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ron p. nott
11-09-2002, 08:19 PM
Here is a picture of the colt cylinder i am working on ... There will be 2 more pictures taken throu the micro scope so you can see how i cut my back ground and how i do my shading....

ron p. nott
11-09-2002, 08:22 PM
Photo #2 is of the full pattern ..

ron p. nott
11-09-2002, 08:26 PM
And photo #3 .. these pictures were taken thru .. the micro scope ..

Don Cowles
11-09-2002, 08:40 PM
Ron, you're an inspiration. I'm still just drawing scroll patterns on paper!

ron p. nott
11-09-2002, 08:44 PM
Hi Don . I do hope i give every body that urge to keep trying .. I too still do it on paper ...

Tim Adlam
11-10-2002, 12:29 PM
Excellent work Ron!

How'd you take the shot through the microscope? Just put the lens up to the eyepiece and shoot?


ron p. nott
11-10-2002, 08:31 PM
Hi Tim .. Yes that is how i did it and for the close up i zoomedin useing the micro scope zoom ...