How to Put LED lights in miniature dioramas and game terrain

Want to put some electronics into your terrain piece or diorama? LED lights are great. You can use tiny watch batteries, which are small and efficient. LED lights are cheap, they come in colours, and you can find them in all kinds of broken gadgets. Watch this instructional video to illuminate your miniature dioramas, doll houses, and miniature war game terrain.

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Dude, this is a start and I understand you are presenting this to folks who are completely ignorant., but there is a lot of information missing and other than showing us LEDs, you haven't installed an LED in *anything*.

You need a script and a director. Decide what you want to do, get the props together, study the script and then roll the camera. Make sure your stuff works, don't fluff something in front of the camera and assume the viewer wants to listen to you fumble about before finally pronouncing it 'cool' and moving on.

This is a fail and that comes from a 50-year old kid who loves this stuff and would rather you really *did* show folks how to do it. You cannot do it in a single video. You need to do it in stages.

Let me know if you need help.

Interesting overview, I want to use LED combined with a smoke affect to show my Napoleonic 15mm miniature artillery is firing on a large diorama, suggestions?

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