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About doubleofive

Nerd/Geek. Webmaster for Star Wars Revisited, former co-host of Standard Orbit on Trek.fm. Hero of 7-year-olds everywhere.

Just A Little Longer

Progress is a little slower than i had anticipated. Finishing this damn wampa is proving more of a pain that i’d hoped, but it’s getting there. It didn’t help that, while watching the final workprint, i noticed that two shots … Continue reading

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Final Model Shot

On this day in 1980, The Empire Strikes back received it’s World premiere…… On this day in 1968, i was born……. And, on this day, the very final model created for ESB:R is being filmed. Just a few finishing touches … Continue reading

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ESBR Coming June 2017

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Echo Base Finishing Touches

Just adding the finishing touches to the Rebel transport hangar ready for filming tonight. A bit more snow to add to the floor in places and then finalise the lighting of the set. It’s lit by the daylight coming through … Continue reading

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March 2017 Update

Today i’m putting the finishing touches to the transport hangar miniature (well not that miniature with it measuring 9ft L x 6ft W x 3ft H 😉 ) Just the cosmetics now like adding the snow to the floor, adding … Continue reading

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February 2017 Update

Started layering the fur onto the mask. A very time consuming task as this has to be done in small sections at a time. I’ll be gluing the fur onto the mask as much as possible and then hair punching … Continue reading

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New Laptop & A Change Of Plans

A huge thank you to everyone that donated. I got the laptop today [yesterday]. Getting everything set up now ready to start filming. Reassembled the Transport hangar set and now installing the ceiling and floor lighting which should be complete … Continue reading

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