Article Directory: Diorama

Representing reality in miniature.

SNIPER FIRE

This is the Acadamy Ontos (which is Latin for ‘the thing’ – & was affectionately refered to by the Marines as ‘the pig’) with HobbyFan USMC figures. The base is MiniArt. The Ontos was a cool build but has zero […]

Another Tamiya 1/48 armor

Much earlier, I posted my first armor build – a Tamiya 1/48 Flakpanzer. I am an aircraft guy, but after building that kit, I became interested in doing a few more from the series. Here is my 2nd armor build […]

Belleau Woods Corrected

Because of other Marines I have to correct my first diorama. They pointed out that there was no trenches but dugouts. no barber wire and no sandbags.After further resaurch I found this to be true. so there’s the rremake Semper […]

Belleau Wood

At 04:00 on 11 June, Wise’s men advanced through a thick morning mist towards Belleau Wood, supported by the 23rd and 77th companies of the 6th Machine Gun Battalion, and elements of the 2nd Battalion, 2nd Engineers[8](p17) and were cut […]

Vietnam River Crossing *Updated*

Tamiya 1/35 M48 Patton. Just finished this week. I was inspired by a photo I saw of a Patton crossing a very deep river, but modelling water scared me! Was recommended to use Woodlands Scenic Real Water so crossed my […]

Bataan

The Battle of Bataan (7 January 9 April 1942) was a battle that represented the most intense phase of Imperial Japan’sinvasion of the Philippines during World War II. In January 1942, forces of the Imperial Japanese Army and Navy invaded […]

Lost in Vietnam diorama in scale 1/35. Part 2.

As already written, the Buddha is a reference Verlinden, and included the small base step. The crypt and the rest of the building work, were instead self-built with bricks made by pouring ceramic plaster, in sophisticated wooden molds, styrene and […]

Lost in Vietnam diorama in scale 1/35. Part 1.

Diorama in 1/35 scale by Italo Feregotto ( figure painting) and Roberto Colaianni this time it’s a scene of fantasy, created taking more in consideration artistic aspect then absolute realism. The story: nothing too complicated, the patrol found the wreck […]

U. S. Marines defend Wake Island

Out numbered U. S. Marines put up a fierce battle on Wake Island Thanks for looking Semper Fi Tom

Hue 1968

Thanks for looking Tom