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God wills it17 Feb 2017 10:14 a.m. PST

More done thus more piccies…so finally taking some time to see what the manual settings on the camera can achieve, been playing with it and the pics are better, not as good as id want them but im getting there, so heres a few better pics of previous packs ive painted and pictured.






Ok so onto new packs, as usual no boots and bases done as yet, any figs that may have been hooded smocks I ignored and painted as ss reversible jackets/parkas, shoulder boards have been removed but retained for nco's and officers, added insignia were needed, not sure if I added any helmet covers to these figs.

Happy with the outcome of all these figs, been adapting my flesh tones and wanted a more blurred ss autumn camo scheme which I think looks better on this scale of figure, I think everything is headed in the right direction.

AB-ING09

Remembered to paint winter only use markings on the shreck rockets (well some white smudges at least)







AB-ING08

Got a bit fed up with the radios so left them as they are to highlight at a later date (also need to attach aerials) the radio set that comes with the pack I forgot to photograph.




AB-ING07

Gave one officer an italian camo cap, maybe the yellow is too bright and the areas too big but I like it, left the other officers map blank for now.




AB-ING05

Didnt think I was going to like painting this pack, but I reckon its the best finish ive achieved so far, I like the peadot, autumn zeltbahn and foilage combo, I left the the foilage quite dark as thats how I want it appear on my bases.








Usual group shot of current batch, which oddly came out the best pic.


The foilage made my mind up regarding the bases, want to achieve a muddy autumn look with pools of mud and water etc, so thats what il be working on next.

Anyway thx for looking.

Personal logo Don Perrin Supporting Member of TMP17 Feb 2017 10:46 a.m. PST

Outstanding! Truly great work!

Mick in Switzerland Supporting Member of TMP17 Feb 2017 10:49 a.m. PST

Fantastic

wrgmr117 Feb 2017 11:48 a.m. PST

Superb work!

Serge6917 Feb 2017 12:11 p.m. PST

Great!!!!!!!!!!!

Redroom Inactive Member17 Feb 2017 2:16 p.m. PST

Dang, really nice

christot17 Feb 2017 3:54 p.m. PST

very nice indeed, imaginative, and really subtle, makes me want to paint (even) more of these great figures

andysyk18 Feb 2017 5:52 a.m. PST

Outstanding.

IanKHemm Inactive Member18 Feb 2017 4:48 p.m. PST

That's some incredibly outstanding detail.

Cathus19 Feb 2017 3:25 p.m. PST

They look fantastic

Lord Hill23 Feb 2017 4:40 p.m. PST

Wow, absolutely stunning. I want them!

God wills it24 Feb 2017 4:33 a.m. PST

Thankyou one and all… uploaded better quality pics of some of the packs.

link

Peadot tutorial

link

uglyfatbloke Supporting Member of TMP01 Mar 2017 5:01 a.m. PST

They are horrible. Send them to me immediately and I'll dispose of them safely…..or something.

C M DODSON01 Mar 2017 7:10 a.m. PST

Fantastic painting that really brings these fellows to life.

Brilliant.

Chris

Larry R Inactive Member03 Mar 2017 7:11 a.m. PST

That is a lot of work executed extremely well!!

jfariahitech03 Mar 2017 8:40 a.m. PST

Superb work.
Thanks for sharing.

huevans01109 Mar 2017 1:08 p.m. PST

Lovely!!!

Johnny6013 Mar 2017 5:52 a.m. PST

What more can I add that others haven't said already? Fantastic work – you obviously have too much time on your hands! :)

RitterKrieg13 Mar 2017 6:06 a.m. PST

Very Well done!

You make me want to move away from 15mm…

Troy

TacticalPainter0113 Mar 2017 4:36 p.m. PST

Lovely work here, they look great and so many of them!

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