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Old September 12 2012, 07:17 PM   #16
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Re: The First Poster for INTO DARKNESS Has Just Been Revealed...

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Or at best it's a rough draft that got released prematurely before the kinks were worked out.
This might be a distinct possibility. It doesn't scream "obvious fake" to me, but then on the other hand certain details are missing as you thoughtfully pointed out. A fake---to be convincing enough to trick the Trek community as a whole---would likely include some of the details you mentioned just so the Photoshoppers could cover all their bases and avoid early detection of fakery. If Trek fans with Photoshop skills are anything, it's anally retentive. Trust me. I've known a few over the years.

If not the official first poster, it might be a Paramount first run/draft that leaked out.
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Old September 12 2012, 07:26 PM   #17
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I didn´t see anything about this poster, Trek Movie, TreekWeb, Collider, IGN, THR, Variety, Paramount website.

How did you get it, cooleddie74?
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Old September 12 2012, 07:28 PM   #18
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Re: The First Poster for INTO DARKNESS Has Just Been Revealed...

Nope.



This was posted in the TrekMovie.com comments right after the name was revealed.
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Old September 12 2012, 07:34 PM   #19
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Re: The First Poster for INTO DARKNESS Has Just Been Revealed...

I decided i wanted to play as well lol

http://www.trekbbs.com/showthread.php?t=88914&page=125

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Old September 12 2012, 07:35 PM   #20
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Re: The First Poster for INTO DARKNESS Has Just Been Revealed...

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I didn´t see anything about this poster, Trek Movie, TreekWeb, Collider, IGN, THR, Variety, Paramount website.

How did you get it, cooleddie74?
A couple of normally reliable fan pages on Facebook were displaying it as the genuine article. And like Locutus posted on the previous page, this is more or less the date that Paramount is supposed to release the first poster image for the film.
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Old September 12 2012, 07:37 PM   #21
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we should have a competition on the forums... for the artist / photo edititors...

who can make the most convincing fake poster... and have the rest of the forum judge

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Old September 12 2012, 07:38 PM   #22
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Re: The First Poster for INTO DARKNESS Has Just Been Revealed...

I just saw yours, Methos.

It's a damn sight better than this one, fake or not.
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Old September 12 2012, 07:40 PM   #23
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20 mins work, if that, while listening to ACDC lol

if i can do that in 20 mins... then imagine what the real studio can come up with after weeks / months of drafts and concepts...

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Old September 12 2012, 07:41 PM   #24
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Thoughts?

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I thought it was a fake, right off the bat, but I could be wrong. If this is what the poster really looks like, then I think something went awry. Also, it reminds me too much of images like this:



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Old September 12 2012, 07:44 PM   #25
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I could accept someone taking a photo of a sketch drawing, nothing else.

Thanks cooleddie74, I am Trek Brasilis editor and I need to check the sources, ok?
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Old September 12 2012, 07:44 PM   #26
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I decided i wanted to play as well lol

http://www.trekbbs.com/showthread.php?t=88914&page=125

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Awesome, there's a photoshop thread! Nice, and you've done some nice work there. I don't venture into the General Discussion section, but that's going to change now.
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Old September 12 2012, 07:45 PM   #27
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Well, JJ listened to all your complaints and decided to tone down the lens-flares, and now the whole movie is going to be blurry and out of focus. Way to go, guys.
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Old September 12 2012, 07:54 PM   #28
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^ Then gimme my lens flares back.
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Old September 12 2012, 07:56 PM   #29
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Nope.



This was posted in the TrekMovie.com comments right after the name was revealed.
I haven't been able to find the comment in question. Have you a link you can post?
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Re: The First Poster for INTO DARKNESS Has Just Been Revealed...

Your avatar is missing lens flare, Spock/Uhura...

You need something like my previous avatar:



Now that's some groovy-ass flare, baby.
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