Detail of a Turbine
Detail of a Turbine

The concentric circles in the midst of leading lines formed by the fins are the basis of this composition. The numbering on the fins also adds interest.

Lines and Tones
Lines and Tones

This is actually part of a large artistic display at the museum, but what caught my attention were the different tones of the "fins" in the midst of lines formed by the enclosing "cage" and on the background wall.

Detail of Propeller
Detail of Propeller

The bold red colour grabs the eye here and is supported by leading lines from the propellers.

Copper Coloured Engine
Copper Coloured Engine

There are several engines on display at the museum, but I found this one particularly attractive because of the stunning copper colour.

Detail of Engine Pistons
Detail of Engine Pistons

This is another of the engines at the museum, where I've sought to draw attention to the circular shapes and radiating lines.

Engine Exhausts
Engine Exhausts

This engine was part of a display and what particularly interested me was the discolouring caused by the hot exhaust.

Detail of a Lancaster Bomber
Detail of a Lancaster Bomber

This is only one small part of a complete Lancaster bomber at the museum. The discolouring of the metal and the triangular shapes formed by the shadows are what caught my eye.

Wooden Propeller
Wooden Propeller

Many vintage aircraft are on display at the museum, and harken back to an era of craftmanship. The beauty of the wood is the main feature of this propeller.

Detail of a Turbine
Lines and Tones
Detail of Propeller
Copper Coloured Engine
Detail of Engine Pistons
Engine Exhausts
Detail of a Lancaster Bomber
Wooden Propeller
Detail of a Turbine

The concentric circles in the midst of leading lines formed by the fins are the basis of this composition. The numbering on the fins also adds interest.

Lines and Tones

This is actually part of a large artistic display at the museum, but what caught my attention were the different tones of the "fins" in the midst of lines formed by the enclosing "cage" and on the background wall.

Detail of Propeller

The bold red colour grabs the eye here and is supported by leading lines from the propellers.

Copper Coloured Engine

There are several engines on display at the museum, but I found this one particularly attractive because of the stunning copper colour.

Detail of Engine Pistons

This is another of the engines at the museum, where I've sought to draw attention to the circular shapes and radiating lines.

Engine Exhausts

This engine was part of a display and what particularly interested me was the discolouring caused by the hot exhaust.

Detail of a Lancaster Bomber

This is only one small part of a complete Lancaster bomber at the museum. The discolouring of the metal and the triangular shapes formed by the shadows are what caught my eye.

Wooden Propeller

Many vintage aircraft are on display at the museum, and harken back to an era of craftmanship. The beauty of the wood is the main feature of this propeller.

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