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Might some of the palace guard...

Arannir
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Nov 29 2013, 10:16pm


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Might some of the palace guard... [In reply to] Can't Post

... have more ceremonial than practical armours, perhaps? That could explain it. Similar to the helmets of the Tower Guard in Minas Tirith.


I really like them... although the bottom ones almost look too sinister, imho. Although this kind of works as the Mirkwood Elves will probably be portrayed relatively isolatonist, at least Thranduil compared to Galadriel and Elrond.


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Incredible concept art for Thranduil's guards. MatthewJer18 Send a private message to MatthewJer18 Nov 29 2013, 8:14pm
    Excellent design. Eruonen Send a private message to Eruonen Nov 29 2013, 8:25pm
        That's right up there with Azog.... ecthelionsbeard Send a private message to ecthelionsbeard Nov 29 2013, 8:35pm
    Very cool Carnivoran Send a private message to Carnivoran Nov 29 2013, 8:39pm
    In the bottom pictures, is that mesh over their eyes? Ataahua Send a private message to Ataahua Nov 29 2013, 8:55pm
        Might some of the palace guard... Arannir Send a private message to Arannir Nov 29 2013, 10:16pm
    Great design indeed! Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Nov 29 2013, 9:41pm
    Another page from the art book: MatthewJer18 Send a private message to MatthewJer18 Nov 29 2013, 10:12pm
    Any chance of getting a link to the original Tumblr post? Anduinel Send a private message to Anduinel Nov 30 2013, 2:10am
        Weta has it on their website ... Defiant Send a private message to Defiant Nov 30 2013, 3:18am
    Wonderful detail! Maiarmike Send a private message to Maiarmike Nov 30 2013, 7:51am
    Beautiful nandorin elf Send a private message to nandorin elf Dec 1 2013, 1:28am

 
 
 

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