<< Previous Topic | Next Topic >>Return to Index  

Need your guys opinion on this color scheme I want to do for the NX-01

December 6 2017 at 10:00 PM

Chris Causey  (Login cwc11)
HyperScale Forums
from IP address 8.26.98.129

Hey guys, this is something totally different to me and need your guys opinion on a color scheme I want to do for my 1/350th scale NX-01 Enterprise Model that I am building for a Flory Models Sci-Fi group build. I am not going to be lighting this thing, nor am I going to be doing the Traditional Aztec painting. I want this NX-01 Model to have something different than what anybody else has ever done. I am going to be using mainly AK Metalizer paints with a few Model Master Metalizers as well. My question to you guys is do you like the way I have made this particular scheme in the artwork renduring through Photoshop with the Metalic Blue on the hull areas or do you think I should go ahead and do it in the Darker Titanium look that is shown on the bridge area to replace the Metalic blue. I figure I have alot of playing room with this since of coarse this is a fictional theme anyway. If you like the Metalic Blue, vote for Blue, and if you like the Dark Titanium, them vote Titanium, Thanks guys for your cooperation in this wacky experiment I am hatching.

Chris Causey

P.S. I have put notations in the Art work area showing what the colors would be I will use as well as where they will be going on the hull.

nUdThLGh.jpg?1


    
This message has been edited by cwc11 from IP address 8.26.98.129 on Dec 6, 2017 10:12 PM


 
 Respond to this message   
AuthorReply
Frank
(Login floch3)
HyperScale Forums
65.78.89.11

I love it Chris! I would suggest maybe a little bit of brighter metals scattered around

December 6 2017, 10:26 PM 

such as Airframe Aluminum and Chrome.
[linked image]

 
 Respond to this message   
George Campbell
(Login blueangelmodeler)
HyperScale Forums
68.109.111.103

Looks FINE to me --- Great work in Photoshop too !!! Go for it !! nt

December 6 2017, 10:33 PM 


 
 Respond to this message   
Pat Donahue
(Login pat9d)
HyperScale Forums
99.91.67.88

Funny I was just gonna mention that you should ask

December 6 2017, 10:51 PM 

Frank about this, but I see he has already responded.

 
 Respond to this message   
Tom Booth
(Login bookmark460)
HyperScale Forums
64.136.27.163

And don't forget the flame job, pinstriping, curb feelers and ....

December 6 2017, 11:43 PM 

Pep Boys 'downforce' boy racer rear wing. Rear view mirror fuzzy dice and a 'viva Mexico' bumper sticker too if you work well w/ tiny detailing.

Geez, gaudy. Did that scheme appear in a movie??? Or is it one of those comic book, vid game, online mini-series creations?

If I was after a 'make believe' (yeah yeah I know, it's ALL make believe) Space Fleet scheme, I think I'd go w/ an all Alclad job. 8-10 shades (get out the credit card!), w/ lite weathering/wear. Sinister, like some bad *** knight.

 
 Respond to this message   

Michael McMurtrey, Proud IPMS Low-# Thumper
(Login ZergOvermind)
HyperScale Forums
76.185.11.91

Those garish colors of the illustration are merely the code for the intended colors …

December 7 2017, 8:06 AM 

…several shades of Alclad, just as you suggest.
Michael McMurtrey
IPMS-USA #1746
IPMS-Canada #1426
Carrollton, TX

If ignorance is bliss, there's a lot of blissful people out there!

 
 Respond to this message   
 
  << Previous Topic | Next Topic >>Return to Index  

Posting or replying to messages on Plane Talking requires visitors to register:

  1. First you will need to register with Network 54, the Forum provider. Click here to register with Network 54. (If you already have a Network 54 Login you can go straight to the next step)
  2. Then, while signed in to Network 54, you can sign up for HyperScale's forums. Click here to sign up for HyperScale's forums.

Your user name and password will give you full posting privileges to all of HyperScale Forums.

Please note the following conditions of posting:

All contributions are welcome but please refrain from political or abusive comments, racially or religiously offensive remarks, swearing (including the thin disguising of swear words with asterisks and other characters), insulting language and crude metaphors. Please do not use Plane Talking as a public platform to complain about retailers or manufacturers (about issues such as broken or missing parts) before you have followed all normal channels to resolve any greivance. Plane Talking is not the place to conduct personal feuds or for posting personal attacks. Please do not post in capital letters only, as this is considered to be shouting and therefore impolite. Also, please do not post in 'texting message' word format. Any posts breaching these guidelines will promptly be removed from the server and the offender may be excluded from further posting to the HyperScale Forums. Off-topic posts may also be removed from the server.

In addition, Plane Talking is not a forum for the public criticism of the models that appear as Galleries or Articles. Please make any suggestions for improvements or criticism direct to the author via the email link at the bottom of the Article.

Finally, please note that this Discussion Group is privately operated and that I reserve the right to delete any post or cancel any registration for any reason whatsoever.

free counters