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Box Art of Linjo Models Aug. Release

Discussion in 'Figure News' started by meizi, Aug 17, 2011.

  1. meizi Active Member

    Hello to all here! We are proud to show you the box art of our latest release here. This bust is available now! Then let's have a look!

    Subject title: 3RD New Jersey Cavalry,1ST U.S. Hussars,1864-65
    Scale: 200mm
    Weight: 190g
    Material: Resin,5 Parts
    Code: LJ20015
    Sculptor: Chunmei Zhou
    painter: Hongwei Qin

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    dArtagnan, Steve, pipetrepid and 14 others like this.
  2. gordy Well-Known Member

    Excellent, one of my all time favourite subjects (y)

    Thanks for sharing Meizi :cool:
  3. sarouman A Fixture

    Hello Meizi!!
    I think that painting the bust made a difference!
    Finally it is very good overall product!:):)

  4. Tecumsea PlanetFigure Supporter

    Sorry and I have loved all of the releases so far but this guy has an oriental look to the face, pity because I like the subject.

    Mike Stevens likes this.
  5. polyphemus Well-Known Member

    I tend to agree with Keith on this. Somehow it just doesn't capture a feeling of the period. Maybe the slightly over garish painting doesn't help.

    Mike Stevens likes this.
  6. Edorta A Fixture

    Agreed. At the first view, looking at the little pic, I thought he was a chinesse warrior.:confused: But it´s a great bust, very well painted.

    Mike Stevens likes this.
  7. Einion Well-Known Member

    I was going to say the same thing about the face looking oriental when we saw this in the resin, but the pics were small so I wanted to wait until we saw larger photos or a painted version.

    It's a nice face overall, and some of the tweaks to make it look more caucasian wouldn't be too extensive*, but they'd be a challenge for anyone who doesn't sculpt much.

    *I would reduce the nostrils, increase the jut of the chin, maybe add a little to the cheekbones. While I was at it I'd add a slight flare to the bridge of the nose, but that's purely a taste thing.

    Mike Stevens likes this.
  8. AJLaFleche Active Member

    To reduce the effect of the East Asian look to the face, I'd lessen the effect of the five o'clock shadow, (as depicted it looks less full than a typical European beard). Conversely, filling it in more would have a similar effect. I'd reduce the eyebrows significantly and change the hair color to blond or redhead. I'd try to downplay the skin bulge below the eye with a shift in highlight and shadow.
  9. pipetrepid Active Member

    another nice bust for linjo! bill

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