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#1 Styrbjorn

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Posted 05 August 2012 - 04:55 AM

So now I can post it! I have not been so active in this forum for a while because I have been sailing but now I am home! So here it is:
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Sorry for my bad pictures bt I hope it is ok.
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#2 ZCerberus

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Posted 05 August 2012 - 01:51 PM

That guy looks like TreeBeard's cousin!!

I like the face and his pose-ability.  Overall the elemental is solid.

Your microscale is also very good.  It works for me in that shot.

The photos are a bit grainy and the shots where you can see the kitchen floor there do detract from the escapism.  I would try taking the photos outside in the shade somewhere.  That may help with the grainy photos a bit.

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Posted 05 August 2012 - 02:37 PM

The elemental definitely has an "entish" feel, I like all the action  :thumbup: The micro scale part is probably my favorite, it's simple but works very well  :classic:
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Posted 05 August 2012 - 03:10 PM

I like that the first scene is one of panic which sets the scene for the build. I also like all the activity going on in the fight/ flight of the citizens. Nice job!

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Posted 05 August 2012 - 06:18 PM

Great ent like elemental and the scene really captures a sense of panic and desperation

Like Z said the photos could likely be helped by shooting it outside in a shady area.  Also buy a yard (or meter) of plain white fabric and use it as a backdrop.  a couple minutes of preparation will save you a lot of time and headaches when post editing the photos!

Great that you had time to enter and look forward to seeing some more builds from you!

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Posted 05 August 2012 - 06:28 PM

Great to see that you entered the challenge Styrbjorn!

This is by far the best build you have done! The elemental is great and not to blocky (as mine!  :wink: ) and I like the panic feel in the moc!

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Posted 05 August 2012 - 09:18 PM

I love the wall!!! And the scene too of course :D

Only remark on that wall is that the battlements may be a bit higher to provide more defence :classic:

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Posted 06 August 2012 - 03:33 AM

Gotta reiterate everybody here and give you props for the "ent-ish" feel.
I'm loving those arrow slits!

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Posted 06 August 2012 - 01:56 PM

Great sense of action, and a wonderful ent -emental.  I would really like to see an overview of the whole build,the castle walls are very promising. The first photo is superb!

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Posted 06 August 2012 - 04:46 PM

Nice elemental and "fleeing' scene!

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#11 Styrbjorn

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Posted 06 August 2012 - 05:44 PM

Thank you guys :classic:
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Posted 07 August 2012 - 04:52 AM

Great action scene!

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Posted 07 August 2012 - 08:31 PM

View Postsoccerkid6, on 05 August 2012 - 02:37 PM, said:

The micro scale part is probably my favorite, it's simple but works very well  :classic:
Yeah, that part really looks good - it makes it seem like the land is far down.  :thumbup:   Good job!

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Posted 09 August 2012 - 10:42 PM

The action in the scene is well done, the pose of the elemental monster adds a lot to that! :thumbup:

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Posted 15 August 2012 - 01:48 PM

Very nice entry Styrbjorn! That first shot really is gold - the low eyeline makes the elemental really look formidible as it rampages through the town. The microscale view from the battlements in the fifth pic is also pretty sweet. I do think you could have culled your pics a little bit better though - some of the pics, especially the blurry ones, don't do your creation justice. Better to leave them out and just put in your best ones i reckon.  :thumbup: Best of luck in the voting!

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Posted 16 August 2012 - 08:13 PM

You've done a great job with the figure posing, I really like the guy jumping off the roof towards the elemental. You really captured some great action here. Keep it up!  :thumbup:

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