Author Archives: Oleg Volk

“Long guns in the mighty .45ACP”

Dillon Blue Press, page 79.

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Test photos of a new model.

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Catching up on movie reviews

Der Hauptmann (The Captain) is a recent German movie about the real-life deserter who impersonated an officer and ended up building a team of psychopathic underlings for murdering (mostly) prisoners. Excellent acting, good visuals, poor special effects. The Homesman is … Continue reading

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Vintage visions.

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“Now is the winter of our well-wishing…”

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New textures added to the image library for designers.

Click for 1600px wide versions. As usual, higher resolution images are available on request.

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Portraits new and old.

2014 photos, just edited. This week’s portraits.

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Cardboard targets and modular stands: new on AllOutdoor

Cardboard targets from the steel specialists.

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Winning attitude

Ten minutes after the three-day World Rimfire Challenge marksmanship event wrapped up, the skies opened up. Rain fell hard and fast, causing some flash flooding. As the event organizers were dismantling the camp, I noticed these two girls and a … Continue reading

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Vintage portrait

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Vintage fashion

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Vicious enforcement of arbitrary laws.

The utterly illogical and pointless nature of the US gun laws can be illustrated with this simple example. Let’s take a gun owner who has an AR15 rifle. Since barrels are available in different lengths, the owner pays a $200 … Continue reading

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Q100 pistol review: new on Dillon Blue Press

See page 78 of the most recent Blue Press for the detailed review.

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More portraits.

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Selecting a barrel for S&W Victory .22: new on AllOutdoor

The long and the short of it.

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Slim, yet powerful.

That also describes her Sig P365.

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Portraits

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New articles

Windham 224 varmint rifle in Dillon Blue Press, page 40. (Just photos) Remington R5 in Tactical Life.

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Random strangers on camera

On my way back from Pyramyd Air Cup 2018, I took a snapshot of a young child at Columbus airport. The eye-tracking feature of my new Sony camera worked extremely well, getting the focus just right even at 2.8 fairly … Continue reading

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Today’s photos, the first two edits.

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