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Old 07-12-2018, 12:38 PM   #1
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Tank Hunters, vintage photo re creation.

This is an old photo that I found on Google images, judging by the angle that it's taken from it's probably staged, but I still felt it had enough drama to warrant a 1/6th re do.

b6d7eef5e8ef644811c510f48a2296f8 by Peter Miles, on Flickr

This is the painted backdrop.

100_4460 by Peter Miles, on Flickr

My version of the photo.

100_4522 (2)_Large_Moment by Peter Miles, on Flickr

100_4527_Large_Moment by Peter Miles, on Flickr

100_4522 (3) by Peter Miles, on Flickr

100_4529 by Peter Miles, on Flickr


Thanks for looking,

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Old 07-12-2018, 01:19 PM   #2
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Re: Tank Hunters, vintage photo re creation.

Again, great work. Love your painted backgrounds.
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Old 07-12-2018, 07:09 PM   #3
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Re: Tank Hunters, vintage photo re creation.

That is excellent work, a great reconstruction and very nice to see the process
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Old 07-12-2018, 10:47 PM   #4
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Re: Tank Hunters, vintage photo re creation.

excellent work
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Old 07-13-2018, 01:59 AM   #5
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Re: Tank Hunters, vintage photo re creation.

Amazing work! Great looking backdrop!
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Old 07-13-2018, 11:49 AM   #6
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Re: Tank Hunters, vintage photo re creation.

This is great!
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Old 07-13-2018, 03:55 PM   #7
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Re: Tank Hunters, vintage photo re creation.

Each one is a masterpiece!
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Old 07-14-2018, 01:33 AM   #8
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Re: Tank Hunters, vintage photo re creation.

Excellent recreation. Certainly does impart the drama of the scenario
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Old 07-14-2018, 02:53 AM   #9
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Re: Tank Hunters, vintage photo re creation.

That is truly excellent!
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Old 07-14-2018, 09:46 AM   #10
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Re: Tank Hunters, vintage photo re creation.

Wow...masterfully done in every regard. Thanks for sharing, out of interest, do you also paint the backdrops???. Steve
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Old 07-14-2018, 05:50 PM   #11
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Re: Tank Hunters, vintage photo re creation.

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Wow...masterfully done in every regard. Thanks for sharing, out of interest, do you also paint the backdrops???. Steve

Thanks for your comments guys, yes SteveKrieg, I do paint the backgrounds.

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Old 07-14-2018, 08:26 PM   #12
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Re: Tank Hunters, vintage photo re creation.

Peter
Another fantastic recreation!!!

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Old 07-16-2018, 07:35 AM   #13
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Re: Tank Hunters, vintage photo re creation.

Fantastic dual skills there Pete and amazing how the two compliment each other very nicely. Steve
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Old 07-18-2018, 11:10 PM   #14
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Re: Tank Hunters, vintage photo re creation.

Peter, amazing work. Wonderful all the way around. I am always amazed and inspired when I see your vignettes.....Jim
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