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Author Topic: LPL9 General discussion thread: The final round is now up for voting  (Read 74942 times)

Offline Vanvlak

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This is an ambivalent statement. The competitors wouldn´t all be glad to learn about, but the spectators will of course, I guess...
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Well said. I'm not thrilled...  :D ;)
But at least mine is now done and emailed. Phew!

Offline Duncan McDane

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Re: LPL9 General discussion thread: last day for round 7 new entries...
« Reply #226 on: June 01, 2015, 01:05:56 PM »
Well, you can clearly see the mounting pressure now everybody has to deliver a fresh squad for 7 weeks in a row now. Hats off to all of you who managed to cling on so far...  :)
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Offline Captain Blood

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Re: LPL9 General discussion thread: last day for round 7 new entries...
« Reply #227 on: June 01, 2015, 01:10:17 PM »
Yes, it's a marathon not a sprint...  ::)

Alas, I've just received sad news via intermediaries that Bugsda is now without internet for the forseeable future, so I don't think we'll be seeing any new entries from him either. Shame, because I saw him at Salute and liked the sound of what he had lined up for round 10. But c'est la vie... It's a long old campaign in the LPL, and real life has a nasty tendency of getting in the way of the best-laid plans...

But I'm sure the last couple of rounds will see some spectacular charges to the finish line  :)

Offline Thargor

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Re: LPL9 General discussion thread: last day for round 7 new entries...
« Reply #228 on: June 04, 2015, 09:45:20 PM »
Round 9 completed, but probably won't get the chance to photograph it until after work tomorrow.......it may be a late entry if that's ok?

Offline Captain Blood

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Re: LPL9 General discussion thread: last day for round 7 new entries...
« Reply #229 on: June 04, 2015, 10:42:06 PM »
Okay  :)

Offline Drachenklinge

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Re: LPL9 General discussion thread: last day for round 7 new entries...
« Reply #230 on: June 05, 2015, 04:27:50 AM »
Mine is coming before 12oo, too, sorry
best wishes
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Offline Captain Blood

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Re: LPL9 General discussion thread: last day for round 7 new entries...
« Reply #231 on: June 05, 2015, 04:50:40 PM »
Still missing several replacement teams for round 9... Come on folks - one more heave! You're nearly there :)

Offline Dolmot

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Re: LPL9 General discussion thread: last day for round 9 new entries...
« Reply #232 on: June 07, 2015, 08:12:07 PM »
For some reason I've had Caravan playing in my head all day.

Offline Dr Mathias

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Re: LPL9 General discussion thread: last day for round 9 new entries...
« Reply #233 on: June 12, 2015, 03:57:10 AM »
The last entry has been sent. In characteristic madness I decided to start a completely atrocious quality resin model two days before the deadline and managed to squeak it in  o_o

Well done participants- another LPL is nearing its end :)
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Offline Captain Blood

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Re: LPL9 General discussion thread: last day for round 9 new entries...
« Reply #234 on: June 12, 2015, 07:15:24 AM »
Yep. Some really wonderful round 10 entries to enjoy come Sunday...
If you haven't sent a replacement team yet, please try and do so by the end of today.
Thanks very much all.
The end is in sight!  :)

Offline Vanvlak

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Re: LPL9 General discussion thread: last day for round 9 new entries...
« Reply #235 on: June 12, 2015, 04:55:20 PM »
And I'm done.
Phew, the last two weeks, delayed by a trip to Nottingham and catching up at work, were tight.

I managed to assemble and paint a total of 56 models, if I counted correctly, including one which I never included in the photos as it would have probably resulted in a partly defocused images, as in some of my earlier rounds. Getting stuff painted was my aim, so I am happy to have managed all weekly entries.

Once again thanks to Captain Blood for all the work needed toorganise this.  8) 8) 8)


« Last Edit: June 14, 2015, 03:02:30 PM by Vanvlak »

Offline Captain Blood

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Re: LPL9 General discussion thread: last day for round 9 new entries...
« Reply #236 on: June 12, 2015, 05:24:45 PM »
There's no doubt, that despite all the hard work, the LPL is a great way to force yourself to paint 50 - 60 new figures in a three month period :)
It's certainly helped me break the back of my cave wars project.

Offline Michi

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Re: LPL9 General discussion thread: last day for round 9 new entries...
« Reply #237 on: June 12, 2015, 06:26:39 PM »
LPL is a great way to force yourself to paint 50 - 60 new figures in a three month period :)

73 and a big thing if I counted correctly...  :D Thank you LAF, that was more than I´ve done in a bad year.

Offline OSHIROmodels

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Re: LPL9 General discussion thread: last day for round 9 new entries...
« Reply #238 on: June 12, 2015, 06:52:31 PM »
Gonna be tight for the last one  :-X

Thanks for arranging everything Richard, a mammoth task in itself along with painting all those figures   o_o

cheers

James

Offline Thargor

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Re: LPL9 General discussion thread: last day for round 9 new entries...
« Reply #239 on: June 12, 2015, 07:53:40 PM »
Blimey - crap day at work... which lasted 3 hours longer than expected, then stuck behind grockels on the way home (40 min journey has taken almost 2 hours)......but can now submit the photo for the final round.

Thank you for running it all Richard and for being flexible with the timings  :D 

 

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