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 Post Posted: Thu Aug 28, 2008 5:11 pm 
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ok i am starting to learn how to fraken and i observed some of you guys work so i decidid to try :D
for know i am focusing on recoulor i dont remeber who did these 2 mechs all credit goes to the real makers i just painted them :D

First attempt:

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http://img165.imageshack.us/img165/1319 ... quahr4.gif

My version:

first attempt : (i was trying to get an aquatic Ms scheme )

http://img54.imageshack.us/my.php?image ... kuajy4.jpg

second attempt : (random cholor scheme lol)
http://img257.imageshack.us/my.php?imag ... ua2lk4.jpg

Second work :

Original:
http://img357.imageshack.us/img357/4816/m2astraylb2.jpg

my Version;

http://img254.imageshack.us/img254/1697 ... tedmo3.jpg

any feedback will be apreciated :D

software used paint.net [/i]

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 Post Posted: Fri Aug 29, 2008 12:47 pm 
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41 views and no coment are they that bad? :(

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I don't know how qualified I am to comment on other people's works, but I'll throw in my few cents.

Not bad! Style wise, there are a few things you might want to work on...

On the first two recolors - Your paint areas have some jaggies around the black lines. I'm not familiar with paint.net, or what functionality it has. If it functions similar to photoshop, you might try selecting a color area and color shifting rather than dropping paint.

Alternately, you could lift out the outline and turn it into a multiply layer rather than a normal layer. Both of these techniques will help get rid of the white dots all around your lines.

The second recolor looks pretty good, and pretty straightforward.

Congrats on posting! These kinds of linearts are pretty easy to work with, and a good place to start. When you feel pretty comfortable with these, try recoloring a less sharply defined lineart, like the mecha profiles from MAHQ. Those can get much more challenging to properly recolor, and will really help you expand your skills. Good luck!

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thx for the tips :D

paint.net is similar but a very downgraded version of it , i am getting photoshop soon

if you want info on it here you go xD
http://paint.net/

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this was originaly in green colors ( based in tank colors lol ) i lost the original but i got it here

http://img244.imageshack.us/my.php?imag ... anklb2.gif

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Interesting...you have the same frankening style as Draco Starcloud...

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Nightwing03 wrote:
Interesting...you have the same frankening style as Draco Starcloud...


plz elaborate on that lol i only paint he actualy knows how to bulid them :lol:

btw remeber this :

http://img337.imageshack.us/img337/2163 ... ynidn1.jpg

wat do you think?

http://img413.imageshack.us/img413/9504 ... ynifq9.jpg

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Nightwing03 wrote:
Interesting...you have the same frankening style as Draco Starcloud...


He didn't actually franken that monstrosity, he only recolored it.

That said, it's not bad. There are a few details that irk me though: notice how several patches are still green, like that shine spot on the right arm? If you can learn how to fix those, you'll be able to do alright.

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Strike Zero wrote:
Nightwing03 wrote:
Interesting...you have the same frankening style as Draco Starcloud...


He didn't actually franken that monstrosity, he only recolored it.

That said, it's not bad. There are a few details that irk me though: notice how several patches are still green, like that shine spot on the right arm? If you can learn how to fix those, you'll be able to do alright.


i told i did only recolored it , i will work on a second version of it and try to fix those errors
i am having problems working with layers :S

btw i found the orginal http://img516.imageshack.us/my.php?imag ... ankjy3.gif

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ok i really dont see any green spot on it however i tried painting it again


http://img516.imageshack.us/my.php?imag ... nk2vi7.jpg

edit 2 forget it i found it lol i was working with 75% zoom for some ood reason :lol:

fix : http://img206.imageshack.us/my.php?imag ... nk2cf6.jpg

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Actually, Strike Zero was referring to this one. I put in a few arrows pointing at the spots he was referring to... This is just another color to select using whatever "Color Replace" tool you're using. Something I do when I finish an image is to zoom out to 100%, then zoom in deep to see if there are any blotchy spots like these. They're pretty easy to take care of, you just have to catch them :P

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lol and i tought he was refering to the destroy tank , i will be more carefull with those errors thx :D

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so i have been busy lately to work on my recoloring but i manage to get some free time so here is a new work

original :

http://img502.imageshack.us/my.php?imag ... oh3ky5.png

recolor :

http://img411.imageshack.us/my.php?imag ... oh3na0.jpg

edit :forgot these one lol

original:
http://img222.imageshack.us/my.php?imag ... am2om8.jpg

Recolor :

http://img228.imageshack.us/my.php?imag ... damns3.jpg

akatsuki was on my mind lol for both

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If you're going to recolor other peoples' works, you should at least credit them in your posts.

That having been said, the quality of your recolors improves as you make more. My only complaint (that hasn't been said already) is that you seem to make the lineart rougher that the original version.

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Draco the Problem is that i saved this images on my HD and i dont remeber who maked then and i said on first post:

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ok i was only refering to those 2 but it applies to all , from now on i will say that i didnt maked them all credit goes to the real makeres on every post sory about that :oops:

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ok i requested the M1 astray with flight unit from red frame and beam rifle and shield since no one did it i decided to try it so here it is

only with flight unit :
i painted the flight unit since the colors from the were i took the wings (red frame ) were more darker )

http://www.freeimagehosting.net/uploads/c5cad7016e.jpg

same but with rifle and shield ( i know that the shield as a problem lol but i cant make magic wand work properly because the images from mahq are low res :/)

http://www.freeimagehosting.net/uploads/63d1c2ebc1.jpg


any feed back is apreciated and this is not final i am still working on it




edit : shield bug fixed :

http://img145.imageshack.us/my.php?imag ... nalax9.jpg

Final :

added more color on the wings tto look better

edit : ZOINKS uploded wrong picture

http://img55.imageshack.us/my.php?image ... al2lt1.jpg

any feedback is apreciated :D

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Scorpio[pt] wrote:
Draco the Problem is that i saved this images on my HD and i dont remeber who maked then and i said on first post:

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ok i was only refering to those 2 but it applies to all , from now on i will say that i didnt maked them all credit goes to the real makeres on every post sory about that :oops:


I made both of them =D THe only thing im suprised about is that people actually save my work O_O

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sory my conection stop working so here it is the recolor lol

made it because i didnt like that color on the murasame Ootsukigata

original: http://www.mahq.net/mecha/gundam/destin ... f-m12a.jpg

recolor :

http://img91.imageshack.us/my.php?image=mvfm12agu3.jpg

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I made both of them =D THe only thing im suprised about is that people actually save my work O_O


i save all frakens that i like =) lol

Edit :my first franken is above nightwing's post lol

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GN fan anyone ?

i was inspired by this post :lol: :lol:

Meteoid wrote:
I doubt that beam sabers could be used in that gas, they wouldn't hold together, so you'd just have a hilt spraying out GN particles till it ran out.

The solution...glue a giant fan to the front of the 00.

or should that be a GN Fan?


here it is lol

http://img396.imageshack.us/img396/7472/loleo3.jpg

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arche gundam in overflag colors this is a work in progress i am still trying to improve it

http://img514.imageshack.us/my.php?imag ... 000rt1.jpg

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so i tried to make my own request however i had no usable line art apart from legend backpack



Destroy mode
http://img600.imageshack.us/img600/3567/destroyn.jpg

Normal ,mode

http://img832.imageshack.us/img832/9009/normalgj.jpg


i know its quality its very low specially compared with others my photo-shop skills kinda suck
i am going to try painting the noir pack parts , using the recolor feature of paint.net failed massively

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