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Zeppelin Artwork

Via my friend Nick’s blog I found the following magnificient artwork by Remton. Please pay him a visit his page on Deviant Art. It is titled “Luftflotte” and this says it all: Just notice the details, the woman (possibly a pilot) is wearing a headband with an Iron Cross and …

Unapologetic Patriotism in Germany

A while ago, I ranted about Germans being completely devoid of patriotic feelings. Well, it seems we are changing. Right now the FIFA Word Cup is on (I guess you noticed…) and Germany is once again all coloured black, red and gold, people are going around with painted faces, flags …

A different kind of Zeppelin

In this post I posted an image of the classic Maybach Zeppelin. It seems there is a new. more moderen, less classic version out: I guess this Zeppelin is beyond what most of us can afford. It still looks slightly Dieselpunk, despite its modernity. And no, I am not dreaming …

Zeppelin NT in flight

The following images were taken a few weeks back already. I just had misplaced the USB-cable for my phone during the move, so their publication was delayed. Anyway, here are some more pictures of the tiny modern brother of the magnificent Hindenburg:

The Zeppelin relocates to a new base

My wife (and therefor my son) and me are moving house. This is my last entry before we move and I do not know if the connection in the new house is up by the 10th (it should be). So, good bye for now and I shall leave you with …

Another unfulfilled vision

On this blog I have on a number of occasions shown examples of things that were supposed to happen or be available in the future but never did or were. Here’s another one. It’s a bit different since it concerns a new use for a giant Zeppelin, which were available …

The Hindenburg – More original footage

Another video with original footage of the iconic Hindenburg. All the fotage is from a visit to New York (obviously prior to her crash). I think this is one of the most dieselpunk real life videos I have ever seen. Please enjoy it and the beautiful swing music.