50 Years of James Bond, the auction at Christie’s in London
A man photographs a post-production one-third scale replica miniature model of the Aston Martin DB5 used in the film Skyfall. Estimated sale value £30,000-40,000. Picture: Ray Tang / Rex Features http://telegraph.co.uk
When I first saw this image on Flickr by Chuck Doan I really could not understand why it was tagged with Shapeways. It wasn’t until I flicked back to previous images that I could actually see that this chimney was 3D Printed at Shapeways in Frosted Ultra Detail the painted with AMAZING accuracy to be one of the most mind blowing miniatures I have ever seen. (via Shapeways | Blog: I Can’t Believe it’s 3D Printed : Amazing Detailed Miniature Model)
Trailer for SENSE OF SCALE: a documentary about the dying art of model making. Focusing on the personal stories of the model makers whose work shaped and enhanced the impact of feature films and gave it a breathtaking scale.