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 Post subject: Alhvar's and his fiancee's work
PostPosted: Thu Jan 11, 2018 11:30 pm 
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Greetings!

Me and my fiancee recently decided to start with LOTR SBG. We are particularily fond of dwarves and we intend to be playing the War of the Rings era Erebor siege.

We started out by painting these easterlings, that will be the dwarves' opponents. My fiancee's miniature is her first painted ever. Mine is my first painted in 15 years.

I am quite happy about the results. I need to get some diffusion filters though for the lamps, as the real reflections are interfering with the painted reflections.

Comments are most welcome.


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nice work for someone's first model ever and in a long time. Well done.
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A great start!
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 10:06 pm 
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Thank you!

We finished painting another two last weekend. Here are a few pictures of them.

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These look great! Thank you for sharing.

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They look really good! I've painted many Easterlings over the last few years, so if you need any help just let me know!
Also, a quick photography tip, if you cover your mini with a white sheet of paper, the paper will work like a light diffuser. It's not perfect, but it works great in a pinch.
Good luck!

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PostPosted: Fri Feb 02, 2018 9:44 pm 
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Thank you!

Our third pair of Easterlings;

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They look great all together, nicely done.
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Thank you!

If anyone has any more critical comments, feel free to share them.

The gold ranges from nuln oiled warplock bronze to edge highlights of liberator gold.
The red ranges from rhinox hide to wazzdakka red.
The silver ranges from a leadbleacher/black mix to white scar.
The brown ranges from a rhinox hide/black mix to mournfang brown, with occassional edge highlights in bugman's glow.
The black ranges from abaddon black to dawnstone.
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