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#26 Gryphon Ink

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Posted 16 September 2011 - 01:06 PM

I've got to add my voice to the chorus.  This is an amazing piece.  This, more than any giant castles or realistically-working Technic machinery, is the kind of thing I show my wife when I'm talking about art being made with Lego.
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#27 Blake Baer

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Posted 16 September 2011 - 02:08 PM

Thank you all for your very encouraging and supportive comments!
One of the things I really hoped to capture was the sense of wind and realism. From what you all are saying, it appears as though I did that. Thank you all! :sweet:

#28 Cara

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Posted 16 September 2011 - 05:32 PM

Wow, those trees turn it into something exceptional! Living near palms trees like that, the shape you've given them implies so much motion, it's spot on. Fantastic job.
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#29 brickmack

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Posted 16 September 2011 - 08:48 PM

Very well done MOC. The house looks very realistic the way it's damaged.

#30 Otherworld

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Posted 17 September 2011 - 12:30 AM

This is extremely magnificent! I love everything about it!
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#31 Fred Fred Burger

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Posted 17 September 2011 - 01:24 AM

I live in Virginia right were the hurricane hit:sceptic:, luckily I was in Denver when it hit:laugh:.
Edit the Moc is simply stunning, really captures the action well.

Edited by Fred Fred Burger, 17 September 2011 - 01:25 AM.

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#32 Phred

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Posted 23 September 2011 - 05:46 PM

View PostBlake Baer, on 15 September 2011 - 02:06 PM, said:

Also does anybody know what the little "Indexed" title up on the original post means? I'm still sorta new here.,

View Postpeterab, on 16 September 2011 - 07:11 AM, said:

It means one of the moderators has added this thread to the Moc index, to allow it to be easily found in the future.

You are correct Peterab.  This MOC can be found in the Building and Town MOC Index.  I'm still working on updating the index with everyone else's creations. :blush:

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#33 RedGiant

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Posted 24 September 2011 - 02:36 AM

SuperMOC!!! The trees are brilliant...  :wub:

#34 LEGO Train 12 Volts

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Posted 25 September 2011 - 03:17 PM

Sorry to bump this up to the top, but I've seen this outstanding MOC only now!  :tongue:
The idea of blowing wind is incredible: the waves and the trees are a crazy creation ...the house with broken windows absolutely real!  :wub:
This MOC is made by a genious!  :laugh:
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