It's bigger on the inside
When David Thomas needed to maximise his use of space and time he enlisted the help of 'grimelord' Paul Bambrick, who used his expertise on perception and depth to create a stunning 'O' gauge diorama that looks bigger on the inside.
"I used different gauge track the further back I went and incorporated a layered backscene to further add to the illusion," explains Paul. "By using a progressively reducing scale back to the vanishing point the perceived depth far outweighs the actual depth of 17in."
Find out more in Model Rail 246 - Out Thursday 15 March!