Contests and Shows

2016 Nationals – Best in Show

The Judges Best in Show was a diorama, ‘Victory and Contempt.”  The Popular Best of Show was a group build, Korean Air Power.

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Quick Menu to the 2016 Nationals Galleries

Juniors Aircraft 1 Aircraft 2 Aircraft 3 Aircraft 4 Armor 1 Armor 2 Armor 3 Ships & Subs Automotive Miscellaneous Dioramas & Vignettes 1 Dioramas & Vignettes 2 Space, SciFi & Fantasy Figures 1 Figures 2 Late Additions Category ‘Best of’ Winners Read More

2016 Nationals – ‘Best of Category’ Winners

This is the first year that IPMS has done this, and I wish they did it for all of the awards.  But here are the overall ‘Best of’ awards for each category.

Best Military Vehicle - IDF M2

Best Military Vehicle – IDF M2

Best Aircraft - 1/48 Me262

Best Aircraft – 1/48 Me262

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Best Ship - 1/32 Sub Chaser

Best Ship – 1/32 Sub Chaser

Best Auto - "Ghiorsche"

Best Auto – “Ghiorsche”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Best Diorama - 'Victory and Contempt'

Best Diorama – ‘Victory and Contempt’

Best Sci-Fi - 'Project Bumper'

Best Sci-Fi – ‘Project Bumper’

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Best Miscellaneous - Korean Air Power

Best Miscellaneous – Korean Air Power

Best Junior

Best Junior

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Best Figure - 3rd Century German Warrior

Best Figure – 3rd Century German Warrior

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2016 Nationals – Late Additions

Here’s a few models that weren’t included in the individual galleries, as they came in after I had already photographed a section. There’s also a few that I just liked a lot and took some additional photos.  The Avenger in this gallery was outstanding, and was doubtless in contention for the Best Aircraft award.

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2016 Nationals – Figures Gallery 2

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2016 Nationals – Figure Gallery 1

I did my best with these photos.  The area where the figures was displayed had some darker areas, but unfortunately with the white table cloth the flash on my camera wouldn’t always deploy.  So I noticed a few darker or blurred photos, particularly on the smaller figures.

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