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UTINNIII's Unique Universe!

Postby Utinniii » Tue Aug 01, 2017 12:48 pm

First up, Jeddah Streets WIP


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Dagobah

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Re: UTINNIII's Unique Universe!

Postby The Professor » Thu Aug 17, 2017 10:52 pm

These are awesome! I can't wait to see Jedha completed, and I love the detail on the tank. I haven't tackled a diorama in years, but this is an environment I would love to see. Great job so far!

I also really love your work on Dagobah. You captured the creatures from the McQuarrie art quite well.
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Re: UTINNIII's Unique Universe!

Postby Lance Quazar » Sat Aug 19, 2017 10:31 pm

WHOA. The scale of these is SO impressive. I really love the Jedha in particular. Love all the elements, the wires, doors, stairs. etc. etc. Clearly a ton of work went into this.

I'd love to see some "close up" pictures of figures walking around, doing stuff, fighting, etc. Not just a panorama of the whole thing. Get in close, make put in some cool action poses, make it look like a movie.


Awesome stuff. Can't wait to see more of your terrific work.
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Postby YAK_Chewie » Sun Aug 20, 2017 10:44 pm

These are great! You need to get on a photonovel kick!!

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Re: UTINNIII's Unique Universe!

Postby Utinniii » Fri Aug 25, 2017 6:26 pm

The Professor wrote:These are awesome! I can't wait to see Jedha completed, and I love the detail on the tank. I haven't tackled a diorama in years, but this is an environment I would love to see. Great job so far!

I also really love your work on Dagobah. You captured the creatures from the McQuarrie art quite well.


The buildings are done, but I want to add the dome topped boxes and make a bunch of figures. I'll straighten out the overhead wires more when I feel like it.

All the graphitti was in the movie, but possibly not where I put it. It is hard to see, but the 2 signs (clear rectangles but rounded on thin sides) have dust-free symbols on them. (In the movie they were sometimes lit.)

Build a Diorama! It is the best way to display figures. I had intended to make these buildings separate from the base so I could move them around as a playset, but decided to make it easy on myself and just attach them. I'm always happy to help out builders when I can.

Here's a tank update:
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Re: UTINNIII's Unique Universe!

Postby Utinniii » Fri Aug 25, 2017 6:33 pm

Lance Quazar wrote:WHOA. The scale of these is SO impressive. I really love the Jedha in particular. Love all the elements, the wires, doors, stairs. etc. etc. Clearly a ton of work went into this.

I'd love to see some "close up" pictures of figures walking around, doing stuff, fighting, etc. Not just a panorama of the whole thing. Get in close, make put in some cool action poses, make it look like a movie.


Awesome stuff. Can't wait to see more of your terrific work.


Thanks! It is the details that makes building so fun for me.

I will have some close up shots, once I finish the Tank and some other figures. Stay tuned, but don't hold your breath! I'm in vehicle mode ATM. Good news is one of them is the Jeddah beast.
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Re: UTINNIII's Unique Universe!

Postby Utinniii » Fri Aug 25, 2017 6:45 pm

YAK_Chewie wrote:These are great! You need to get on a photonovel kick!!

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Thanks!
I don't have the time (or photo skills) to do a photo novel*.

If anyone is ever in Toronto and wants to use my sets for their own PN; or wants a specific shot of mine to photoshop, I'm open to that.

* However, I do have an idea for a series like Hangers and Mash but I have to build the diorama for it first! It is on my top 5 of Dioramas to finish/build.
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Re: UTINNIII's Unique Universe!

Postby Jodo » Thu Aug 31, 2017 4:27 pm

Utinniii wrote:
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THIS TANK. THIS DIO. AMAZING.

By far one of my favorite set ups man. Nicely done for certain! :mrgreen:
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Re: UTINNIII's Unique Universe!

Postby Utinniii » Thu Aug 31, 2017 10:13 pm

Jodo wrote:
THIS TANK. THIS DIO. AMAZING.

By far one of my favorite set ups man. Nicely done for certain! :mrgreen:


For that compliment, and your kind words in your photonovel, here's my WIP. (I was going to wait until it was 100% finished before posting).

I have 2 wires to add on the front and a couple of finishing touches and the Tank itself is done. I'm also building the 3 Kyber Crates. They are mostly done, just the middle "lids" to do. Hopefully I can finish them this weekend.

You will notice I finally added NERF!!!!



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Lance, I added a bunch of figures but the photos were all crap. I'll retake them when I finish the crates.
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Re: UTINNIII's Unique Universe!

Postby Jodo » Thu Aug 31, 2017 11:44 pm

That is dang nice.
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Re: UTINNIII's Unique Universe!

Postby Utinniii » Thu Sep 07, 2017 10:55 pm

Thank kew!

And Lance and Chewie, you will be happy to know that I will be taking a lot of close up shots for a Short Photonovel I just wrote.

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