has been photographing restored World War II airplanes around
the world since he first saw a Confederate Airforce Show
in 1974. A resident of San Francisco, he is the author of
three highly successful books, GHOSTS: A Time Remembered,
GHOSTS: Vintage Aircraft of World War II and GHOSTS
of the Skies: Aviation in the Second World War.
book, GHOSTS of the Skies: Aviation in the Second World
War, was released in commemoration of the end of the
Second World War and is a remarkable tribute to the unforgettable
planes that won the war and the courageous men who flew
them. Mr. Makanna is also the creator of the world's most
popular aviation wall calendar, GHOSTS: A Time Remembered.