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The Kiwi-I action of Middle-earth

noWizardme
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Sep 11 2013, 5:10pm


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The Kiwi-I action of Middle-earth [In reply to] Can't Post

Personally I think Peter Jackson et al did a great job of finding/making/enhancing suitable scenes from New Zealand. An unexpected side-effect turned up for me watching The Hunt For Gollum (http://www.thehuntforgollum.com/, an unofficial prequel shot mostly in Epping Forest, England - it seemed odd to be in a forest of recognizably North European tree species!

Disclaimers: The words of noWizardme may stand on their heads! I'm often wrong about things, and its fun to be taught more....

"nowimė I am in the West, Furincurunir to the Dwarves (or at least, to their best friend) and by other names in other lands. Mostly they just say 'Oh no it's him - look busy!' "
Or "Hold off! unhand me, grey-beard loon!"

Subject User Time
What scenery do you imagine when reading Tolkien? Specific places familiar to you? noWizardme Send a private message to noWizardme Sep 6 2013, 10:24am
    Mordor or Afghanistan? Meneldor Send a private message to Meneldor Sep 6 2013, 3:52pm
        Great picture! // noWizardme Send a private message to noWizardme Sep 6 2013, 3:58pm
    O Kheled-zaram fair and wonderful? noWizardme Send a private message to noWizardme Sep 6 2013, 4:18pm
        Good pic! Meneldor Send a private message to Meneldor Sep 6 2013, 6:36pm
    Mahopac, New York Darkstone Send a private message to Darkstone Sep 6 2013, 8:05pm
        Mahopac scenery… noWizardme Send a private message to noWizardme Sep 6 2013, 8:16pm
            Yeah, but.... Darkstone Send a private message to Darkstone Sep 6 2013, 8:23pm
    The highlands of Scotland Hamfast Gamgee Send a private message to Hamfast Gamgee Sep 6 2013, 11:11pm
        Maybe.... Rembrethil Send a private message to Rembrethil Sep 7 2013, 12:33am
    The Shire= Matamata rangerfromthenorth Send a private message to rangerfromthenorth Sep 10 2013, 11:47pm
        The Kiwi-I action of Middle-earth noWizardme Send a private message to noWizardme Sep 11 2013, 5:10pm
    Imagination sam90 Send a private message to sam90 Sep 11 2013, 8:21pm
        That's a really good point noWizardme Send a private message to noWizardme Sep 11 2013, 8:38pm
    Post Card Middle-earth wezan Send a private message to wezan Sep 22 2013, 5:23pm
        Welcome to the Reading Room , wezan! noWizardme Send a private message to noWizardme Sep 22 2013, 5:34pm

 
 
 

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