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Thorin and Company - Full Body Rendering

News From Bree
spymaster@theonering.net

Jul 18 2011, 3:09pm

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Ringer Lotroel has just now sent us an update to his already impressive Photoshop compilation of all the dwarves in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit. You'll notice in this pic, Lotroel has speculated a full body rendition of Thorin in the middle of the image. Looks pretty darn good to us! Click on the image above for a large version. And don't forget to surf around our Hobbit section to learn more about each actor, character and more! [Hobbit Section]


aifeme
Rivendell

Jul 18 2011, 8:58pm

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The lower rest of Thorin looks sooo shopped...Almost like some figure from 90's games.


Bladerunner
Gondor


Jul 18 2011, 9:00pm

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Hmmm, doesn't feel right.... [In reply to] Can't Post

The bottom half appears incongruous with the top half of Thorin's image. While the top half conveys coiled intensity, the bottom half conveys a relaxed casual posture (taken from Gloin's pose). Additionally, the black is bolder on the original image and a little drabber in the bottom part. I'd almost prefer to wait for actual images from the production.

Howver, I applaud the imaginativeness and resourcefulness shown while additional official promotional images can be provided.


aifeme
Rivendell

Jul 18 2011, 9:05pm

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Why?? [In reply to] Can't Post

I don't understand why professionals promote their thing in such a lame way...


Rufus
Bree

Jul 18 2011, 9:08pm

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wowaren't we critical [In reply to] Can't Post

I think as an image to show us what he would belike stood next to the others it is good.


Dwimbruk
The Shire

Jul 18 2011, 9:11pm

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Clever, but not quite right... [In reply to] Can't Post

Thorin: so we've got... Gloin's bottom half flipped round with some sort of shiny stuff on the border of the tunic, plus Oin's belt :p

It's cleverly done, but as Blade says, his position is wrong i.e. his right knee should be bent as if he's swinging his sword towards us.

I would also imagine Thorin will have some mail bottom half...

Fun to have him there with all the others though :)


sushiking
The Shire


Jul 18 2011, 9:22pm

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Haha, it's funny because... [In reply to] Can't Post

Oin is about to smack Dwalin on the top of his head. And Dori is stabbing Thorin while Thorin is elbowing Balin in the face xD


sauget.diblosio
Tol Eressea

Jul 18 2011, 9:26pm

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looks pretty good... [In reply to] Can't Post

obviously pieced together but still looks pretty good-- good enough to get us through till an official full photo of thorin is released.


Sharky
Bree


Jul 18 2011, 9:45pm

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Is it just me... [In reply to] Can't Post

...or does (fellow countryman) James Nesbitt look a bit like George Harrison? Sly

And here we find you, feasting and... smoking!


dwarf_girl
The Shire

Jul 18 2011, 9:47pm

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He does not look proportioned, unlike the other dwarfs. [In reply to] Can't Post

 


Mad Hatter of Middle-Earth
Lorien


Jul 18 2011, 10:25pm

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As good as it could be [In reply to] Can't Post

without a real full body Thorin. Thanks though! Wink

All you have to decide is what to do with the time that has been given to you...


priell3
Lorien


Jul 18 2011, 11:24pm

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Thank you... [In reply to] Can't Post

...for your time, effort and talent to assemble this panorama of dwarves.

The use of bits and pieces from others for Thorin is quite clever.

MikeP


mulubinba
Rivendell

Jul 18 2011, 11:43pm

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yes!! [In reply to] Can't Post

 Thankyou for taking the time to do this for us. Smile


nenyacaster
Bree


Jul 19 2011, 1:42am

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wow [In reply to] Can't Post

It's quite a crowd, isn't it? Seeing them all, it makes sense they weren't able to discreetly make their way to the Lonely Mountain.


angelocrator
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Jul 19 2011, 9:08am

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Shoop [In reply to] Can't Post

Clearly photoshopped. The lower half ist quite blurry.

Lots of photoshopping goin on anyway. Hair, weapons, feet etc.

And finger-prosthetics everywhere.


Bullroarer
Bree


Aug 2 2011, 11:01am

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IT'S A DWARF FRANKENSTEIN! [In reply to] Can't Post

Rofl, its a dwarf frankenstein, it's Thoingloin XD. Nice attempt but the photoshopping is really obvious and Thorin is out of focus.

All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us- Gandalf to Frodo


Bullroarer
Bree


Aug 2 2011, 11:14am

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Armoured up and ready for action! [In reply to] Can't Post

I love how weta have armoured them up and given them those badass weapons intsead of they way the books describe them in which only thorin, gandalf and bilbo are the ones who carry weapons throughout the entire story, I just can't wait for the battle of five armies, i can only imagine what there going to look like then ( I hope Gloin where's gimli's armour and weilds his double bladed axe)

All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us- Gandalf to Frodo

 
 

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