Note: I've written this post ages ago, I just rediscovered it and thought it might be useful for someone. Personally I've moved away from 3d props due to practical reasons (most of my games take place in places other than my home.
My Beasts & Barbarians campaign starts soon, and I wanted to take a few inspirational photos while waiting for the game. These diorama-like photos have only few pieces of terrain, but represent situations that might well be epic moments in a Sword & Sorcery game.
Here's a diorama I made for a competiton earlier, with some customized steampunk miniatures & scratchbuilt terrain.
A statue of a king that has stood on many battlefields. The statue has stood, that is, as it's one of my earlies terrain pieces. Btw, do you think it looks a bit familiar? Any idea why? Just think of it for a while...
Ok. It's D&D minis cloud giant, modified by adding the crown and switching the mace to a sword.
This is a collection of my fantasy city terrains put together, to form a full diorama of a city port area.
A Small experimental diorama made as a gift.
An experimental landscape-model.
A small diorama made from game props, just for fun. An evil wizards is summoning something he's too confident about being able to control...