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Old February 11 2008, 08:30 AM   #1
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Yes, the batteries were included.


I took a picture of my desk yesterday
This still fantastic model was, of course, built by Dennis Bailey.
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Old February 11 2008, 09:30 AM   #2
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Re: Yes, the batteries were included.

Wow. Thats nice. I had no idea Dennis was so handy with a model kit.

Is that a modification of an existing kit, or a scratch-build, or what?

Cool catch no matter what!
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Old February 11 2008, 09:37 AM   #3
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Re: Yes, the batteries were included.

I think someone is just very good at compositing...

Nice work!
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Old February 11 2008, 09:47 AM   #4
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Re: Yes, the batteries were included.

Gep Malakai said:
Wow. Thats nice. I had no idea Dennis was so handy with a model kit.

Is that a modification of an existing kit, or a scratch-build, or what?

Cool catch no matter what!
Thank you so very much!
You just made my day.
Thank you!








But, this (the ship) is indeed a CG-model composited into a picture of my desk .
I wish it were a real model.
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Old February 11 2008, 01:40 PM   #5
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Re: Yes, the batteries were included.

Nice render. Of course, it's a little blurry... was that a "cheat" to help with the compositing, or just an issue with JPG-ing it for the net?
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Old February 11 2008, 01:47 PM   #6
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Re: Yes, the batteries were included.

Very nice. The blurriness may be helping with the composite but it also looks much more realistic that way. Props.
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Old February 11 2008, 02:11 PM   #7
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Re: Yes, the batteries were included.

Thank you

No, no cheat. The original image was already blurry (I used the camera on my mobil phone [HTC-Touch ]). So, I just tried to match that...
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Old February 11 2008, 02:25 PM   #8
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ST-One said:
Thank you

No, no cheat. The original image was already blurry (I used the camera on my mobil phone [HTC-Touch ]). So, I just tried to match that...
AH... so you had to match the blur of the phone's camera... Given that, that's a remarkably nice job!
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Old February 11 2008, 02:32 PM   #9
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Re: Yes, the batteries were included.

Nice job mixing CGI with Real life Photo of your desk :thumbsup:
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Old February 11 2008, 02:40 PM   #10
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Re: Yes, the batteries were included.

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ST-One said:
Thank you

No, no cheat. The original image was already blurry (I used the camera on my mobil phone [HTC-Touch ]). So, I just tried to match that...
AH... so you had to match the blur of the phone's camera... Given that, that's a remarkably nice job!
I thank you
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Old February 11 2008, 11:11 PM   #11
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http://ds9itsafake.ytmnd.com/

Nice job though
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Old February 12 2008, 12:06 AM   #12
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Harry said:
http://ds9itsafake.ytmnd.com/

Nice job though
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Old February 12 2008, 12:08 AM   #13
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Re: Yes, the batteries were included.

That's one of the best photo composites I've seen in a LONG time! The only thing that gives it away (besides the fact that I instantly recognized Dennis's Phoenix model) is that the lighted nacelle caps should have caused at least a faint diffuse reflection against the woodgrain of the desk.
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Old February 12 2008, 12:59 AM   #14
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Really, really nice job.
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Old February 12 2008, 02:42 AM   #15
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Holy cow. I was convinced that was a real model!
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