G1 colors DOTM sideswipe: My very first custom!

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G1 colors DOTM sideswipe: My very first custom!

Postby ricemazter » Mon Jul 30, 2012 11:12 pm

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Hello all. Here is my very first attempt at customizing anything. It's just a basic repaint of the deluxe DOTM sideswipe. I saw it in a walmart and said why not? Please give me any sort of feedback you guys can. Specifically I would like to know some tips on getting even coats, and even picture taking.
The main problems with the figure are of course the somewhat uneven coat, a bit of uneveness on the lines, and the picture itself (the flash makes it look a lot nicer).

Enjoy and comment.
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Re: G1 colors DOTM sideswipe: My very first custom!

Postby warwik311 » Tue Jul 31, 2012 2:08 pm

Looks pretty good. on my last one I did really thin coats and it all turned out much smoother. I'm actually planning on doing this to my DOTM Sideswipe too. I love the red details in robot mode.
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Re: G1 colors DOTM sideswipe: My very first custom!

Postby xyl360 » Tue Jul 31, 2012 7:42 pm

Very spiffy, it kinda looks like Dino/Mirage :)!
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