The definitive Encyclopedia of Armour Modeling Techniques by Mig
Jiménez, creator of the FAQ 1 and 2, and the bestselling instructional
books in the history of modeling, brings you the comprehensive Volume 3.
Created by Mig Jiménez and a selection of the best tank modelers around
the world under his direction.
Through the 150 pages and more than
700 high quality and large full color photos of this third volume,
modelers can learn everything they will need for painting the different
types of camouflage. From the easiest processes for the beginner to the
advanced techniques for the more experienced modeler.
Volume No. 3
features in-depth explanations about how to tackle the entire painting
process of the several camouflage types –be it a multi-color or desert
scheme, a whitewash or a vehicle left in red oxide primer– as well as
the techniques needed to represent the chipping effects usually seen in
military vehicles. The modeler will also learn how to apply effects to
alter the tone of the camouflage colors with washes, filters and oil
paints. Finally, we will go over the advanced painting techniques more
used today in the modeling scene: Black & White style, modulation,
zenithal light, illumination by panels and spot light.
outlined in this encyclopedia are composed of highly informative text
and volumes of photos explaining every step in great detail. This
encyclopedia is thus the ultimate modeler's guide, an essential tool for
the table and workbench of all model fans of armored vehicles. This is
the third of five volumes that constitute the Encyclopedia, each
covering armor vehicle modeling in extensive detail.