Article Directory: Diorama

Representing reality in miniature.

Gaga Dioramas

by Rob Pollock on October 11, 2016 in Diorama -- 10 Comments

Have a look at the work of Marcel Ackle. He’s from Switzerland and creates great looking dioramas. His interview on the massive voodoo site is here He also has his own blog at (English translation available). Great ideas […]



by Dirk Derks on October 3, 2016 in Diorama -- 10 Comments

The Creators: The diorama was made by Luc de Dapper, chairman of the Eeklo (Belgium) scale model club and Marc De Greave, famous in Belgium for its ability to create figurines, starting from a bended paperclip. The intention was to […]

Full Metal Jacket

by Thomas Sweeney on September 14, 2016 in Diorama -- 5 Comments

I made this scene a few years ago after seeing the movie. It’s the scene when Joker finds Cowboy meet animal and celebrates a dead VC birthday. I hope you enjoy it Thanks for looking Tom


All or Nothing

by Rob Pollock on September 10, 2016 in Diorama -- 22 Comments

The Battle of Chancellorsville, April 27-May 6,1863. On the morning of (May) 2nd (the Eighth) re-joined the brigade, and with the Seventeenth Pennsylvania Cavalry was formed in an open field in rear of General Sickle’s line of battle. “As I […]


Help needed

by Thomas Sweeney on September 3, 2016 in Diorama -- 11 Comments

I made two flight decks One painted blue because I read that in the early years of WWII the Navy painted their flight decks blue for camo because the sea is blue The second one is what color is what […]

1st Battalion 13th Marines, Khe Sanh, 1968. 105 mm howitzer

by Thomas Sweeney on August 30, 2016 in Diorama -- 10 Comments

Thanks for looking Tom


Oooh S**t!

by René Hieronymus on August 28, 2016 in Diorama -- 15 Comments

Something like this can ruin your whole day… Scale 1:72 nothing else matters I think the title for this little dio doesn’t need any explanation The inspiration for this build came once again due to a picture which I found […]


Crossing Over

by Rob Pollock on August 26, 2016 in Diorama -- 26 Comments

This is the companion piece to the recently posted “Last Orders” diorama. Again, it’s a Russian, winter-themed setting. The bridge figures are 1/35 resin offerings from Alpine and Stalingrad Miniatures. The German personnel are from styrene sets from Zvezda and […]


Last Orders

by Rob Pollock on August 4, 2016 in Diorama -- 26 Comments

This winter diorama is made using Miniart’s Russian Field Kitchen (Winter) set, Tamiya’s German Assault Infantry set (Winter), and Trumpeter’s Aerosan (posted recently in its own right during WiP stage). The Russian boy and Snowman are a new Stalingrad Miniatures […]

Dong Ba Tower

by Thomas Sweeney on July 28, 2016 in Diorama -- 3 Comments

This diorama depicts Delta 1/5 taking the Dong Ba Tower in Hue 1968 The tower had to be taken so the Marine could advance into The Citadel Thanks for looking Tom