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Shot down at Dunkirk

By johnke
Good Morning to everyone, Thank you for your very kind comments on my last

upload and a special thank you Jenn for the UA.

The first flight of this famous spitfire was to Dunkirk where it was shot down

The Pilot survived and was taken to Colditz, Geoffrey Stevenson.

50 years later they recovered Spitfire QV on the beach at Dunkirk

and rebuilt the Aircraft...

I have tried to Present it as it would have looked years ago

Tags: Photo journalism General Spitfire Battle of britain Dunkirk Spitfire QV

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kaybee Plus
17 7.9k 26 Scotland
13 Aug 2021 7:34AM
No distractions, perfect shutter speed for the prop speed, wonderful treatment.
The only thing missing is the magnificent sound .... but you can't do anything about that.
13 Aug 2021 7:50AM
Very atmospheric......
capto Plus
9 6.8k 25 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2021 8:53AM
A wonderful piece of history.Smile
13 Aug 2021 9:08AM
Great shot and processing,
sparrowhawk Plus
12 282 2 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2021 9:16AM
a stunner
johnsd Plus
15 4 2 Scotland
13 Aug 2021 9:17AM
A very special image John, nicely done.
Also a very interesting narrative.
13 Aug 2021 9:19AM
Excellent work John, super image,
Great John ... lovely work
dark_lord Plus
17 2.8k 784 England
14 Aug 2021 1:40PM
As kaybee says.
bliba Plus
15 2 Austria
16 Aug 2021 9:02AM
fine work

cheers for your UA

Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
16 Aug 2021 6:25PM
Impressive craft. Beautiful composition,
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