Panzer Aufsitzen

Posted by C M Dodson on 21 Sep 2017, 08:05

Panzer Aufsitzen!

Following the Photobucket saga, I have been uploading my images to Postimage which is a lot more efficient and has the added advantage that your efforts are not frustrated with advertisements ambushing you.

The model is set in Normandy 1944 and is a generic unit rather than a specific one in order to not cause offence. The base was an oven cooking tray, filled with sand, sculpted, dressed etc with a skyline made from wallpaper. My wonderful wife, Der Feldmarschall wanted the tray back so the photo record is all that is left.

I wanted to try and capture the ' moment' when the order was given to move off and action was imminent.







Happy modelling.

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Posted by Kekso on 21 Sep 2017, 11:49

Very lifelike.
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Posted by huib on 21 Sep 2017, 13:10

Wow, this is a very lively and realistic scene: hectic preparation for battle. Very nice, Chris. I also like that it is the whole scene that does it and not the individual models and figures. Great work!
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Posted by panzerman825 on 23 Sep 2017, 04:12

Excellent rally point scene. Figures, tanks, and impromptu base are wonderfully created. Lots of subplots to catch the eye. Well done. Bill
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Posted by Bill Slavin on 23 Sep 2017, 14:44

Amazing! Your diorama absolutely mirrors the period photograph you included at top! ;-)

I love the fact that your dioramas are just temporary constructs and prone to the whims of your partner's baking schedule...
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