Minor/Repaint: Starscream (Prime) Show Accurate

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by Cheetimus Prime, Feb 11, 2012.

  1. Cheetimus Prime

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    This is just the beginning...

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    Holy Crap! :thumb 
     
  3. lordTERRORSAUR

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    You really are good with these prime paint jobs, I could swear at times this was a pic from the show!
     
  4. Wars

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    That already looks awesome. Can't wait to see the finished piece.
     
  5. Rodimeister0088

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    looks good. i like the shine. the eyes are faded in on the show i think though, rather than a solid contrast between white and red.
     
  6. soymonk

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    The areas where the white meets the red on the eyes need to be blended a bit. They don't have hard, defined boundaries/edges like Megatron's eyes.

    I'm liking where this is going though.
     
  7. Cheetimus Prime

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    HA! Wow, you guys sure are demanding. I'm over here painting the tiniest of eyes under a magnifying glass for you guys. I've made the pupils smaller, which helps a lot, but the fading is a huge pain. I might cheat a bit with some pink. As small as they are you wouldn't even be able to tell.
     
  8. Cheetimus Prime

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    How's this?

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  9. soymonk

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    d'oh Forgot that we're talking about a Deluxe figure, my bad lol

    The eyes, however, do look a lot better now. Nice work with the details!
     
  10. Cheetimus Prime

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    I just thought it was funny. :) 
     
  11. Bountyan

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    Looks great. I want to do this to my Starscream but I'd probably end up screwing it up and making it look worse. Especially in such a tiny area.
     
  12. Rodimeister0088

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    thats actually much better. i know how hard it is. i did one similar, but the main paint apps didnt come out quite so glossy. Yours came out much better. Nice job man :) 
    EDIT: this is what mine looks like.
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    100_9534 by Rodimeister0088, on Flickr
     
  13. SG hailstorm

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    SWEET! you should check out mine! Although i didnt add face details (lines from his eyes to his mouth) but once i get a new detailing brush i'll probably give it a go
     
  14. [Wing_Saber-X]

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    woah. nice detaling on the eyes!
     
  15. Rodimeister0088

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    riiiiiiight lol. either way, great job on redoing the eyes.
     
  16. Cheetimus Prime

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    Ha!

    And thanks.
     
  17. soymonk

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    How's the rest of the figure coming along?
     
  18. Cheetimus Prime

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    Haven't had time for it. Not planning on selling it so it's not a priority. I'll be sure to post updates when I do.
     

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