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General Ship Modeling: Creating Ship Dioramas
Topics on building dioramas are grouped here
1:700 dio of Mare Island
velotrain
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Joined: December 23, 2010
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Posted: Friday, August 02, 2013 - 11:39 AM UTC

While looking for something else, I chanced upon this astounding diorama created by a Frenchman. The text is in French, but you can likely get Google to translate for you.

http://tinyurl.com/yfnckv2

There's a sub freshly launched, and another on the ways on page 9, and the bottom of page 14 has some overview shots. It looks as if it will never be done, as he keeps adding new stuff.
TAFFY3
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Posted: Friday, August 02, 2013 - 02:05 PM UTC
Wow! I say again, Wow! Unbelievable, thanks for sharing. Al
Grauwolf
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Posted: Friday, August 02, 2013 - 02:49 PM UTC
Really impressive detailing!

Thanks for sharing.
Cheers,
Joe
Gremlin56
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Posted: Friday, August 02, 2013 - 03:23 PM UTC
Really amazing,
Julian
CaptSonghouse
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Posted: Saturday, August 03, 2013 - 05:32 AM UTC
I just love projects like that! It's also a reminder for me to get going on those Pearl Harbor scenes in time for the 75th
in 2016...


--Karl
vonHengest
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Posted: Saturday, August 03, 2013 - 11:31 AM UTC
Amazing, that takes some serious skill and patience to pull of that kind of project!
russamotto
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Posted: Saturday, August 03, 2013 - 12:39 PM UTC
I agree with all the others. Having tried some of those 1/700 kits, I admire the skill and patience required.