Dear iM member, feel free to give me any suggestion and criticism to improve my performance in future projects.
It is my honour to reveal to post my Spitfire Mk Vb to commemorate Polish war hero Franciszek Kornicki. The occasion is [...]
I've just finished my second model in 1/48th scale.
The building process was full of inconsistency and doubts. I was extremely close to throwing the kit to the trash bin few times - some moments of the build were very frustrating to me as the n[...]
Some of you have followed on this project, depicting buzzing activity at the German Air Ministry in 1941:
This was a longer project, initiated in the beginning of this year. It involved mapping the scratch-built facade of the building (Reichs[...]
Have built a new model and a Bücker Bü131 Jungmann from ICM 1:32
as Training aircraft of the Swiss Air Force 1936-1972
Best regards Hans Peter Tschanz
THE LEGACY BACKSTORY
My grandfather, Roger Allen Burrell (1894-1981), was born in Spokane, Washington to Alexander Burrell and Abigail née Kiersted. While his mother’s Dutch heritage reached back into early 17th colonial New York (then New Ne[...]
Radio communication was not new when WWII broke out but the Germans made it an integral part of their military doctrine. ICM released this marvel of a kit in 2012 so given my historical interests I decided to build it in honor of those men who [...]
Some of you noticed the build report and first reveal of the German air ministry already.
Because a model is a model and a diorama something different, I opted for adding vehicles and figures in order to bring the building to life.
I opted [...]
Up until recently, the only kit of the Do-17 in this scale, was the old Hobby Craft kit, which really was not a good representation of this famous German bomber. Then came Classic Airframes, which although MUCH better, was a really tough build,[...]
My next project took more shape today. After finishing David T's GB entry, I target my energy now on a diorama involving a particular building in Berlin: The former Air Ministry of the 3rd Reich.
The building was desig[...]
Some time ago, as part of the payment from a customer, I received this model. I've always wanted to build the Spitfire at this scale, but what I found with this one was a real challenge.
When you open the box, you find a real collection of well[...]