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#1 Duke


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Posted 17 September 2008 - 05:41 PM

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Hey, just a small MOC to present today, probably the last for quite a while as i'll be away for the next couple of months.

Brickshelf is being slow to moderate today but here is the overview. Since it's a small MOC one picture does it fair justice I think.

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The main concept of the MOC was to try out using flags as a waterfall, i'm pleased with the outcome.

Let me know what you think!  :thumbup:

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#2 Guss


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Posted 17 September 2008 - 06:21 PM

I like this little scene, and the waterfall is original !! I like it!
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Posted 17 September 2008 - 06:42 PM

I really like the tranquility and simplicity of this scene. Nice idea for the waterfall, although I'm not 100% sure on it myself. It's worth a try though, I'd never have thought of that, so well done on the originality of the idea!  :thumbup:

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Posted 17 September 2008 - 06:49 PM

That´s a fine and peaceful scenery, a neat landscaping and a very smart 'wetwork' indeed!  :thumbup:

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Posted 17 September 2008 - 08:22 PM

That's a really nice MOC, Duke! :thumbup:

I really  :wub:  this calm scenery with the waterfall, the little lake with the fishs, the trees and the Ninja with his backpack :oh: .

View PostDuke, on Sep 17 2008, 07:41 PM, said:

The main concept of the MOC was to try out using flags as a waterfall, i'm pleased with the outcome.
I totally agree with you!
The waterfall looks very well desgined. And the rocks and the trees do, too. (Very interesting and nice idea to build trees. :wink: )

Very well done! :thumbup:


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Posted 17 September 2008 - 10:59 PM

The WaterFall has some great styles used. Creative. :thumbup:

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Posted 17 September 2008 - 11:07 PM

Very tranquil scene Duke  :thumbup: I think that the flags are very innovative!
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Posted 17 September 2008 - 11:26 PM

Really cool waterfall Duke, and nice little vignette to showcase it. My main complaint is that with all that water coming down from the fall, I would think the water would continue off the base of the vignette, not just stay in a puddle like that.
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Posted 18 September 2008 - 03:01 AM

Very interesting building technique of your waterfall by using flags to do so. It's is done in a creative manner. The landscape formation of the waterfall and the green field certainly illustrates a peaceful moment for the Samurai whom is on the trip, praying for a safe journey. I assume so, since he is carrying a backpack along with his katana.

The only thing which could be improved, and agreed with Sir Dillion, by adding the water ripples at the base of the fall will create a much better effect. Overall, I enjoy viewing this moc. Perhaps, I will like to experiment this technique of yours too.

Ninja and Samurai mocs are always great.  :thumbup:

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#10 Gen. Knowledge

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Posted 18 September 2008 - 08:13 AM

Beautifully done Duke.  Is the samurai meditating or trying to catch the fish?


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Posted 19 September 2008 - 03:52 AM

I can see this just sitting on my desk while I study, Needing a break I look across at this tranquil scene and I am ready to work again. First MOC that has placed me in my own house admiring the creation.

Very well done. I like the flags as water, I think it works well.

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Posted 19 September 2008 - 02:30 PM

Nice waterfall! I've being meaning to try the flags for ages... so great to see someone show how it's done!

Thanks for sharing and God Bless,

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Posted 24 September 2008 - 03:18 PM

This is really a nice moc.The waterfall is very creative.Is that a fish at the bottom of the waterfall?
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