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Old 25 Jul 2007, 01:48   #1 (permalink)
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Default Less Static Vespids

Here is my first try at making some less static vespids.

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Old 25 Jul 2007, 09:56   #2 (permalink)
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they still look static, they dont look much better. it would help if you repositioned some legs.
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Old 25 Jul 2007, 10:19   #3 (permalink)
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I'd bend them a bit over, because if they fly, the wings support the weight, that way, they should be a little more...horizontal.
Just a suggestion though... Otherwise they look nice.
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Eh...I've seen this kinda thing before, it doesn't make them look much better. They still look static, they're just...standing in mid-air now. :P

Until they do resculpts, if you want cool-looking vespid models you're probably better off sculpting your own. If they're going to be flying they need to look more dynamic, like the codex picture.
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Old 25 Jul 2007, 13:33   #5 (permalink)
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They need some converting of the legs so they actually look like they're flying, instead of standing in mid-air. Some bending of the feet, perhaps.
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Old 25 Jul 2007, 15:09   #6 (permalink)
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If you're confident in your metal bending abilities, what I think you could do with some of the vespid models is position them at a sharper angle and bend/repose their legs to emphasize the motion. Perhaps have a small piece of terrain on the base that they could look like their taking off from
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Old 25 Jul 2007, 17:11   #7 (permalink)
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Whats different about them? All I see is some pins or somthing holding them up. Vespids are nasty models for looking so......... 3rd edition-eque, but its your first attempt so keep trying ^-^.
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Old 25 Jul 2007, 18:31   #8 (permalink)
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i tried but i screwed up the captain guys legs
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Old 25 Jul 2007, 20:34   #9 (permalink)
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+++I`m glad someone has done that, a model that can fly should not have all feet firmly on th ground.+++
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Old 29 Jul 2007, 19:06   #10 (permalink)
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Here are some that I've done. They really are a pain to get looking good; lots of patience with a pair of pliers and a hobby knife :P

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