Water Effects for Diorama: the great collection

There are tons and tons of video-tutorials about scale models, dispersed on the Net. But only a few are truly worth to watch. We select the best and only the best video-tutorials: building, detailing, painting, weathering, dioramas and more.

We kept tagging our collection of video tutorials, and following the request of many of you, here it is a selection of tutorials about the Water Effects in scale models: all what you need to know to bring to life and make murmur the water in your dio!

VIDEOS

The Small Shop Deluxe Brass Assist Review


Do you need to ben a PE part? The Small Shop Deluxe Brass Assist is the perfect tool. Review by the guys of Scale War Machines.

HobbyBoss Hawk Mk. 127, Takom's Type 69 and more

The last show from the guys of Fine Scale, with reviews of IBG Models' 1/35 scale KTO Rosomak, Revell Germany's 1/144 scale Flower-class corvette, HobbyBoss' 1/48 scale Hawk Mk. 127, & Takom's 1/35 scale Type 69.

Trumpeter 1/35 BR-52 Steam locomotive


If you are looking for a different subject, have a look at the Carlos Mendes review of the Trumpeter Trumpeter 1/35 BR-52 Steam locomotive.

Back to Basics: tips for better airbrushing


A great video tutorial, summarizing all the most useful tips to smoothly paint with your airbrush.

Diorama World: How to Model Paths with Kathy Millatt


A convincing path is not just a brow line in our diorama. As usual Kathy gives us precious suggestions to model a very convincing one!

HowTo: Alclad II washes at Modell Expo 2016


Alclad is famous for the metallic paints, but recently they introduced also a range of products for washes. Here the presentation at Modell Expo 2016.

Back to Basics: Painting and Weathering Tracks or Wheels


Some black is not enough to paint convincing wheels... Here the foundations to paint and weather convincing wheels and tracks.

How to paint very fine lines with the paintbrush


Yea, i know... painting very fine lines can be hard. But there are some tricks to do it easier!

Step Motion Build: SG-38 Flight Trainer in 1/48


Watch this wonderful step motion build, that in just 2 minutes will show you all the steps to bring to life the SG-38 Flight Trainer in 1/48.

REVIEWS/ARTICLES

Wire Diameters in Gauges, Inches, Millimiter conversion Table

Working with some wires and getting mad converting Gauges (the measurement unit used for the diameters of wires) in Inches or Millimiters?  This conversion table is what you need.

Special Winter Camo from Panzer Aces 51


A wonderful monographic new number from Panzer Aces, fully dedicated to the Winter Washes. Read the full review with plenty of images.

Painting Guide for modern US Troops Iraq 2007


The illustration on the Alpine Miniature box can be very helpful to properly paint a miniature of 3rd Strikier Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Iraq 2007.
 

BT902 UMM - Rivet Master - Beading Tool


If you want the best rivets around, this is the tool to go with. Read the full review.

Airplanes in Scale II - The Greatest Guide-Jets


For all the jet's fans, the most complete guide about building, painting and weathering, with detailed step by step explanation

USN Stencil Application

Wanna make your own mask for the USN WWII marks? Here a easy application: type your text, choose the size, and print it...

 

WOOD and more

The beauty of Henry VIII's Mary Rose warship is back !


The 16th-Century Mary Rose warship is on display at a museum in Portsmouth, England, after 34 years of restoration.

Attaching shrouds to model ships Video-Tutorial


J Brent presents us a very interesting method of rigging shrouds along with their deadeyes and chain plates.

How to make a Wood Strip Cutter with little money


To cut balsa wood strips the Wood Strip Cutter is the perfect tool, and this video show us how to build an effective one in a few steps with very little money.

Cleaning Scratches and Smudges of a Ship Hull


In this video Leon will show us how to properly clean smudges or scratches from the smooth surface of a Ship's Hull.

Amati Model Spanish Coca unboxing review

Unboxing review of the Amati Model kit of a carrack, or Spanish coca, is a type of ship built in the XV century and it was widely used as merchant ship. This is a perfect kit for the beginners.

Making model gun carriages for old sailing ships

For the modelers loving to take care and scratchbuild each single detail, here a step by step procedure for making very small cannon carriages.