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Shading look nice, but a more straight on photo would be nice too.  I have no idea myself about the mini.  But, I think you did a bang up job!

A more Straight on photo will will only show you an elbow.

I tried taking photos of the face, and sadly the arm is blocking you from seeing anything ::(:

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You did a great job here the hair especially, now could that stamp say gw not cw as in games workshop?

Thank You Limey72 !

It might be GW1980... hmmmm....

I have to do some research on that :;):

Its a great miniature ! 

I love the detail, I have to accept that it is old, and this isn't the "modern casting methods available" now.

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Nicely done Jay.  

 

I think a photo taken at the same height/level as the mini is what people are looking for and not a staright on of the face.   I would love to look at her from the front and back to get a better impression of the clothing and gear she is carrying.

 

I am also loving your tendency to do red heads... apparently my needling you to use orange has paid off!  :upside:

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Nicely done Jay.  

 

I think a photo taken at the same height/level as the mini is what people are looking for and not a staright on of the face.   I would love to look at her from the front and back to get a better impression of the clothing and gear she is carrying.

 

I am also loving your tendency to do red heads... apparently my needling you to use orange has paid off!  :upside:

I see if I can pull off a few photos from a lower vantage point.

I'm actually having fun with the Orange hair..

Its amazing how many colors you can get going, and with a bit of matte varnish, it really perks up.

Its fun to mix in other colors as well, to form shadow colors.

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Better.. now if you can go down on bended knee...

 

(wait thats a proposal!!!)... :blush:

 

I mean lower the camera by another 4 inches  so you are level with the table surface

(or even low enough that you are pointing the camera up at the mini)

we would be able to see all of that detail straight on.   ^_^ 

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Better.. now if you can go down on bended knee...

 

(wait thats a proposal!!!)... :blush:

 

I mean lower the camera by another 4 inches  so you are level with the table surface

(or even low enough that you are pointing the camera up at the mini)

we would be able to see all of that detail straight on.   ^_^

There is NO way I can do that Robin.

My set up will give nothing but a lot of blur.

I guess that now is the time to update my photo shop capabilities !

Once my friends wedding is finished, and I recover from doing the ceremony, and speaking at it on Saturday.

I'll start looking at enhancing my photo taking ability.

Too much on my plate for the next couple of weeks.

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Well as the person overseeing that wedding I will give you a pass this time.

 

Enjoy the cermony and remember... after all of the vows have been said the Officials at the weeding can enjoy the reception and a dance with the bride too!

 

PS Don't sweat the speech I suspect you have that in the bag!

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ROFL.. I'm glad ONE of us is optimistic !

This is going to be one of the toughest and most important chats I do.

Shudder... I'm trying to get it under control.

AND start another mini (hey, I have my priorities going..ROFL).

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