Scale Model Animation
   Making Small Models Come to Life
Model animation — bringing models to life — adds enormously to the
      Interest and enjoyment of any layout or individual model !

Animation Articles (Click on the Picture)


Model Railroad Hobbyist Mag, Dec 2016     Arduino_for_Modelers.pdf
(A modeler’s introduction to the Arduino)

Model Railroad Hobbyist Mag, Jan 2016     Model_Working_Cranes2.pdf
(Building Four HO Scale Animated Cranes & Moving Cargo)

Model Railroad Hobbyist Mag, Dec 2015    Model_Working_Cranes1.pdf
(Building Four HO Scale Animated Cranes)

Model Railroad Hobbyist Mag, Nov 2014   Battery Powered Models in HO Scale.pdf
(Operating, remote controlled, dead-rail locomotives & models)

Railroad Model Craftsman Magazine,   May 2014
(A survey of projects for animating your model railroad)

Model Railroad Hobbyist Magazine, February 2012    Points_of_Light.pdf
(Using micro Light Emitting Diodes in Scale Models–Tools & Techniques)

Model Railroad Hobbyist Mag Aug 2012   Bring_a_Wrecking Crane to Life.pdf
(Detailed Construction Guide for Animating an Athearn 250 Ton Model Crane
With DCC Control of Boom, Cab, Hook Motion, Lighting, & Custom Sound)

NYCentral Modeler Magazine, 2nd Quarter 2012   Crossbucks_&_Crossing_Gates.pdf
(Construction Guide to Kitbashing Lighted Crossing Gates & Crossbucks)

Model Railroad Hobbyist Mag, Feb 2013   Teach Your Engineers to Turn_Heads.pdf
(Build an Animated HO Scale Engineer that Looks Where He is Going)

Model Railroad Hobbyist Magazine, July 2013   Scale Flash_Photography.pdf
(Realistic Animated Operation of a Rail-side Photographer)


Upcoming This Year 2017:

NNGC National Narrow Gauge Convention Denver, Aug 30-Sept 2

Turning scenes into stories with scale model animation

Check out my Scale Model Animation Blog too!
   Scale Model Animation Videos on YouTube

Visit one of the great inspirations that influenced my modeling – Pendon Museum, U.K.

Photo Coutesy of The Pendon Museum, Long Wittenham, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, U.K.
©Geoff Bunza 2011,2012,2013,2014,2015,2016