**** FINISHED: 1/48 Yak-1b Lilya Litviak, the VVS - Aircraft of the Aces GB.

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  1. N4521U

    N4521U Well-Known Member

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    #1 N4521U, Oct 20, 2011
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    Username: N4521U
    First name: Bill
    Category: Middle somewhere
    Scale: 1/48
    Manufacturer: Accurate Miniatures
    Model Type: Yak-1b
    Aftermarket addons: Eduard Belts, and cockpit detail set. Someones wheels. And someone elses flaps.
    Decals: Yes, Authentic Decals, will have to revere 32 to 23

    Well finally she iss fini! I am happy with the results. A little nicer build than the last one at the finish. You will notice no Lily, Annie said it would just be too silly to put a water lily there. If we ever find a real picture of the lily, maybe then. Never the less another GB submission.

    Bubalo Bill
    it's an Aussie thing.
     

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    N4521U Well-Known Member

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    #2 N4521U, Oct 20, 2011
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    And a couple, 3 actually extras of details.
     

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    Another Great build Bill, well done!
     
  4. N4521U

    N4521U Well-Known Member

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    Thanks Oz...... much appreciated
     
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    i like it Bill, well done
     
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    Me too - done a great job Bill.
     
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    yous guys are too kind......
     
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    Great looking yak.

    For some reason the Who song 'pictures of lily' is going through my head.
     
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    A very beautiful work, well done :thumbright:
     
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    Wow. Very nice. :)
     
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    Like the detailing in the cockpit, and fine canopy work, to top a lovely build.
     
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    Nicely done Bill. But these shots seem to be a little bit too dark on my screen. I'm not sure about others here but it can be a problem with a correct rating the final product.
     
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    Nicely done Bill!
     
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    Bill, you did an outstanding job on her. I like it.
     
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    I lightened them up some and will repost adjusted pictures here.
    The colors are pretty dark tho, hope this helps.
     

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    real nice work Bill!
     
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    Thanks Wayne.
    I am exceeding my own expectations.
    What more could one ask for. And, it's because of the examples shown on this site.

    Thanks to all who help so much...
     
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    Great job Bill. As a photo tip, don't shoot against a white background as your subject will be darker. A light/medium gray or blue is best I find.
     
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    I will try and find a roll of light blue heavy paper.
     
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