May 2007 Contest -- The Den of Evil!

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Post by Shadox » Thu Jun 07, 2007 8:10 am

Hello All,

Congrats to the winners!!! I was out of action for a week so I have nto gotten to tell everyone nice job. My players are going to suffer now... he he he

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Post by philip » Tue Jun 05, 2007 10:12 pm

Thoth would you post a close up of your idol? I really like your out of the norm paint jobs on your terrain peices!

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Post by THOTH » Tue Jun 05, 2007 4:54 pm

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Post by THOTH » Tue Jun 05, 2007 4:46 pm

I reworked my setup and liked the results. Hope you do as well. (I realize that the contest is over but I wanted to take some cracks at a DOE setup regardless)



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Post by admin » Tue Jun 05, 2007 1:37 pm

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Post by zoonat » Tue Jun 05, 2007 10:19 am

Thanks to everyone for their comments on mine and other's setups. And a HUGE thanks to Jeff and Stephan for not only having this contest, but then rewarding everyone! That made my day! After reading that announcement, I immediately started checking out the individual pieces I crave the most... like a kid in a candy shop!

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Post by Law » Tue Jun 05, 2007 10:12 am

Here are a few random shots of my entry that I didn't include -- didn't want to post these before the contest was over, for fear of biasing the judges by sneaking around the official rules. These are some nice, shots, I think - but in some ways the biggest challenge with this contest, for me, was keeping to five pictures! If you only include the kind of close-up shots I like, you don't convey the layout as a whole -- but lots of long shots and you don't get to show off some of the neat details! Very challenging.

In any case, these were some of my favorite shots, I really liked putting these GW elves here -- I liked the effect, against that black backdrop. But since it was against the rules, these pics were a no go.


Anyhoo, enjoy!

L



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Post by Myrthe » Tue Jun 05, 2007 9:39 am

Great set-ups !!!

Congrats to all of you !!!

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Post by gdmcbride » Tue Jun 05, 2007 5:52 am


GdMcbride - Not sure I'd have the guts to actually stack my DOE stuff like that! hehe
-Aubrey

Actually, its funny you should mention that. Although I did have a few tumbles early on in building, the facade was actually quite stable. In fact, due to RL getting in the way, I had to leave it standing almost twenty four hours before I could get around to actually photographing it. It did just fine.

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Post by Aubrey » Tue Jun 05, 2007 12:57 am

Wow...Thanks Stephan, Jeff, and the DF staff! I had fun doing the setup and I enjoyed checking out all of the cool ideas that came from all of the entries. I really try hard to approach each setup artistically while maintaining gaming functionality and I wasn't really sure how well that would work out in this case. I had my doubts since this wasn't purely a photo contest and other factors were equally important, but I'm glad that everyone seems to enjoy the more "dramatic" nature of my images even though I still have a ways to go (in my opinion) in terms of setup.

I'd like to comment on some of my favorite images now that the contest is over.

Shadox - Love the book on the circular corner pieces idea!

GdMcbride - Not sure I'd have the guts to actually stack my DOE stuff like that! hehe

Harneloot - Really liked how you had the pieces at an angle to the next level. Looks like fun!

Ghenghis Ska - Your 3rd pic is my favorite in this contest. I'd love to get higher rez stuff if you have it. nice work!

Zoonat - I loved your 4th pic! reminded me of Wow for some reason.

L - I loved the room with the benches/pillars. Not sure why exactly because the rasied platform at the end is really cooler in terms of setup I suppose...but I really like something about the composition of the photo with the benches
more.

Shoesan - Fun layout! The test of fire idea is very slick and I like the camera angles.

95svtcobra - Loved your 3rd pic. Nice layout and choice of minis...looks very dangerous in there!

Mcwulf - The debris/barricades idea was sweet! Used that this past weekend! thanks!

Grimlok - I really liked the raised section in the back...very nice.

Good job to everyone and congrats to Shoesan, Ghenghis Ska, and GdMcbride!

-Aubrey

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