Has anyone else done this?

 

I’ll probably start a good many posts with the following five words:

This may sound crazy, but…

… Yesterday I was faced with disposing of an old digital camera. I was inches from the trash bin when it hit me; I bet there’s some decent plastic hiding inside this thing!

Screwdriver in hand, I quickly disassembled the deceased camera and to my surprise, was left with this:

Junk?

Junk?

…Some of it trash, but to my delight, some of it (again, at least to me) treasure:

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Possibilities…

Digging out a Halo Micro-Ops figure for reference, I set about letting my imagination swirl with terrain possibilities…

Decent Cover...

A bit of wreckage?

To gain some inspiration of what can truly be accomplished from gathering, gluing and painting the odd collection of plastic bits & bobs, check out Will’s post at :

The Grinning Skull

The end results are stunning!

Has anyone else found an unlikely terrain piece in what appears to be an ordinary household item?

(Don’t get me started on what’s inside those discarded canisters of dental floss!)