of flight! After watching his films, it was like I took a joy ride in an airplane.
    I like to say
    "If man was meant to fly he would have wings, but he does, just someone forgot to attach them"


    His ability to so easily express this comes from his childhood (from Wiki):
    and this is tidbits of his skill:

    Kaze Tachinu
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    A Trip to Tynemouth
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    I could go on all week about this incredible artist!!!
     
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    That is so fricken cool!!
     
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    I second that!
     
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    Excellent :D
     
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    good stuff...i am going to have to borrow it :D
     
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