We often get to see some pretty astounding sculptures here at Abduzeedo, usually of people and super-heroes, but it's quite rare to find super amazing sculptures of dinosaurs! Here you can see some wicked sculptures and dioramas, all pretty impressive and detailed. Most of them were collaborative artworks, and Martin Garratt has made his mark on most of these. For more of these, please click each picture! I hope you enjoy these as much as I did! Cheers. ;) The Hunting Party 2 By Martin Garratt. Dinosaur Diorama Sculpted by Galileo, painted by Martin Garratt. PegasusTriceratops Sculpted by Galileo, built and painted by Martin Garratt. Baryonyx Sculpted by Shane Foulkes, painted by Martin Garratt. Juvenile T.rex and Edmontosaurus Sculpted by Galileo, built, painted and based by Martin Garratt. Suchomimus Sculpted by Charlie McGrady, painted by Martin Garratt. Daspletosaurus and prey 2 Sculpted by Galileo, painted and based by Martin Garratt. JP Compsognathus By Martin Garratt. Predation Scene Sculpted by Sean Cooper, painted by Martin Garratt. Machairodus and 3-toed Horse Sculpted by Sean Cooper, built and painted by Martin Garratt. 'Stan' T.rex Bust Produced by Black Heart Enterprises, painted by Martin Garratt. Brachylophosaurus Sculpted by Angie Rodrigues, painted and based by Martin Garratt. Giganotosaurus Sculpted by David Krentz, painted by Martin Garratt. Allosaurus Sculpted by Shane Foulkes, painted by Martin Garratt.
Creativity has no limits, but pro skills are need to accomplish great things. When you were kids in school you probably used to see those awful looking dioramas in science fare made by some kids that were really trying, but probably didn't have the skills of Matthew Albanese.Matthew Albanese has made some astonishing dioramas for a project he called Strange Worlds, in which he shows us some incredible landscapes. If you didn't know they were dioramas, you would just think it was a set of fantastic shots of some real-world scenery. That's the art of illusion right there, my friends. That's some really talented person, and for more of his works, you should totally check his personal portfolio and facebook. He got more landscapes for you to visit. I hope you enjoy these! Cheers. ;)My work involves the construction of small-scale meticulously detailed models using various materials and objects to create emotive landscapes. Every aspect from the construction to the lighting of the final model is painstakingly pre-planned using methods which force the viewers perspective when photographed from a specific angle. Using a mixture of photographic techniques such as scale, depth of field, white balance and lighting I am able to drastically alter the appearance of my materials. - Matthew AlbaneseNew Life Diorama made using painted parchment paper, thread, hand dyed ostrich feathers, carved chocolate, wire, raffia, masking tape, coffee, synthetic potting moss and cotton.Wildfire Diorama made from wood, moss, yellow glitter, clear garbage bags, cooked sugar, scotch-brite pot scrubbers, bottle brushes, clipping from a bush in bloom (white flowers) clear thread, sand, tile grout (coloring), wire, paper and alternating yellow, red and orange party bulbs.DIY Paradise Cotton, salt, cooked sugar, tin foil, feathers & canvas.Tornado Tornado made of steel wool, cotton, ground parsley and moss.Fields, After the Storm This model is simply made out of faux fur(fields), cotton (clouds) and sifted tile grout(mountains). The perspective is forced as in all of my images, and the lighting effect was created by simply shifting the white balance.Paprika Mars Made out of 12 pounds paprika, cinnamon, nutmeg, chili powder and charcoal.Breaking Point Made out of tile grout, cotton, phosphorous ink. this model volcano was illuminated from within by 6-60 watt light bulbs.