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Personal logo Unlucky General Supporting Member of TMP31 Mar 2017 11:37 p.m. PST

For anyone interested, please find the attached link to my first Unlucky General Blog site post for 2017. link


Dr Jeckyll Supporting Member of TMP01 Apr 2017 2:24 a.m. PST

Nice painting and really nice basing work:) 1:72 ?

Personal logo deadhead Supporting Member of TMP01 Apr 2017 6:32 a.m. PST

Perry 28mm. I do like Vexy (his horse)…is he still exhibited in the Netherlands Army Museum?

Ah ha. Commonsense would have said follow your link before posting! You have answered my Qs!

Great research gone into this and I agree his horse (I thought it was Vexy) does now seem much browner, once stuffed, than the painting. I had understood it was the ravages of time, but then many a painting shows the Prince during the 100 days indeed riding a bay (as does your lower picture)

A tip. Much better depth of field if you close the shutter (a higher f number), but you need more light and a longer exposure. A sunny day and the cheapest little tripod would do.

vtsaogames01 Apr 2017 8:02 a.m. PST

Tripods make my so-so efforts look good.

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