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Representing reality in miniature.

‘…around the corner’

by Charles King on November 14, 2017 in Diorama -- 7 Comments

This is an old build. This diorama is nothing new. That’s because it is a smaller version of the first diorama(‘close contact’ diorama(posted here as well) I built some years ago, which I dismantled because of unsatisfactory reasons. But, I […]

Just another bad day

by Charles King on November 14, 2017 in Diorama -- 10 Comments

The inspiration for this old(built in 2012) little vignette, comes from a photo I had seen on the net. I am sure it was taken in Afghanistan. So far this is my interpretation of such a scene of an IED […]

Close Contact

by Charles King on November 14, 2017 in Diorama -- 10 Comments

This diorama was scratch built diorama built back in 2014. The scale is 1/35. The dio is pretty much done for the exception of one more figure to be added. The last figure will be a boy pointing to the […]


by Charles King on November 13, 2017 in Diorama -- 27 Comments

It has taken a while and the major factor of that is the figures. As I am not a figure painting individual, I wanted to take as much time as possible with this diorama as to not compromise the entirety […]

Truck Docking Bay

by Charles King on November 13, 2017 in Diorama -- 22 Comments

The truck docking bay was scratch built using foam-board and lots and lots of small misc. materials from my big box of miscellaneous stuff. The trailer is from Italeri, which I added some scratch built parts to it. The forklift […]

The Hook Up

by G. Ley on October 25, 2017 in Diorama -- 19 Comments

This scene is taken from a commercial glider operation I once managed in central Texas, where towering CB’s reign over the plains! The 150 hp, Lycoming 0-320 Super Cub is a pretty standard tow plane, useful for its cost effectiveness. […]

Paper Models

by G. Ley on October 22, 2017 in Diorama -- 6 Comments

I cannot resist free paper models. Here are a few dioramas from my micro museum, featuring free, online offerings. The Japanese model is the carrier Akagi’s island with deck. The cost of a 1/144 Aichi type 99 “Val” and B5N […]

The Yellow Nose of Texas

by G. Ley on October 13, 2017 in Diorama -- 17 Comments

The “Yellow Nose of Texas” There’s a yellow ‘plane in Texas That I’m a goin’ down to see No other pilot knows her No pilot, only me You may talk about your Ayers Thrush And sing of your Paw-nee But […]

Eiffel Tower, H:14cm, nonescale, 3D metal puzzle

by Hongseob CHOI on October 11, 2017 in Diorama -- 10 Comments

Hello Modelers! I suddenly gripped this thing and made in just couple of days. “3D metal puzzle” It’s basically kind of PE metal product for hobbys. It was in fashion several years ago in Korea. I have no idea if […]

RNLI lifeboat station “Stornoway” on the Isle of Lewis

by Dirk Derks on August 8, 2017 in Diorama -- 14 Comments

RNLI LIFEBOAT STATION “STORNOWAY” ON THE ISLE OF LEWIS (RNLI= ROYAL NATIONAL LIFEBOAT INSTITUTION) (UK) Severn Class Lifeboat: The Severn Class is an all-weather lifeboat, that was introduced into the fleet in the year 1995. The last one was delivered […]