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    DescriptionEven after the paint dries, there is still one important decision left to the modeller. How to display the finished work? In this new guide, expert modeller Richard Windrow covers all the common and many less common display techniques including dioramas, simple display cases, mirror stands, domes for individual figures, deep 'picture frame' boxes, and even light boxes. In a book crammed with pictures of beautiful models on display, from World War II tanks to modern-day rally cars, it instructs both novice and expert modellers alike on how to take a simple model and display it as a work of art.


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    Title
    Displaying Your Model
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Richard Windrow
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 80
    Width: 180 mm
    Height: 246 mm
    Thickness: 8 mm
    Weight: 259 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781846034169
    ISBN 10: 1846034167
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: HOB
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T11.5
    Libri: I-CR
    BIC subject category V2: WDH
    LC subject heading:
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24390
    BISAC V2.8: CRA020000
    DC22: 745.5928
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: WDH
    Illustrations note
    col. Illustrations
    Publisher
    Osprey Publishing
    Imprint name
    Osprey Publishing
    Publication date
    17 November 2009
    Publication City/Country
    Osprey
    Author Information
    Richard Windrow, born in 1938, has pursued military hobbies, including modeling , since childhood. He served in the 1st Bn. Queen Royal Regiment from 1957 to 1959, before becoming an amateur rally driver. He has restored and showed a number of wartime US military vehicles, but has now returned to his first love, 1/35th scale military vehicles and the building of dioramas in which to display them. The author lives in East Sussex, England.
    Review quote
    "There is no doubt about the quality of the work depicted in this book. The photography is outstanding, and the models, vignettes, and dioramas are world-class. The subject matter varies dramatically, from a quiet 19th Century clockmaker to medieval times to World War II to the modern age. This book would be an excellent reference for the casual model builder that just wants to expand their capabilities in displays, or to the more advanced builder that wants to move into dioramas. I can highly recommend this book for scale modelers, of all skill levels, in any and all genres. The book truly has something for everyone." - Keith Pruitt, "IPMS "(February 2010) "Author Richard Windrow has a look at all the many ways that a model can be shown. This includes an introduction to the subject with various thoughts on how to display a model, a few interesting diorama settings, then a more in depth look at bases, light boxes, frame displays, false perspectives, and cutaways. The second half