Gallery of Beautiful Guns From Over the Years
By Ben Philippi
As a filmmaker and photographer for Guns.com, I’ve been fortunate to travel to every corner of America to attend gun shows, machine gun shoots and range days. I document unique, rare and fascinating guns. In some cases, I’m lucky enough to make videos about guns and their proud owners.
Check out some of the gorgeous guns I’ve captured over the years. If you want more info, click on the photographs to see corresponding videos.
The commemorative 1911 produced by American Legacy Firearms honoring the Second Amendment Foundation’s victories in protecting our freedom. (Photo: Ben Philippi/Guns.com)
Ruger Single-Nine .22 magnum revolver belonging to Ryan C. Bundy. Click on the photo to see the video. (Photo: Ben Philippi/Guns.com)
On top is British Lee Enfield No1 MkIII with a 7.5-inch barrel chambered in .303 British. Below is a Russian Mosin Nagant 91/30 chambered in 7.62x54R. Once rifles, both were made from de-milled rifle receivers that had been cut in half. They’re now considered pistols. (Photo: Ben Philippi/Guns.com)
Ruger Bisley Vaquero revolver belonging to Boge Quinn of Gunblast. He had it customized for the powerful .500 Linebaugh cartridge. Click on the photo to see the video. (Photo: Ben Philippi/Guns.com)
Sig Sauer P226 concealed in a carved-out book and kept at the