Magazine article: Amazing miniatures

Challenge #90 in the The Art Director series. Hosted by jezsik.
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A magazine, specializing in model construction, is looking for some original examples of miniatures for their publication. This includes elaborate doll houses, dioramas, models and architectural mock-ups. The image must not be a straight-forward catalog shot, but show command of lighting and composition to make the miniature appear realistic.
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HMS Minerva
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The model-maker's brief was to make a 'replica' of an 18th-century model that his client had seen in a museum. So in that sense, this is a model of a model, and - obeying the rules - it therefore 'appears realistic'.
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Submitted: Wednesday, 19th September, 2012 17:15 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 4th March, 2011
Focal length: 35 mm
Shutter speed: 4/5 sec
Aperture: F22
ISO: 200
Notes: 'Daylight' fluorescent light, plus a desk lamp to warm things up. f/22, 0.8 sec, ISO 200, 35mm Sony A900, CZ 24-70
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