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September Duel

Please choose your winner

Poll ended at 09 Oct 2021, 17:02

On garde, Môssieu!
13
68%
Poor Constance
6
32%
 
Total votes : 19

Posted by Dad's Army on 02 Oct 2021, 17:02

This is duel nr.230 folks!

The rules this time were:

The duel against mister X.
- Musketeer Redbox set 72145
- Monthly 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

"On garde, Môssieu!"

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"Poor Constance"


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Dad's Army  Netherlands

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Posted by Dad's Army on 09 Oct 2021, 17:26

And another duel has been come to a end.
It was Mr.X who got the most votes, so Hurray for Mr.X.
He was up against Jan (Mabo).
Both got the same bleu uniforms, only Jan did use a blue trowser as well.
Great that an did do another duel, because others wouldn't take a month.
Thanks for that, and congratulations on both results!
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Posted by Bluefalchion on 09 Oct 2021, 17:45

Congrats to Mr. X and well done both duelers. It was a hard choice again this time.

The first entry I preferred the sharper details on the sash thingy and the photograph was better.

For Mabo's entry I preferred the face, hair, hat, and beard. Basically everything from the neck up!

In both cases, I found the background a bit distracting.

Thanks so much for entertaining us with this duel!!!
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Posted by Peter on 09 Oct 2021, 17:48

Congrats to both for this duel! And that's a nice win for Mr X! :thumbup:

@Jan: why "poor" Constance? :eh:
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Posted by Kekso on 10 Oct 2021, 07:49

I was very busy last week so I've missed this one :oops:
Great work from both... though choice
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Posted by MABO on 10 Oct 2021, 18:30

Congratulations to Mr.X! A well deserved revanche!

I committed to let the duel happen, but in the end I had not the time, that I hoped. So I had to hurry, but was still late. Sorry Mr.X and sorry Remco.

Thanks for the opportunity to paint some Musekteers finally. I really like the range from RedBox and since I am still a great fan of the old (one and only) film from 1948, it is so cool that we have figures to rebuildt it.

Peter wrote:@Jan: why "poor" Constance? :eh:


I named my pictures "Pour Constance" I think Remco get puzzled with French and English :-D

Finally: Thanks for all who voted for me.

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Posted by Ben90 on 10 Oct 2021, 22:05

Well done by both duellists! It was more or less a 50/50 decision to me...
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Posted by Mr. Andrea on 11 Oct 2021, 16:23

Funny that both contenders chose same background color! Yeah, hard choice, and Jan's picture penalizes his work, I am afraid. That blue uniform is worth a closer look, in real life. Mr. X color scheme was more effective and got my vote.
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