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Bizarre
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ARMORAMA
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Akershus, Norway
Joined: July 20, 2010
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Posted: Monday, April 17, 2017 - 05:05 PM UTC
Today we feature a diorama from Sergey Zykov.

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AFVFan
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Posted: Monday, April 17, 2017 - 09:27 PM UTC
Overall, this is a nicely done diorama. The detailing is really great. My only problem with it, and this is purely personal, is that the two figures don't work together. On one hand you have the casualness of the woman holding the baby, while on the other, the bike rider either in, or expecting, imminent trouble. My mind keeps wanting to visualize the biker just pointing down the road without the pistol, as if she's giving directions, or the mother figure displaying more of a defensive posture. Either way would tie them together better.
zivenarc
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Moscow City, Russia
Joined: October 06, 2016
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Posted: Monday, April 17, 2017 - 10:37 PM UTC
I've seen this dio IRL, absolutely stunning
jrutman
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Pennsylvania, United States
Joined: April 10, 2011
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Posted: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 01:32 AM UTC
Very well done with wonderful detail and finishes. great colors,etc. I agree about the non-interaction though.
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Bizarre
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Akershus, Norway
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Posted: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 04:14 AM UTC
from what I understood the woman with child is seeking protection from the lady on the bike that is shooting into someone.
obg153
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Texas, United States
Joined: April 07, 2009
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Posted: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 04:21 AM UTC
The build & details all look great and the colors go well together. But as noted, the "story" isn't clear right away. And maybe it's me, but that pack of Marlboros looks over scale to the other details.
bill_c
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MODEL SHIPWRIGHTS
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New Jersey, United States
Joined: January 09, 2008
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Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 11:48 AM UTC
Excellent and a real leap of imagination.
AFVFan
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Posted: Friday, April 21, 2017 - 09:34 AM UTC

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I've seen this dio IRL, absolutely stunning



It looks like it would be.


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from what I understood the woman with child is seeking protection from the lady on the bike that is shooting into someone.



As I mentioned above, that would be better portrayed if the women was crouched down a bit being more protective of the baby. But, again, that's just me.
Lagumiles
Joined: December 30, 2003
KitMaker: 139 posts
Armorama: 117 posts
Posted: Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 01:18 AM UTC
Motorcycle from Miniart and driver seems, to me, to be Masterbox.
Someone recognize the other figure?
Moreno