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Tsingtao 1914 (Michi)  vs. Shooting 'A day at the Arumbaya' (Hammers)

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Voting closed: June 01, 2014, 01:04:46 PM

Author Topic: Round 10 - Tsingtao 1914 vs. Shooting 'A day at the Arumbaya'  (Read 5714 times)

Offline Prof.Witchheimer

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Re: Round 10 - Tsingtao 1914 vs. Shooting 'A day at the Arumbaya'
« Reply #1 on: May 25, 2014, 03:08:01 PM »
oh, a gorgeous new train....

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Re: Round 10 - Tsingtao 1914 vs. Shooting 'A day at the Arumbaya'
« Reply #2 on: May 25, 2014, 05:29:38 PM »
oh, a gorgeous new train....

I can assure you it was the hardest task of all to get that 1metre long train in the same photo with the ten Seesoldaten. There was no way displaying it completely without either have to use magnifiers for the soldiers or get parts of the trian off focus. Meh...

Offline Dolmot

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Re: Round 10 - Tsingtao 1914 vs. Shooting 'A day at the Arumbaya'
« Reply #3 on: May 25, 2014, 05:34:16 PM »
Well, at least there shouldn't be much argument over it qualifying for a "big thing". lol

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Re: Round 10 - Tsingtao 1914 vs. Shooting 'A day at the Arumbaya'
« Reply #4 on: May 25, 2014, 05:37:32 PM »
don't complain, You achieved it  :D
of course, when this is over You will have to testify about the caboose and the wonderful khaki/sand of the uniforms  8)
« Last Edit: May 25, 2014, 06:03:35 PM by bedwyr »

Offline Captain Blood

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Re: Round 10 - Tsingtao 1914 vs. Shooting 'A day at the Arumbaya'
« Reply #5 on: May 25, 2014, 05:55:16 PM »
That is a wonderful-looking train Michi, and a brilliant use of perspective  :-*

(I couldn't figure out how to get the view along the railway line in my Round 10 entry... Tried it - couldn't get it to work...  ::)  Kudos to you for achieving such a difficult composition)

Offline FifteensAway

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Re: Round 10 - Tsingtao 1914 vs. Shooting 'A day at the Arumbaya'
« Reply #6 on: May 26, 2014, 03:38:59 AM »
And now...over to the other side.  Is that E.T. The Extraterristrial masquerading as an Egyptian mummy in the red?  Lovely bit of movie making work there.

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Re: Round 10 - Tsingtao 1914 vs. Shooting 'A day at the Arumbaya'
« Reply #7 on: May 27, 2014, 02:23:20 AM »
Great trains Michi!

Offline Constable Bertrand

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Re: Round 10 - Tsingtao 1914 vs. Shooting 'A day at the Arumbaya'
« Reply #8 on: May 27, 2014, 11:14:01 AM »
 :-* nice train Michi - another masterpiece to add to your long display cabinets. :D


And the snakes escaping their box always makes me chuckle. Nice scatter!

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Matt

 

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