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May Duel

Please choose your winner

Poll ended at 26 Jun 2016, 12:45

12th Cuirassier Regiment
11
41%
Napoleonic Cuirassier
16
59%
 
Total votes : 27

Posted by Dad's Army on 19 Jun 2016, 12:45

This is duel nr.148 folks!

The rules this time were:

The duel against mister X, who will duel every month..
- no base
- same Napoleonic French cuirassier figure
- montly duel mister X
- 2 pictures

You have a week to choose your winner.
Once again gentlemen take your places and may the best painter win.
Please leave comments after the duel has finished


"12th Cuirassier Regiment"

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"Napoleonic Cuirassier"


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Dad's Army  Netherlands

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Posted by Dad's Army on 26 Jun 2016, 12:52

Another duel against mr. X has been come to a end.
Both entries where really good, so it was a hard one.
But mr. X lost this one against mr. Andrea.
So congratulations to Andrea, but also to mr. X.
Both suberb painting work guys!

Thanks for dueling, and I would like to thank the 26 other voters for making this duel more fun!
If you would like to duel mr. X as well, take a look here
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Posted by Beano Boy on 26 Jun 2016, 13:59

i voted for the 12th,but this was a very close call to make,because i liked both Cuirassiers so much. Finally it was down to the horse i liked best,and so my vote went to Mr X.
Congratulations Andrea, :thumbup: a well deserved win,Buddy! and Mr X , :thumbup: perhaps next time you`ll get the top vote.
I was reminded of the two figures from this set i painted last year, for FIGZ! One of them was this one. BB
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Posted by Bluefalchion on 26 Jun 2016, 19:14

Very difficult choice this time, as both entries are excellent. I voted for the second entry after much deliberation. I think the photograph of entry no. 2 highlited the details of the horse and rider just a bit better. Congrats to both competitors!
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Posted by Susofrick on 27 Jun 2016, 07:40

Beautiful figures! And a very hard choice! But the duels gets more fun then! It IS good to use the brain! Even if it gets me headaches! ;-)
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Posted by MABO on 28 Jun 2016, 18:27

Hello Andrea, I think you are one of the best Nappy-painters here. So it doesn't surprise me at all, that you were the one who beats Mr. X in this duel. Congrats and nice to see some work from you. I know you are very busy in Africa. I hope to hear and see more from you soon.
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Posted by Peter on 28 Jun 2016, 20:35

I like them both, so it was hard to vote, but I did! ;-)

Congrats to both of you! :thumbup:

And go on Mr X, you're doing fine! :occasion:
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Posted by Mr. Andrea on 30 Jun 2016, 14:29

It was not easy to vote indeed; and I don't really understand why I won this round. So my big congrats to Mr. X and thanks for that touch of pink!
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Posted by Zed1 on 30 Jun 2016, 16:32

Congrats to the winner! And to Mr.X as well, who has painted a good cuirassier as well. :-)
For me, the higher degree of shadows/highlight of the second figure was the reason why I voted for it - although this needs a bit of abstract thinking because the effect works better on a figure not photographed in close-up. Well.
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