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DESKTOP WALLPAPERS - OCTOBER 2008

Warbird Depot is proud to offer you the following desktop wallpapers. Feel free to download any of the Warbird Depot desktop wallpapers below for your own personal use, however, if you wish to publish them in any way, or require the original pictures, please e-mail Mark Watt.

 

 

1.

Brian Sanders flying the family's Hawker Sea Fury FB.11 "Argonaut" over Eagles Nest airport in Ione, CA. One in a long line of Sea Furies rebuilt and operated by Sanders Aeronautics "The Sea Fury Kings" over the years.

2.

The Commemorative Air Force's historic Douglas A-26B Invader "Lady Liberty", one of the few A-26's with WWII combat history, over the Texas oil fields at the 2007 FINA-CAF Airshow in Midland, TX.

3.

Air Marshall Cliff Spink (aka Herr Spink) flying Spitfire Ltd's Hispano HA-1112-M1L Buchon during the 2008 Flying Legends Airshow at Duxford Airfield, U.K.

4.

Mike DeMarino taking off in the Friedkin families Vought F4U-4 Corsair at the 2008 Planes of Fame Airshow in Chino, CA.

5.

Bill "Tiger" Destefani rounding pylon 2 in his highly modified N.A. P-51D Mustang "Strega" on his way to his 7th Unlimited Gold Race Championship at the 2008 National Championship Air Races in Reno, NV.

6.

John Muszala taking off in KILO-6's beautiful Grumman F7F-3 Tigercat "Bad Kitty" for an evening photo shoot with two other Tigercats at the 2008 National Championship Air Races in Reno, NV.

7.

Cam Harrod on final in his rare Fleet 16R Finch at the Tiger Boys Fly-In at Guelph, Ontario, Canada.

8.

Jon Sharp rounding pylon 2 in his record setting NXT "Nemesis" (qualifying at 409.297 mph) on the way to a first place finish in the Sport Class 'Super Sport Gold' race, at a speed of 392.252 mph, during the 2008 National Championship Air Races in Reno, NV.

9.

Steve Hinton taking off in the Planes of Fame Air Museum's Canadair T-33 Silver Star "Pacemaker", with Bob Cardin in the back seat, at the 2008 National Championship Air Races in Reno, NV.

10.

410 (TFT) Squadron, 4 Wing, CFB Cold Lake, AB CF-188 Hornet 188703 landing at Toronto's LBPIA after its demonstration flight at the 2008 Canadian National Exhibition Airshow.

11.

A Martinair B-767-300ER landing on runway 33L at Toronto's LBPIA.

12.

Torquil Norman's de Havilland DH.84A Dragon III landing at the 2008 Flying Legends Airshow at Duxford Airfield, U.K.
 

 

Below are instructions on how to download and install one of this month's desktop wallpapers.


WINDOWS Users

1.

Click on the resolution you wish to download - select the appropriate size for your display.

2.

A window with the full size image will be displayed.

3.

Click your right mouse button on the full-size image and select "Set as Background" or "Set as Wallpaper" from the pop-up menu to set the image as you desktop's wallpaper.


MACINTOSH OS 9x Users

1.

Click on the resolution you wish to download - select the appropriate size for your display.

2.

A larger version of the image will display.

3.

Under the File menu, select "Save As".

4.

Choose the folder you wish to save the picture in. We suggest the "Desktop Pictures" Folder (located in the Appearances folder section of your System folder. Be sure and select "Source" as the proper format at the bottom of the Dialog box.

5.

You can rename the file before you save it.

6.

After saving the picture, under the Apple menu, select "Control panels, Appearance." Select the "Desktop" tab.

7.

Activate the "Place Picture" button, (if you already have a photo displayed on your desktop, you'll need to "Remove Picture" first) and select the file you just saved from the "Choose A File" dialog box. Click on the "Choose" button.

8.

We suggest the "Center On Screen" or "Tile On Screen" choices for photo placement.

9.

Click on the "Set Desktop" button. Close the Appearance dialog box.


MACINTOSH OS X Users

1.

Select resolution

2.

Control click - select 'save image as', and save the image to your hard drive - it's suggested you save it to your 'Pictures' folder.

3.

For Mac OS X (10.3), go to System Preferences (on the Apple menu) and choose Desktop & Screen Saver (in Personal): Desktop (control-clicking the desktop and choosing Change Desktop Background... from the pop-up menu will also get you there), then click Choose Folder... (in the left panel) and select the folder in which you saved the picture. Click the picture in the right panel to display it as your desktop background. Recent versions of Mac OS X also provide options for displaying different pictures at different times.

 

 

 
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