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Old 03-31-2006, 11:06 PM
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I would normally not get excited about a Sherman but I saw this photo in a gallery at Amorama yeterday and thought I would put it up here because it was so damn good! It is from the Californian Comp - SCAHMS 2006.
Its a Jumbo as well so that kinda helps too. :lol:
The dio has been done so that you feel as though the figures have turned around for the viewer to take a photo that you will see later in B+W in some Concord Publication on shermans . Enjoy!
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Old 03-31-2006, 11:40 PM
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Yes, Ian, this is very well done! thanks for posting -always good to share others' work that is of this caliber. Any idea of the modellers identity? Jim Starkweather has taken a few other shots of that dio and they are in that collection.
A link to more show pics at Armorama. (you have to sign in to see them though, I think)
SCAHMS California Show (2006)

I like this one :lol: (bit brutal, just when you think you've successfully bailed out)

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Old 04-01-2006, 12:25 AM
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This Diorama waa made by John Rosengrant, mostly known for his figure painting.

World Expo 2005 in Boston...the Sherman Dio that is

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Old 04-01-2006, 12:27 AM
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Wow, some great work there. I've seen the Sherman before, but it's still an awesome dio. The other one is pretty good too. I think I'd rather get shot in the head than be sent to one of those wonderful camps for Russian POWs though...
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Old 04-01-2006, 09:58 AM
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Wow, that is the best Shermie I think that I have seen.
Great dio and figgies. John Rosengrant also mastered some of the figures for a company which, actually is close to me, which name escapes me at the moment. :lol:

These are beautiful people baby.....

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Old 04-02-2006, 12:42 AM
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John did work for S&T miniatures. I hope some of those figures from the diorama make there way to the hobby shop shelves.

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Old 04-02-2006, 02:12 AM
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They are being released by S+T. Gray is selling them at coloradominiatures.
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Old 04-02-2006, 02:14 AM
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Ace dio, he's certainly made the viewer feel like they're the focus of the figures attention.

Not such an oldy, but a goody. "Pepper" by Butthole Surfers.
..and is that really Tommy Lee Jones in the car at the start???

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