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#1 slopemodified


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Posted 01 February 2012 - 02:15 PM

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Hello there from sunny and hot Australia!

I have created this ocean wave that is about to break, with surfers on it. I hope that you enjoy it, and I look forward to reading your comments on it. Unlike the first, smaller version of this wave, I thought that it belongs under the Special Themes section, please contact me if it does not.

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^ As you can see, it is mostly made of 1x2 plates and 1x1 round bricks. I started with blue and medium blue at the base and gradually introduced the transparent blues as it went up the wave.

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^ The structure allows for great flexibility and the wave can be bent/curled into a tube.

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^ This is the back. It holds up the rest of the wave and is attached to the baseplates.

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^ That is one cool surfer girl.

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^ Wipeout!! The wave for too much for this little-surfer-guy! Credit to Dave Allen for the idea.

This creation was initially inspired by I Scream Clone's Life's A Beach scene.

Thank you for looking!

Edited by Rufus, 29 April 2012 - 10:30 AM.

#2 Combee


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Posted 01 February 2012 - 02:51 PM

This looks great! Nice job

#3 Nom Carver

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Posted 01 February 2012 - 05:09 PM

great! this is totally unique!! loving it

#4 KyleJohnson11


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Posted 01 February 2012 - 05:37 PM

All I can say is wow! That is simply amazing and I love your technique!

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#5 LEGOman273


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Posted 01 February 2012 - 06:01 PM

This is amazing!! How long did it take you to build it?

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Posted 02 February 2012 - 03:54 AM

Great work. It looks just like a wave. I like the variation in blues.

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#7 Legocrazy81


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Posted 02 February 2012 - 05:42 AM

Very cool. I like the wipeout surfer. :tongue: The wave looks great with all the blue hues and the little bits of white throughout.
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Posted 02 February 2012 - 11:02 AM

That wave looks really awesome, and so real and lively! :sweet: Great job!
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Posted 02 February 2012 - 01:02 PM

This is very nice! I love the white streaks after the surfers!

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