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Glaurung 03-12-2012 07:22 AM

"Die Wanne" - VW Typ 166 Schwimmwagen
 
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Recently finished this vignette of Schwimmwagen and it's driver. This is overall my second attempt to make a diorama-type of model. Tamiya base kit with Voyager photoetch were used for vehicle. Figure is Alpine's one. Several different paper plant kits were used for vegetation. The part I am most unsatisfied with this vignette, is water, as I wasn't able to get rid of bubbles and it doesn't look quite like I expected it would be. (But not also as bad as my worst nightmares were :P)

Here it is - this would be SSLAH vehicle in France, summer of 1944.

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Thanks
Kristjan

alexwencho 03-12-2012 04:16 PM

Wow, cool vignette. Excellent details and great photo layout.

I wondering what the 'background' story is with the "girls" blue bicycle?

Thank you for the post here on planetarmor.

AWD

armor fiend 03-13-2012 03:37 PM

Don't sweat the bubbles. Real ponds have bubbles in them.

Looks wonderful.

Tarok 03-13-2012 09:16 PM

Excellent work. Love the blue bicycle to break all those green and brown tones.

Rudi


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