It is 1962 and America is under nuclear attack. Somewhere in a southwestern desert, the crew at an Atlas missile silo prepares for retaliation.
The site layout based on blueprints from Scott O’Steen ©1997. Background information from “The Development of Ballistic Missiles in the United States Air Force 1945-1969” by Jacob Neufeld (A publication of the Office of the USAF, 1990).
Photos & Notes
Explosion Shot Against a White Background Lit By Orange & Red Lights
Full Diorama Against White Background of Orange & Red Lights
Full Diorama Against White Background of Orange & Red Lights (Uncropped)
Diorama Against Our Regular Black Canvas Studio Background Lit With a Red Light (Uncropped)
Diorama Against Our Regular Black Canvass Studio Background (Cropped)
Cross Section of an Atlas F Missile Complex / ©1997 by Scott O’Steen
Top of Atlas Missile Site (Used for our Diorama) / ©1997 by Scott O’Steen
See the Atlas Missile Silo site on the Internet
Wikipedia on Atlas Missiles