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 28 mm Isandlwana Diorama

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SteveO



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PostSubject: 28 mm Isandlwana Diorama   Tue May 10, 2011 8:18 pm

Gents

I registered just before christmas though I've not posted anything yet. Some of the knowledge and information here as been invaluable as I've built an Isandlwana diorama, thank you. Not much of a first post, can't even work out how to load a picture of my diorama but here's a link to the blog I've put all my pics on, hope it meets the high standard of some of the others I've seen here -http://isandlwanadiorama.blogspot.com/

Cheers

SteveO http://isandlwanadiorama.blogspot.com/
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PostSubject: Re: 28 mm Isandlwana Diorama   Tue May 10, 2011 8:22 pm

Hi SteveO

I have posted a photo from your blog so other members can get a taste.

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PostSubject: Re: 28 mm Isandlwana Diorama   Tue May 10, 2011 8:30 pm


Excellent, thank you 1879. Will have to take lessons I think.
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PostSubject: Re: 28 mm Isandlwana Diorama   Tue May 10, 2011 9:17 pm

Fantastic! I LOVE it!

thanks Idea
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PostSubject: Re: 28 mm Isandlwana Diorama   Tue May 10, 2011 9:43 pm

Thanks Cisco. Glad you like. Having difficulties uploading - will figure how to do this. I'll get many more pics on the blog at the weekend. I've just put my album online - hopefully you can see it


https://picasaweb.google.com/107602775764297367669/22January1879IsandlwanaDiorama?feat=directlink#

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PostSubject: 28mm Isandlwana Diorama   Wed May 11, 2011 2:58 am

Hi SteveO.
Superbly done and great detail , you should be very proud of your efforts . Excellent work .
Cheers 90th . Idea
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PostSubject: Re: 28 mm Isandlwana Diorama   Wed May 11, 2011 7:37 pm

SteveO wrote:
Gents

I registered just before christmas though I've not posted anything yet. Some of the knowledge and information here as been invaluable as I've built an Isandlwana diorama, thank you. Not much of a first post, can't even work out how to load a picture of my diorama but here's a link to the blog I've put all my pics on, hope it meets the high standard of some of the others I've seen here -http://isandlwanadiorama.blogspot.com/

Cheers

SteveO http://isandlwanadiorama.blogspot.com/

Steve O it more than meets the standard it stands on it's own. Your painting of the figures and the way you've posed and photograph them have brought them to life. Your depiction of the battle is outstanding with the placement of the wagons and tents along with the individual scenes of the battle are something to behold. Thank you good sir for creating the diorama and sharing it with us.

The 1st Lt. Idea Idea Idea Idea Idea
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PostSubject: Re: 28 mm Isandlwana Diorama   Wed May 11, 2011 10:02 pm

Steve. Seriously. Absolutely Brilliant. Problem is now how can you better that Idea
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PostSubject: Re: 28 mm Isandlwana Diorama   Fri Jan 18, 2013 7:47 pm

An amazing piece of work. A labour of love if ever there was one. Great effort Sir!
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PostSubject: Re: 28 mm Isandlwana Diorama   Sat Jan 19, 2013 5:56 am

For some reason I never saw this on its original post.
Incredible is really the only description.

Well done
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PostSubject: Re: 28 mm Isandlwana Diorama   Sat Jan 19, 2013 9:14 am

Bravo is very beautiful

I hope to also post in before the end of the century, but I want to finish everything before or almost, I'm not out of the woods ...

Finally I get there one day, by cons take pictures, it is a real chore for me...

Cheers

Pascal
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PostSubject: Re: 28 mm Isandlwana Diorama   Mon Jan 21, 2013 8:10 pm


Roguefish and Springbok, thanks for the compliments.

Such has been my desire for realism and perfection that I took most of that diorama apart and rebuilt with more and better figures. Still haven't figured out how to post pictures on here but they're all on http://isandlwanadiorama.blogspot.co.uk/ - but note that it's up for auction. It didn't sell at the last auction but up again in March sometime. I need the space before I start building the next one.

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Steve
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PostSubject: Re: 28 mm Isandlwana Diorama   Mon Jan 21, 2013 11:06 pm

Just seen this, absolutely amazing. Best I have ever seen!
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