Minor/Repaint: Masterpiece Optimus Prime

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  1. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Finally have this guy posted. My custom Masterpiece Optimus Prime. This was originally the 20th Anniversary DVD one with the crappy orange color. I gave it my usual style. Darker shades of red and blue. I even gave him a touch of cosmic rust. This will probably be the only MP Prime I paint.
     

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  2. wolverenz

    wolverenz Decepticon

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    sweet!!
     
  3. Alloy Alchemist

    Alloy Alchemist Decepticon sympathizer

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    looks great,why will it be the only mp prime you paint? I only ask cuz i want to paint mine one day...
     
  4. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    I don't plan on buy any more MP Primes. I don't mind doing them for commissions though.
     
  5. Altitron

    Altitron Commercial Artist

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    I'd rather see the Autobot logo painted white or brought out more in some way, but that's my only crit here. Other than that, it's nice work. Good stuff, Solarac.

    - Alty
     
  6. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    It looks better in person. I think the fact the the symbol is molded on brings it out.
     
  7. GrandMaXimus

    GrandMaXimus Party in my tummy!!! TFW2005 Supporter

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    Cause it's too small a scale for him. He only paints Primus
    :dj 
     
  8. Long_Haul

    Long_Haul N*ggacon

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    Really Really Nice, He does it again. haha. Great Work man, I really wish i could find this Fig, id love to mess around with it. Are those Semi Gloss Paints?
     
  9. SamiWCP

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    I agree that the logo needs white. And..while it's it's nice job on the cosmic rust..i guess, it doesn't really fot on him. The deep red of the cab shading on the legs look great. And he still needs the yellow and blue on his hips/crotch piece. Those damned short stacks and unchromed grill just will always stink no matter who does what with it though. Nice job all around though on him.
     
  10. destrongerlupus

    destrongerlupus #MoreSawBoss

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    Wow man, just wow!

    Love your work, as always!
     
  11. encline

    encline customizer of love TFW2005 Supporter

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    you need my address?
     
  12. chrisr291

    chrisr291 Master of the Unknown

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    phoenixliger Ogre

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    I realy like your paint apps on MP Prime. He looks so much better this way.
     
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    You should pick up the ebay smokestacks. I put them in my DVD Prime and they look great. I plan on painting mine one day similar to this. I agree with the above post about bringing out the autobot emblem a bit more. I guess I gotta see it in person to see if it really does come pop out more.
     
  15. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

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    Overall, this is really nice! I agree on the comment regarding the faction symbol. Something needs to be done to bring that out some. Also, the truck mode needs that silver stripe! I also think the rust is overkill. I think your weathering in robot mode is sufficient to show us that he's been around for a while.

    Great work, man! I also submit my vote that you need to do more of these! :D 
     
  16. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Custom is done and on ebay.
     
  17. simonatmac

    simonatmac The stop motion maker

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    Great job! long smoke stack will make it look better :) 
     
  19. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Added another pic with trailer.
     

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