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I am very sorry for the delays here, I thought I had posted but when I go back to look I see that I hadn't.  Almost done WIP below

 

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And, painted up, still might not be able to mail it for another week or two. But packed and ready to go for my next post office trip. 

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Mine is completely finished. I need to take some decent photos and then it will be going out in the mail tomorrow!

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2 hours ago, Pochi said:

Mine is completely finished. I need to take some decent photos and then it will be going out in the mail tomorrow!

 

Is it the responsibility of the sender or the receiver to photograph the minis? (asking for a friend)

 

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1 minute ago, buckyball said:

 

Is it the responsibility of the sender or the receiver to photograph the minis? (asking for a friend)

 

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Of the finished minis? Neither really. Most senders take photos so they can post in the show off section later or to just have record of it. A lot of receivers though take photos to share here when they receive it so we all can see. But a finished photo is not requirement for the exchange, just a WIP one.

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10 hours ago, buckyball said:

 

Is it the responsibility of the sender or the receiver to photograph the minis? (asking for a friend)

 

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I don't think either has to photograph the minis. I always photograph the things that I paint, especially as I am giving them away, so I can remember what they looked like.

I have always in the past also taken photos of the minis I have received. I appreciate someone painting for me and like to show off my treasures!

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I'm sorry for posting this so late, I got caught up in a depressive episode but I finally managed to sit down and get painting.

To be on the safe side, I painted it all in one go. Here's the finished model:

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I'll drop it off at the post office this week, likely tomorrow :)

 

Skiesclear, thank so much for the amazing models! They have a place of honour on my LOTR shelf :wub:

Sadly, his swordhand did break off, but I'm sure I can glue that back on ::):

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3 hours ago, Lihmeth said:

Skiesclear, thank so much for the amazing models! They have a place of honour on my LOTR shelf :wub:

Sadly, his swordhand did break off, but I'm sure I can glue that back on ::):

 

So sorry about the sword!  It was a hand  swap with a different model, so that was a weak point.  I should have pinned it.  I hope it's an easy fix!!  Still, it did travel a fair distance so I'm glad that's all that happened : )  Enjoy!  I had fun painting it while re-watching the entire extended cut trilogy!

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exchange mini has postage and Mr. Postman will get it to ship tomorrow!

 

11 hours ago, Pochi said:

I don't think either has to photograph the minis. I always photograph the things that I paint, especially as I am giving them away, so I can remember what they looked like.

I have always in the past also taken photos of the minis I have received. I appreciate someone painting for me and like to show off my treasures!

 

I now take pictures of all my work when I send it out so if the recipient forgets or doesn't have a camera, lightbox, or something else, I will still have pictures

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What if we totally forgot a WIP photo and are finished?...Asking for a friend?  

Should be sending out as soon as I get some photos taken.

 

Also, what if I totally got off track and didn't use a Reaper product(s)?  Just painted with Reaper paints?  I'm a mess ...

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7 hours ago, dusty said:

What if we totally forgot a WIP photo and are finished?...Asking for a friend?  

Should be sending out as soon as I get some photos taken.

 

Also, what if I totally got off track and didn't use a Reaper product(s)?  Just painted with Reaper paints?  I'm a mess ...

 

It is fine. 

 

Also not using a Reaper mini is fine as well. While we want Reaper to be the focus, sometimes a mini from another company is just too perfect to resist using. If a lot of people started not doing a Reaper mini, it might become an issue but one or two is ok.

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