High Definition Wallpapers

High definition wallpapers

We've built this website to bring you all the new backgrounds and high definition wallpapers of 2013. We're constantly updating this website with more wallpapers and HD images making sure your computer desktop is always looking its best. You can browse the wallpapers by category via the sidebar or see the latest wallpapers below, alternatively you'll find plenty of nature wallpaper backgrounds over at our nature wallpaper site. You might also want to check out the popular wallpaper download page.

July 24th, 2014

Pride of a Nation

This is a truly awesome image for you all. It shows the combined might of a nation on exercise in the Pacific near Guam; three¬† American aircraft carriers (The USS Kitty Hawk, USS Enterprise and USS John C. Stennis) in formation, with destroyers and frigates on the flanks and two attack subs proudly leading the […]

Exercise Valiant Shield wraps up
July 23rd, 2014

HMS Victory

HMS Victory, Nelson’s legendary flagship at Trafalgar, was a 100-gun first-rate ship of the line, built in 1765 and remaining in service to this day. With over 800 men aboard, conditions were cramped and battles were fierce and brutal. Cannons fired, muskets flashed and men, including Lord Nelson himself, succumbed to mortal wounds. This image […]

HMS Victory
July 22nd, 2014

HMS King George V

We continue our ships theme with another mighty warship, this time the HMS King George V, a super-dreadnought battleship built just prior to World War Two. Her main armament is clearly visible in it’s unusual arrangement of a quad-turret with a twin turret superfiring over it. The quad turrets were an innovative way to save […]

HMS King George V
July 21st, 2014

Turning Into the Wind

We’re back with another great ship wallpaper for you, this time featuring the mighty aircraft carrier USS Enterprise, CVN-65, on patrol in the Persian Gulf. In this image, the venerable carrier is turning hard to port to bring her bows into the wind, a necessary move prior to launching aircraft from her catapults. The extreme […]

Turning Into the Wind
July 20th, 2014

Launching Fighters

We’re back to our Ships theme today, with this great HD wallpaper showing an F/A-18 multirole fighter launching from the USS Ronald Reagan, CVN-76. The fighter has launched from the midships catapults, and the still-raised blast deflector is visible next to an E-2C Hawkeye radar aircraft being readied for launch. Other F/A-18′s of the carrier’s […]

Ronal Reagan Launches Fighters
July 19th, 2014

F-15 Breaking the Sound Barrier

We’re back to our Planes category with another stunning and perfectly-timed image of an American F-15 fighter jet, this time just as it’s breaking the sound barrier. The build-up of pressure and sound waves from the jet’s flight has gathered into that weird looking disc of water vapour around the fighter’s rear. in a fraction […]

F-15 Sound Barrier
July 18th, 2014

The ISS

In this, our latest HD wallpaper, we see man’s greatest current endeavor in space, the International Space Station, a huge structure of metal and plastic in low Earth orbit. At the left and right at the enormous solar panel arrays that provide essential power for the station, whilst at the centre are the habitable modules. […]

ISS
July 17th, 2014

Space Shuttle Launch

We have another great Hd wallpaper here for you today, this time showing on of NASA’s famous Space Shuttles during a launch. The raw power of the extra rocket boosters is clear, while the Shuttle’s own main engines is less clear. This is because the Shuttle’s main engines burn much hotter and more cleanly, creating […]

Space Shuttle Launch
July 16th, 2014

Atlantis Returns

No, I don’t mean the lost city. This is our latest HD wallpaper fro the Space category, and it shows the Space Shuttle Atlantis gliding in towards a landing after a successful mission in orbit. The marvel that is the Space Shuttle is clearly on display: a spacecraft that can return, land like an aircraft […]

Atlantis Landing
July 15th, 2014

Returning to Orbit

Today we have another beautiful space wallpaper for you. This great shot shows the Apollo 11 Lunar Module’s Ascent stage moving back into orbit to rendezvous with Michael Collins in the waiting Command Module. Below is the desolate Lunar surface, bu in the distance the half-sphere of Earth rises majestically over the horizon, reminding the […]

Returning to Orbit
July 14th, 2014

Man on the Moon

Today we have another classic Hd Space wallpaper for you. This time it’s a stunning picture from the Apollo 11 mission, the first manned landing on the Moon’s surface. In the wallpaper we see Lunar Module Pilot Buzz Aldrin next to the flag he just planted. Off to the left you can see the LEM, […]

Apollo 11 on the Surface
July 13th, 2014

Liftoff!

This is our latest Hd Space wallpaper, it shows a truly breathtaking sight: the mighty Saturn-V rocket at liftoff, carrying one of the Apollo missions to the Moon. This was the largest and most powerful rocket ever put into service, standing 110 metres tall and weighing just over 3,000 tonnes fully fueled. This amazing image […]

SAturb V Liftoff
July 12th, 2014

The Horsehead Nebula

There is possibly no more famous nebula in space than the great Horsehead Nebula, so named because of the random swirls of gas appearing like a horse’s head…yeah, astronomers aren’t the most imaginative when it comes to names. This stunning wallpaper shows not only the Horsehead Nebula itself to the right of centre, but also […]

The Horsehead and the Flame Nebulae
July 11th, 2014

The Pillars of Creation

We continue our space theme with an iconic, and incredible, image. This is the famous Pillars of Creation, part of the Eagle Nebula (otherwise known as Messier 16). The Pillars are so-called because they are vast clouds of gas and dust (several light-years across) within which brand-new stars are forming. Within those pillars new solar […]

The Pillars of Creation
July 10th, 2014

M51, the Whirlpool Galaxy

Today we kick of a new Space category and what better way to start than this absolutely stunning HD image of Messier 51, better known as the Whirlpool Galaxy. This giant spiral galaxy has a structure very similar to our own Milky Way, and as you can see is interacting and absorbing a neighboring smaller […]

Messier 51
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