Today I photographed Maryem Blayber,
Today I photographed Maryem Blayber, her story was an interesting one, although not what I expected and strictly speaking not in the same "box" as the other women in the... Read more
Next Photo Shoot Confirmed
I have some news about my next photo shoot. After a mess-up with scheduling which resulted in one old veteran changing her mind about being photographed, I have another shoot... Read more
More Women from WWII to Photograph
Today I received a list of five women who were active in one way or another in WWIII in the region I am currently staying in. The next step is... Read more
No Women Pilots, But Almost the Same Thing
In the long time since I last made an update, I have photographed seven women in Ukraine who were active in WWII as Soviet partisans, soldiers, aircrew and two who... Read more
I have been doing a lot of reading and note-taking of late. These womens' stories are very interesting to put it mildly. Easily on par with the mens'... Read more
Women Soviet Pilots - September Update
In a nutshell:
- I have found useable recent images of former Soviet women pilots who fought in WWII.
- I have found a good collection of more... Read more
Soviet Pilots of WWII Update - April 2014
I apologise for my tardiness in updating of late but I've been scratching my head about what I'm going to do. I have some thoughts and I shall put... Read more
Women Combat Pilots of WWII Update December 2013
A quick update for you. I am now onboard with a publisher for the book and this will include a professionally made eBook with all the images and... Read more
Time for an update.
There were six surviving former Soviet women pilots from WWII when I posted this project back in August and now there are only four,... Read more
WWII Women Pilot Update
I am long overdue for an update - the current status is as follows.
I have located all the surviving women pilots who fought in WWII and I shall be... Read more
A Fascinating Journey Ahead
A big thanks from the bottom of my heart to all of you who supported my project. This is very exciting.
I have a big job ahead of me, but... Read more
This is great! 3 Hours to go - last push
This is great! Thanks to you guys, I can now get out there and make some stuff happen. I'm very excited about this.
Three hours to go. Please can I... Read more
Thanks so much to you all.
Well I am so pleased I'm smiling from ear to ear.
It's late here now and I'm going to bed, but just wanted to thank everyone, not least of all... Read more
Wow! The last few hours have been amazing. The number of pledges coming in has snowballed.
Thank you everyone. I am very excited and have everything crossed. I really want... Read more
Women Combat Pilots of WWII
Thanks once again for your support.
There is only a day to go now and I would be very pleased if you could once again tell everyone you... Read more
New York Times
Once again thank you everyone for your support. I am also touched by your messages. I have been doing this in isolation for so long it is very nice to... Read more